How to get from DA NANG to NINH BINH?

How to get from Da Nang to Ninh Binh
How to travel from Da Nang to Ninh Binh? You can travel by train, bus or plane to Hanoi.

Train – Da Nang to Ninh Binh
Bus – Da Nang to Ninh Binh
Flight – Da Nang to Hanoi
Book Tickets to Ninh Binh

Ninh Binh in northern Vietnam is a place you should definitely visit.

    • Why should you visit this place? Ninh Binh is a great and easy to reach from Hanoi, offering lots of attractions and historical sights. If you are traveling to Hanoi, it is definitely good to stop there and visit some beautiful places like Trang An Landscape Complex, Hoa Lu Ancient Capital or Bai Dinh buddhist complex. Ninh Binh is one of the most popular tourist destinations in northern Vietnam, and many tours from Hanoi to Ninh Binh are also organized. However, even without tourist guide, it is very easy to move there, by bike, by motorbike, but you can very easily to walk there. Ninh Binh Has no airport, but there are 3 options how you can travel to Ninh Binh from Da Nang – by sleeper train or bus, teoretically you can also take a flight to Hanoi and bus/train from Hanoi to Ninh Binh.

From Da Nang to Ninh Binh you can travel by train, plane, bus.

    • From Da Nang to Ninh Binh – it is very far, travel distance is about 700 km by land. You have several transportat options between Da Nang and Ninh Binh. The most fastest way is to use a flight to Hanoi and from Hanoi you can travel by train or bus to Ninh Binh (Hanoi to Ninh Binh – 3 hours). There are also several trains every day, but the journey takes approximately 12-15 hours (depending on the type of train), in the train, of course, there are also berth cabins. It is also possible to use the bus connection, but it is rather better to travel from Da Nang to Ninh Binh by train of Vietnam Railways. There is no direct flight from Da Nang to Ninh Binh, but if you want to travel by plane, you can take a direct flight to Hanoi (or Hai Phong). This route from the south to the north of Vietnam is very busy so it is better to book and buy tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh online. From Ninh Binh you can easily travel to the north of Vietnam, eg. by train or bus to Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam.

How do I get from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?


1. TRAIN from Da Nang to Ninh Binh

    • travel by train from Da Nang to Ninh Binh is a cheap and comfortable way of transfer
    • travel by train from Da Nang to Ninh Binh takes about 12-15 hours
    • regular trains or tourist luxury Lotus Train from Da Nang to Ninh Binh
    • see the Vietnam Railway Map
    • one-way train ticket to Ninh Binh costs about $14-40/pp (1st+2nd class, soft or hard seat or sleeper berth)
    • train ticket for Lotus Train costs about $80-90/pp (1st class, sleeper berth)
    • railway station in Da Nang – Da Nang Railway Station (202 Hải Phòng, Phường Tân Chính)
    • railway station in Ninh Binh – Ninh Binh Railway Station (1 Hoàng Hoa Thám)
    • Book your train e-tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh online on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
    • one of the most frequented route – Da Nang to Ninh Binh – recommended – book your train tickets online!
    • you will receive your e-ticket to Ninh Binh by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone and present when boarding the train in Da Nang Railway Station
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From Da Nang to Ninh Binh you can also travel by train of Vietnam Railways, there are seats or sleeper berths (photo: Baolau).


2. BUS from Da Nang to Ninh Binh

    • yes, you can also travel by sleeper bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh
    • bus tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh cost about $18-20/pp
    • travel by bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh takes about 14-15 hours
    • the most cheapest way of transport between Da Nang and Ninh Binh
    • airconditioned sleeper tourist buses of Hoang Long or Hey Travel
    • Book your bus e-tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
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There are also tourist sleeper buses from Da Nang to Ninh Binh, day or overnight buses (photo: Baolau).


3. FLIGHTS from Da Nang to Hanoi


You can also travel by plane with a short stop in Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport.
You have to take a direct flight to Hanoi and in Hanoi you can travel by bus/train/limousine to Ninh Binh. Travel distance from Hanoi to Ninh Binh is only about 85 km. It is a most fastest and comfortable way of transport from Da Nang to Ninh Binh. There is no airport in Ninh Binh.

    • there are a lot of flights every day from Da Nang to Hanoi (Noi Bai Airport)
    • airlines: Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, Jetstar Pacific
    • flight time from Da Nang to Hanoi is only about 1.5 hour
    • airport in Da Nang – Da Nang Airport
    • airport in Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport
    • direct flights from Da Nang to Ninh Binh costs about $30-100/pp (there are cheap low-cost or business flights)
    • Book your direct flight from Da Nang to Hanoi online on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square

Ninh Binh – Tourist Map (Interesting places, hotels…):

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Map of Ninh Binh – What to visit, Interesting places, Accommodation, Historical sites…
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The best 15 homestays and ecohomes/ecohomestays in Ninh Binh. Ninh Binh Mountain View Homestay (photo: Agoda)
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15 best cheap hotels in Ninh Binh. Camelia Hotel Ninh Binh (photo: Agoda).
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Emeralda Resort Ninh Binh (photo: Agoda). The best luxury 4-5 star hotels/resorts in Ninh Binh.

Baolau – search + book and buy tickets online

– train, bus, boat tickets, flights mainly for Vietnam (also a tickets for Cambodia, Laos, Thailand…)
– ferry tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Nam Du, ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Cat Ba, ferry Con Dao to Ho Chi Minh…)
– tickets for Malaysia (eg. Kuala Lumpur to Penang, Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur to Malacca…)
– the price of tickets depends on the official price of transport company or airlines
– you can choose your seat or berth in a train (sometimes also in bus)
– read any other information about ticket before your order, read also frequently asked questions at Baolau

12go.asia – search + book and buy tickets online

– a specialist for train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly for Thailand (+ Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, China…)
– from 2018 you can book train tickets for China (Shanghai to Suzhou, Beijing to Shanghai, Shenzhen to Guangzhou…)
– ferry tickets in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Rong, Koh Phangan, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Chang
– tickets for the main travel routes in Thailand, eg: Bangkok to Krabi, Bangkok to Kanchanaburi, Bangkok to Koh Tao
– you can not use an online train ticket in Thailand, you have to print it
– if you buy train tickets in Thailand at 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient, King, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– more information about trains in Thailand

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Tourist boats in Tam Coc – Ninh Binh.
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Mua Caves + viewpoint in Ninh Binh.
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Trang An Landscape Complex (UNESCO) in Ninh Binh.
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View from Hang Mua viewpoint to Tam Coc in Ninh Binh.


icon-info-circle Information – Travel route from Da Nang to Ninh Binh:

1️⃣ How to book and buy tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • You can book tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh online on Baolau or 12go.asia.

2️⃣ How long does it take to get from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel by bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh takes about 14-15 hours.
    • Travel by train from Da Nang to Ninh Binh takes about 12-15 hours.
    • Travel by plane+bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh (via Hanoi) takes about 5 hours.

3️⃣ How much does it cost to travel from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel by bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh costs about $18-20/pp.
    • Travel by train from Da Nang to Ninh Binh costs about $14-40/pp.
    • Travel by plane / direct flight from Da Nang to Hanoi costs about $25-90/pp.

4️⃣ What is the travel distance from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel distance from Da Nang to Ninh Binh is about 680 km by train/bus/minivan.

5️⃣ What is the most fastest way how to get from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • The most fastest way how to reach Ninh Binh from Da Nang is to take a direct flight to Hanoi and then you can travel by bus/minivan from Noi Bai Airport to Ninh Binh, or you can take a train from Hanoi to Ninh Binh. Teoretically you can also book direct flight to Hai Phong and from Hai Phong you can travel by bus to Ninh Binh. You can book flights and bus/train tickets for these routes on Baolau or 12go.asia.

What to choose – train or bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh?

    • If you are thinking about train or bus from Da Nang to Ninh Binh it is better to choose a train transport.

How to travel from Hanoi to Ninh Binh?

    • If you take a flight from Da Nang to Hanoi, you have to take a bus, train or private transfer to Ninh Binh. There are various buses, minivans and regular trains of Vietnam Railways every day to Ninh Binh.

How to move in Ninh Binh?

    • Ninh Binh lies in lowlands, so the best way how to explore this are is to rent a motorbike or bicycle.

Is there an airport in Ninh Binh?

    • Ninh Binh has no airport, if you travel by plane you can book a flight to Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport (about 30 km north of Hanoi – Hoan Kiem) or to Hai Phong – Cat Bi Airport. Noi Bai Airport is about 130 km from Ninh Binh town, and Cat Bi Airport is about 150 km from Ninh Binh.

Where to travel from Ninh Binh?

    • You can travel from Ninh Binh to Hanoi by bus or train, taxi. Hanoi is the capital and it is only about 90 km from Ninh Binh. Another popular tourist place is Ha Long Bay (+Cat Ba Island, Tuan Chau…) and you can take a bus or minivan (about 4 hours) from Ninh Binh to Ha Long Bay.

Train Schedule / Timetable – Da Nang to Ninh Binh + Train tickets:

FULL UPDATED TRAIN SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Train Schedule - Da Nang to Ninh Binh

Departs in Da Nang

Arrival in Ninh binh

Train Ticket

Train SE2 (soft seat, sleeper)

13:55

03:17

From $21.60

Train SE6 (hard+soft seat, sleeper)

02:23

16:48

From $18.90

Train SE8 (hard+soft seat, sleeper)

23:04

13:09

From $14.80

Train SE12 (soft seat, sleeper)

03:03

18:06

From $20.90

Train SE18 (soft seat, sleeper)

14:40

05:46

From $21.50

Train SE20 (soft seat, sleeper)

17:53

09:06

From $18.40

Train SE30 (soft seat, sleeper)

10:47

03:04

From $18.40

Train TN4 (hard+soft seat, sleeper)

07:40

00:43

From $12.50

Lotus Train (sleeper)

17:53

09:06

From $81.50

BOOK TICKET TO NINH BINH


icon-arrow-circle-right Book your train or bus tickets from Da Nang to Ninh Binh + Schedule:

(you can change your departure or arrival place, eg. Da Nang to Hanoi, Hanoi to Ninh Binh…)


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