How to go → DA NANG to MUI NE? ☀️

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How to get and travel from Da Nnag to Mui Ne (Phan Thiet)? You can travel to Mui Ne by bus, train or plane via Saigon.

1. Train to Binh Thuan
2. Bus – Da Nang to Mui Ne
3. Flight + Bus to Mui Ne
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From Da Nang to Mui Ne (Phan Thiet) you can travel by train, bus, plane.

    • The travel distance from Da Nang to Mui Ne in Phan Thiet spans about 750 km by land, offering options of either train or tourist bus travel. The optimal and quickest route from Da Nang to Mui Ne involves taking a flight to Ho Chi Minh City (with low-cost flights starting from $30-45/pp) and then transferring to a bus bound for Mui Ne or a train headed to Phan Thiet. Direct flights between Saigon and Da Nang are available.
    • Additionally, there are trains from Da Nang to Binh Thuan (with Muong Man Railway Station located approximately 40 km from Mui Ne), enabling travel by train with a stop in Muong Man. Traveling by train to Phan Thiet represents the most economical transportation option, while another budget-friendly alternative is tourist bus travel. Bus tickets from Da Nang to Mui Ne typically cost around $21-49/pp, while train tickets from Da Nang to Binh Thuan start at $19/pp. Secure your bus/train tickets from Da Nang to Mui Ne or flights to Saigon online. From Mui Ne, you can explore further by traveling to Phu Quoc Island via Saigon.

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    • Da Nang to Mui Ne – a popular travel route from central to southern Vietnam, Mui Ne and Phan Thiet (Binh Thuan province) are renowned for their picturesque beach areas, attracting tourists seeking relaxation. Once a humble fishing village, Mui Ne now draws visitors from around the world. The sand dunes in the Mui Ne area are among the most popular attractions, while the region also offers excellent conditions for windsurfing and kitesurfing.
    • Situated approximately 20 km from Phan Thiet town, Mui Ne and Phan Thiet serve as gateways to Ho Chi Minh City (the second-largest city in Vietnam) and other destinations in southern Vietnam, such as Can Tho, Vung Tau, or Phu Quoc Island—the most visited island in the south. Although there is no airport in Mui Ne, flights are available only from Da Nang to Saigon. However, plans are in place for a new airport in Phan Thiet. The fastest and most comfortable option is to travel by plane followed by a bus/train journey via Saigon. Familiarize yourself with the weather in Mui Ne by reading this article before your arrival: Weather in Mui Ne.
Transfer Mode – Da Nang to Mui Ne: Travel Time Cost Range
Bus (Da Nang to Mui Ne) 14-16 hours $21-49/pp
Train (Da Nang to Binh Thuan) 14-16 hours $19-50/pp (seat, berth)
Plane + Bus (Da Nang to Mui Ne) 8-10 hours $50-120/pp

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How do I get from Da Nang to Mui Ne (Phan Thiet)?


1. TRAINS from Da Nang to Binh Thuan

A popular low-cost transportation option from Da Nang to Mui Ne is by train, but the train does not go directly to Mui Ne. Trains depart from Da Nang Railway Station to Binh Thuan Railway Station (Xã Mương Mán), this station is approx. 40 km west of Mui Ne and approx. 15 km from Phan Thiet city (see the railway map of Vietnam).

So if you arrive at Binh Thuan station, you will have to use some bus or taxi transfer to Mui Ne. So, as a result, this option may take a little more time than, for example, a bus trip. On the other hand, it is also a possibility to visit the city of Phan Thiet. There are regular Vietnam Railways trains from Da Nang to Binh Thuan that offer you seats and sleepers (beds in cabins for 4-6 passengers).

The Violette Train, a more comfortable sleeping train for tourists, is also included in the regular trains, this train only offers sleeping beds and is more expensive. Seats are always the cheaper option, sleepers are more expensive, train tickets from Da Nang to Binh Thuan range from $19-50/pp.

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The train travel time from Da Nang to Binh Thuan is approximately 14-16 hours, usually the times are kept according to the timetables. About 6 trains run from Da Nang to Binh Thuan every day. You can easily search and book train tickets to Binh Thuan from Da Nang online even in advance.

Regular trains also accept mobile phone tickets, it is not necessary to print them. However, always read all the train transfer and ticket information and instructions to avoid any complications. The train transfer is suitable for all travelers, the tickets are relatively cheap, but as a result, in terms of travel time, it is longer than the bus journey.

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Train of Vietnam Railways from Da Nang to Binh Thuan (photo: Baolau).


2. BUS from Da Nang to Mui Ne (Phan Thiet)

Another cheaper way to get from Da Nang to Mui Ne or Phan Thiet in southern Vietnam is by intercity sleeper bus. This option can be a bit faster than traveling by train, as buses go directly to Mui Ne, while trains go via Binh Thuan. Even so, it is a long route and the travel time by sleeper bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne is approximately 14-16 hours.

However, it is also necessary to take into account the fact that buses in Vietnam are also delayed and stop at other places before arriving at their destination. Various companies operate bus routes between Da Nang and Mui Ne, some of them are, for example, Hanh Cafe, Cocovip Limousine, Techbus VN, An Phu Travel or Queen Cafe.

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Most of them offer classic sleeper buses on this route, they can depart from and arrive at various locations in Mui Ne. Some buses to Mui Ne also leave from the popular historical town of Hoi An, which is a short distance from Da Nang. Bus tickets from Da Nang to Mui Ne range from $21-49/pp, these prices may change over time and season.

You can easily find and buy these bus tickets to Mui Ne / Phan Thiet from Da Nang easily online in advance. Read all the transfer and ticket instructions again. Bus transfer in Vietnam is mainly suitable for solo low-cost travelers, buses are relatively comfortable, but long travel routes can be tiring.

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From Da Nang to Mui Ne you can travel by sleeper bus (photo: Techbus, Hanh Cafe, 12go.asia).


3. FLIGHT + BUS from Da Nang to Mui Ne

The fastest and most convenient way to get from Da Nang to Mui Ne is by plane and bus via Ho Chi Minh City. In the near future, the airport in Phan Thiet should also be opened, so it is possible that direct flights to this place will also be introduced. So this option has 2 steps, a direct flight to Ho Chi Minh City from Da Nang Airport and then a bus or minivan transfer to Mui Ne (or a train to Phan Thiet).

The first step, a direct flight from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City, to Tan Son Nhat Airport is an easy and fast transfer option (see Vietnam Airports Map). The direct flight time from Da Nang to Saigon is only about 1.5 hours and the tickets are in the price range of $40-120/pp.

These flights are operated by the well-known Vietnamese airlines Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Vietravel Airlines, Bamboo Airways and Hanh Air Systems. VietJet Air usually offers the cheapest low-cost flights on this route. There are mostly Economy class flights on offer, but Vietnam Airlines, for example, will also offer you a higher flight class.

You can easily find and book flights from Da Nang to Saigon online in advance. Tan Son Nhat Airport is not far from the city center of Saigon, so you can go to Mui Ne directly from the airport or from the city. Some private buses or minivans leave from the airport as far as Mui Ne.

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The second step of the transfer is to travel by bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Mui Ne. On this route you can use various buses and minivans from many companies such as Hanh Cafe, Techbus VN, G5 Car, Grouptour, Duc Duong, Full Moon Party Tour, VIE Limousine, Phuong Trang (Futabus), Thin Phat Limousine or Kumho Samco.

These buses arrive at various locations in Mui Ne or even directly to hotels, you will always see this information when ordering tickets. The bus transfer to Mui Ne from Saigon takes approximately 4-6 hours, depending on where you want to go from and exactly where you want to go.

Classic large buses are usually a cheaper option than smaller, comfortable minivans and minibuses. Bus tickets from Saigon to Mui Ne cost $7-26/pp on average. So it is also a cheap way to get to Mui Ne. Again, you can find and book these bus tickets to Mui Ne easily online.

Allways read all the information and instructions for that transfer to avoid any complications. Transfer by plane and bus is the fastest way to get to Mui Ne from Da Nang, but it ends up being more expensive than traveling by train or bus.

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You can take a direct flight to Ho Chi Minh City from Da Nang.


FAQ + TIPS – Travel route from Da Nang to Mui Ne:

1. How to book tickets + flights from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • You can book train or bus tickets + flights from Da Nang to Mui Ne on Baolau ➜ or 12go.asia ➜.
    • You can also search another routes, e.g. Da Nang > Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh > Mui Ne…

2. What is the travel time from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • Travel by sleeper bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne takes about 14-16 hours.
    • Travel by train of Vietnam Railways from Da Nang to Binh Thuan takes about 14-16 hours.
    • Travel by plane+bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne (stop in Saigon) takes about 8-10 hours.

3. What is the travel distance from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • Travel distance from Da Nang to Mui Ne in southern Vietnam is about 750 km by land.

4. How much does it cost to travel from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • Travel by bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne costs about $21-49/pp.
    • Travel by train from Da Nang to Binh Thuan costs about $19-49/pp (seat,berth).
    • Travel by plane+bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne (stop in Saigon) costs about $35-120/pp.

5. What is the best and fastest way of transport from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • The best and fast way of transport from Da Nang to Mui Ne is to travel by plane + bus with stop in Ho Chi Minh City. Direct flight from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City takes only about 1.5 hour, and flights are cheap. Travel by tourist bus/train from Saigon to Mui ne takes about 5-6 hours.

6. What is the cheapest way of transfer from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • The cheapest way of transport from Da Nang to Mui Ne is to travel by train of Vietnam Railways.

7. Is there a direct flight from Da Nang to Mui Ne?

    • No, there is no direct flight to Mui Ne from Da Nang. If you want to travel by plane – you can take a direct flight to Saigon and from Saigon you can travel by tourist bus/minivan or train to Phan Thiet / Mui Ne.

8. Where to book a motorbike in Vietnam?

    • You can search + book motorbike or bicycle in Vietnam online on Bikesbooking ➜

9. Which beaches can you visit in southern Vietnam?

    • Southern Vietnam is known for various nice coastline and beautiful beaches. The best places for visit these beaches are in Phu Quoc, Con Dao, Vung Tau or Mui Ne. Read this article: The Best Beaches in Southern Vietnam.

10. Which islands you can also visit in Vietnam?

    • There are various popular and tourist islands in Vietnam. One of the most popular and visited island is Phu Quoc in southern Vietnam. You can read this article: 10 Best Islands in Vietnam.

11. How to travel solo in Vietnam?

    • Discover the wonders of solo travel in Vietnam as you explore ancient temples, cruise through scenic landscapes or karst sceneries, hike various national parks and ethnic villages and connect with the warm-hearted locals, creating a personalized journey of cultural immersion and breathtaking experiences.

12. What are the most interesting things or facts about Vietnam?

    • Vietnam, a country with a captivating allure, is celebrated for its breathtaking landscapes, including the mesmerizing limestone karsts of Halong Bay, the terraced rice fields of Sapa, and the bustling waterways of the Mekong Delta. Its rich history unfolds through ancient temples in Hanoi, the imperial city of Hue, and the Cu Chi Tunnels, providing a glimpse into Vietnam’s resilience during wartime. The country’s vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and warm hospitality further enhance the allure of this Southeast Asian gem. Read this: 15 Interesting Things of Vietnam.

13. What is the weather in Vietnam and what to expect?

    • Weather in Vietnam varies with a tropical climate featuring distinct wet and dry seasons. In the north, the dry season (October to April) brings cooler temperatures, while the wet season (May to September) is marked by higher humidity and heavy rainfall. Central Vietnam experiences a dry period (January to August) with lower humidity and a wet season (September to December) characterized by increased rainfall. In southern Vietnam, the dry season (December to April) offers warm temperatures, while the wet season (May to November) brings higher humidity and occasional heavy rainfall. For accurate information, check local forecasts.

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🚆 Train from Da Nang to Binh Thuan – Schedule / Timetable + Train Tickets:

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Train Schedule - Da Nang to Binh Thuan

Departs in Da Nang

Arrival in Binh Thuan

Train Ticket

Train SE7 (seats, sleeper)

23:27

13:56

From $20.00

Train SE1 (seats, sleeper)

12:47

03:06

From $23.00

Train SE3 (seats, sleeper)

11:29

01:53

From $23.00

Train SE11 (seats, sleeper)

16:13

07:26

From $20.00

Train SE21 (seats, sleeper)

08:00

23:31

From $20.00

Train SE9 (seats, sleeper)

06:21

22:28

From $19.00

Train SE5 (seats, sleeper)

08:51

01:14

From $19.00


🚍 Bus from Da Nang to Mui Ne – Schedule / Timetable + Bus Tickets:

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Train Schedule - Da Nang to Mui Ne

Departs in Da Nang

Arrival in Mui Ne

Bus Ticket

Hanh Cafe

15:00

13:30

From $23.00

Techbus

16:15

12:15

From $30.00

Queen Cafe

15:00

10:00

From $28.00

An Phu Travel

16:30

12:30

From $26.00

Cocovip Limousine

10:30

00:30

From $41.00

Cocovip Limousine

11:50

01:50

From $49.00

Cocovip Limousine

14:00

04:00

From $49.00

Cocovip Limousine

14:30

05:30

From $35.00

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