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Hue to Hanoi - Train+Bus Schedule
Train + Bus from Hue to Hanoi – Train Schedule/Bus Schedule + Timetable + Fares + Train and Bus Tickets.

Train Schedule – Hue to Hanoi
Bus Schedule – Hue to Hanoi
Faq + Travel Tips
Book Tickets to Hanoi


Hue to Hanoi – Train Schedule / Timetable + Train Tickets:

    • Hue to Hanoi – the most frequented train route from central to northern Vietnam
    • there are overnight sleeper + seat trains of Vietnam Railways
    • + luxury tourist trains Violette Train, Livitrans Express, Lotus Train (2-4-berths cabin, sleeper)
    • travel by train from Hue to Hanoi takes about 13-15 hours
    • train ticket from Hue to Hanoi costs about $19-76/pp (hard, soft seat, sleeper, luxury)
    • trains from Hue to Hanoi depart from Hue Railway Station (Nguyen Tri Phường Street)
    • arrival of train in Hanoi – Hanoi Railway Station (120 Đường Lê Duẩn)
    • trains of Vietnam Railways have sleeper cabins for 4-6 people, or hard + soft seats
    • the most cheapest train ticket from Hue to Hanoi costs about $19/pp – hard seat

Train Schedule - Hue to Hanoi

Departs in Hue

Arrival in Hanoi

Train Ticket

Train SE2 (soft seat, sleeper)

16:26

05:30

From $24.20

Train SE4 (soft seat, sleeper)

15:31

04:50

From $24.20

Train SE8 (soft+hard seat, sleeper)

01:39

15:30

From $21.20

Train SE6 (soft seat, sleeper)

05:00

19:12

From $23.40

Train SE10 (soft+hard seat, sleeper)

13:05

03:55

From $19.00

Train SE18 (soft seat, sleeper)

17:15

18:28

From $24.50

Train SE12 (soft seat, sleeper)

06:00

21:12

From $24.90

Train SE20 (soft seat, sleeper)

21:31

11:55

From $18.80

Violette Trains SE2 (sleeper)

16:26

05:30

From $68.10

Livitrans Express SE4 (sleeper)

15:31

04:50

From $68.10

Lotus Train SE2 (sleeper)

16:26

05:30

From $75.50

BOOK TRAIN TO HANOI


Regular and luxury tourist trains from Hue to Hanoi:

From Hue to Hanoi you can travel by train of Vietnam Railways, Violette Train, Livitrans Express.

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Regular train of Vietnam Railways from Hue to Hanoi, seats and 4-berths cabin (photo: Baolau)
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Violette Train from Hue to Hanoi, 4-berths cabin (photo: Baolau)
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Livitrans Express Train from Hue to Hanoi (photo: Baolau)


Hue to Hanoi – Bus Schedule / Timetable + Bus Tickets:

    • Hue to Hanoi by bus – a popular bus route from central to northern Vietnam
    • you can travel by day or overnight sleeper tourist bus from Hue to Hanoi
    • bus ticket from Hue to Hanoi costs about $12-18/pp
    • travel by bus from Hue to Hanoi takes about 13-16 hours
    • buses from Hue to Hanoi depart from various bus stations in Hue
    • buses from Hue to Hanoi arrive to various bus stations in Hanoi
    • bus companies: Hung Thanh, Hoang Long, The Sinh Tourist, Quen Café, Hanh Cafe
    • the most cheapest bus ticket from Hue to Hanoi costs about $12-13/pp (sleeper)

Bus Schedule - Hue to Hanoi

Departs in Hue

Arrival in Hanoi

Bus Tickets

Hung Thanh

17:00

06:00

From $12.90

Hung Thanh

18:00

07:00

From $12.90

Hey Travel

17:30

08:00

From $17.15

Quen Cafe

17:00

06:00

From $12.90

The Sinh Tourist

17:30

06:45

From $12.00

Hanh Café

17:30

07:30

From $12.00

Hoang Long

05:48

21:30

From $18.00

Hoang Long

07:48

23:30

From $18.00

Hoang Long

16:18

08:00

From $18.00

Hoang Long

18:48

10:30

From $18.00

BOOK TICKET TO HANOI


Tourist Sleeper Buses from Hue to Hanoi:

From Hue to Hanoi you can travel by various day and overnight tourist buses.

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The Sinh Tourist sleeper bus from Hue to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).
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Hey Travel sleeper bus from Hue to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).
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Hung Thanh sleeper bus from Hue to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).
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Queen Café sleeper bus from Hue to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).


icon-info-circle Faqs + Information – Travel route from Hue to Hanoi:

How to book tickets and flights from Hue to Hanoi?

    • You can search and book tickets+flights from Hue to Hanoi on Baolau or 12go.asia. Visit these search engines for current schedules/timetable and prices of trains and buses from Hue to Hanoi.

How long does it take to travel from Hue to Hanoi?

    • Travel by train from Hue to Hanoi takes about 13-15 hours (depends on the type of train).
    • Travel by bus from Hue to Hanoi takes about 13-16 hours (depends on the bus company).

How much does it cost to travel from Hue to Hanoi?

    • Travel by train from Hue to Hanoi costs about $19-76. It depends on the type of regular or tourist train. The most cheapest train ticket costs about $19 (hard seat). The tourist luxury sleeper train costs about $65-75 (Violette Train, Livitrans Express, Lotus Train).
    • Travel by bus from Hue to Hanoi costs about $12-18. Almost all the buses from Hue to Hanoi are sleeper buses.

What is the travel distance from Hue to Hanoi?

    • Travel distance from Hue to Hanoi by bus or train is about 700 km (it can change according the bus company).

Which train from Hue to Hanoi to choose? Which train is better?

    • The best trains from Hue to Hanoi are luxury tourist trains – Violette Express, Livitrans Express, Lotus Train.

What is better – travel by bus or train from Hue to Hanoi?

    • It is better to travel by train (sleeper). Travel by bus is not so comfortable for this long journey. There are also some direct flights from Hue to Hanoi, so you can also take a plane.

Are there high-speed trains from Hue to Hanoi?

    • No, there are not still high-speed trains in Vietnam. But there is a plan to build in the future a high-speed railway from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City (more information about this project).

What to watch out when traveling by train from Hue to Hanoi?

    • The most important thing is to watch your baggage in the train. You should also come to Hue Railway Station about 1 hour before departure.

Is it possible to buy some food in train from Hue to Hanoi?

    • Yes, you can buy some food in train from Hue to Hanoi. Some tourist trains have also some snack for free.

Is an e-ticket from Hue to Hanoi in smartphone acceptable?

    • For bookings with private tourist trains to Hanoi – New Livitrans Express + Violette Train, you will be required to complete the payment before submitting your order of train ticket. Your reservation will be processed and you will receive your e-ticket by email, ready to print and present when boarding the train in the station (you can use your e-ticket in your smartphone, but it is recommended to print this train ticket).
    • For bookings with regular trains – You can use your train e-ticket in your smartphone or tablet, but again – it is recommended to print your train ticket.
    • Read carefully the instructions before you book train tickets at Baolau or 12go.asia

Is there also a different way how to travel from Hue to Hanoi?

    • Yes, from Hue to Hanoi you can also travel by plane. There are a few direct flights every day. It is also the most comfortable way of getting from Hue to Hanoi. The direct flight takes only about 1 hour and 15 minutes. Direct flights from Hue to Hanoi cost about $50-170.

From which railway station in Hue trains to Hanoi depart?

What is the end railway station in Hanoi?

Where to go from Hanoi?

    • You can continue to travel eg. to Ha Long Bay (Cat Ba Island) or to the north – from Hanoi to Lao Cai by train. These travel routes are the most popular routes in northern Vietnam. From Lao Cai you can travel to Ha Giang or Sapa.

What you should not miss if you travel to northern Vietnam?

    • Only about 100 km south of Hanoi you can stop and visit Ninh Binh. There is a railway station in this city and after you visit this place you can travel by train or bus to Hanoi. Tickets are cheap and travel from Ninh Binh to Hanoi takes only about 2-3 hours. Another possibility is to visit Dong Hoi (Phong Nha-Ke Bang).
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Map of train/bus route from Hue to Hanoi, 680-700 km by land.


icon-arrow-circle-right Book train / bus tickets (or flights) from Hue to Hanoi – Schedule / Timetable:

(You can change your departure, arrival and date of departure, eg. Hue > Ninh Binh, Ninh Binh > Hanoi…)

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