How to get from PHONG NHA to HANOI?

How to get from Phong Nha to Hanoi
How to travel from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi and where to book tickets?

Bus – Phong Nha to Hanoi 
Bus + Train to Hanoi 
 Bus + Flight to Hanoi 
 Book Tickets Online

From Phong Nha-Ke Bang National to the capital of Vietnam – Hanoi.

    • Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is one of the most interesting and visited parks in Vietnam (written in UNESCO, in 2003). This national park is in Quảng Bình Province and also from this place you can travel by tourist sleeper bus to Hanoi. Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam, the most visited city in northern Vietnam and also an important transport hub in the north. Hanoi is busy, but you should visit this place, because there are various historical important sites of Vietnam. From Phong Nha to Hanoi you can travel by 3 ways of transport – by sleeper bus or plane, train (train and flight from Dong Hoi). The most comfortable and cheap way of transport is to take a sleeper train of Vietnam Railways from Dong Hoi to Hanoi. You can also travel by bus or train to Ninh Binh, it is only about 95 km south of Hanoi.
    • You can book bus e-tickets from Phong Nha to Hanoi (+flights) on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square

From Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi you can travel by bus, bus+train or bus+plane.

    • Travel distance from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi is about 500 km by land. Travel by sleeper tourist bus from Phong Nha to Hanoi takes about 9-11 hours and tickets cost about $13-20/pp. It is the most cheapest option of transfer to Hanoi. You can also travel from Phong Nha to Dong Hoi by local public bus and in Dong Hoi you can take a train or direct flight to Hanoi. Travel by train from Dong Hoi to Hanoi takes about 10-12 hours and train tickets cost about $20-40/pp. Direct flight from Dong Hoi is the fastest way how to get to Hanoi, there is no airport in Phong Nha-Ke Bang, you have to go to Dong Hoi City. Direct flight from Dong Hoi to Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport takes about 1 hours and it costs about $25-60/pp. Dong Hoi is only about 45 km from Phong Nha. From Hanoi you can travel to Halong Bay. Book and buy your bus tickets from Phong Nha to Hanoi or direct flights and trains from Dong Hoi to Hanoi online.

How do I get from Phong Nha to Hanoi?


1. BUS from Phong Nha to Hanoi

    • there are some tourist sleeper buses from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi
    • travel by sleeper bus from Phong Nha to Hanoi takes about 9-11 hours
    • sleeper buses are modern and comfortable (night buses)
    • bus companies from Phong Nha to Hanoi: Hey Travel, Queen Cafe Bus, Hung Thanh, Hoang Linh
    • one-way bus ticket from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi costs about $11-15/pp
    • Book and buy bus e-tickets from Phong Nha to Hanoi on Baolau icon-external-link-square, secured online payment
    • you will receive your bus e-ticket to Hanoi by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present at the ticket counter of the station before boarding the bus in Phong Nha-Ke Bang
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Hey Travel sleeper bus from Phong Nha to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).
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Queen Cafe Bus from Phong Nha to Hanoi (photo: Baolau).


2. BUS + TRAIN from Phong Nha to Hanoi


1.step – From Phong Nha to Dong Hoi by bus/taxi

    • you can use local public bus or taxi from Phong Nha to Dong Hoi
    • it is about 45 km from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Dong Hoi
    • local public bus to Dong Hoi from Phong Nha costs about $1.50/pp

2.step – From Dong Hoi to Hanoi by train

    • trains in Vietnam is quite an interesting experience of traveling
    • travel by train from Dong Hoi to Hanoi takes about 10-12 hours
    • trains are comfortable and refurbished, you can buy snack + food
    • there are about 7-10 trains of Vietnam Railways from Dong Hoi to Hanoi every day
    • you can read this: Dong Hoi to Hanoi – Train+Bus Schedule
    • railway stations – Đồng Hới Railway Station and Hanoi Railway Station
    • one-way train ticket to Hanoi from Dong Hoi costs about $20-40/pp, seat or sleeper berth
    • Book and buy train e-tickets from Dong Hoi to Hanoi on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square, secured online payment
    • you will receive your train e-ticket to Hanoi by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present at the ticket counter of the station before boarding the train in Dong Hoi Railway Station

3. BUS + FLIGHT from Phong Nha to Hanoi


1.step – From Phong Nha to Dong Hoi by bus/taxi

    • you can use local public bus or taxi from Phong Nha to Dong Hoi
    • it is about 45 km from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Dong Hoi

2.step – Flight from Dong Hoi to Hanoi

icon-map-marker Hanoi – Travel Map – Interesting places:

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Google Map of Hanoi – What you can see and visit in Hanoi.

Baolau – search and book tickets online

– Baolau sells the train, bus,boat tickets, flights mainly for Vietnam (tickets for Cambodia and Laos, Myanmar…)
– ferry/boat tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Cat Ba, ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Nam Du, ferry to Ph.Penh, ferry to Quan Lan…)
– tickets for Malaysia (eg. Kuala Lumpur to Singapore, Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands, Malacca to Penang…)
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– you can use online train/bus e-ticket in mobile phone in Vietnam (Recommend – print your ticket)
– read other information about ticket before you order + frequently asked questions on Baolau

12go.asia – search and book tickets online

– search+book bus, train, ferry tickets, flights mainly for Thailand (also tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, India…)
– ferry tickets in Vietnam, Thailand…eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phangan, Koh Chang, Krabi to Phi Phi
– tickets for the most tourist routes…eg. Bangkok to Chiang MaiBangkok to Koh Kood, Bangkok to Surat Thani
– you can not use an online train ticket in Thailand, you have to print it (12go can deliver these train tickets)
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam in your smartphone (not in Thailand)
– if you order an train ticket in Baolau or 12go for tourist trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai (King Express, Fansipan…), you must pick it up at the station
– if you buy train tickets for Thailand at 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– more info about trains in Thailand

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Long Bien Bridge in Hanoi.
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The street vendors in Hanoi.
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Long Bien Bridge in Hanoi.
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Train street in Hanoi – popular spot of foreign tourists.


icon-info-circle Travel tips + Faqs – Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoiicon-angle-double-down

How to book and buy tickets / flights from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi?

    • You can book bus e-tickets from Phong Nha to Hanoi online on Baolau or 12go.asia.
    • You can search, book another tickets, e.g. train from Dong Hoi > Hanoi…

How long does it take from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi?

    • Travel by sleeper tourist bus to Hanoi from Phong Nha-Ke Bang takes about 9 hours.
    • Travel by bus+train to Hanoi from Phong Nha-Ke Bang takes about 14 hours.
    • Travel by bus+plane (direct flight) from Dong Hoi to Hanoi takes about 4 hours.

How much does it cost to travel from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi?

    • Travel by sleeper tourist bus to Hanoi from Phong Nha-Ke Bang costs about $11-15/pp.
    • Travel by bus+train to Hanoi from Phong Nha-Ke Bang costs about $22+/pp
    • Travel by plane (direct flight) from Dong Hoi to Hanoi costs about $25-60/pp.

What is the travel distance from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi?

    • Travel distance to Hanoi from Phong Nha-Ke Bang is about 500 km by bus and about 450 by plane from Dong Hoi.

What is the best and fast way of transfer from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi?

    • The best and fastest way of transport to Hanoi from Phong Nha is to travel by public bus/taxi to Dong Hoi and in Dong Hoi you can take a direct flight to Hanoi – Noi Bai International Airport, yes it is not a cheap way, but some sleeper buses are not so comfortable for a long journey.

What is the most cheapest way of transport from Phong Nha to Hanoi?

    • The most cheapest way of transport from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi is to travel by tourist sleeper bus.

Is there a direct flight from Phong Nha to Hanoi?

    • There is no airport in Phong Nha-Ke Bang, the closest airport is in Dong Hoi (about 40 km from Phong Nha). From Dong Hoi you can travel by plane to Hanoi – there are direct flights every day.

What to visit in northern Vietnam, where to go from Hanoi?

How to travel from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang?

    • From Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang you can travel by sleeper tourist bus or by train/plane+bus over Dong Hoi. It is the same way of travel route how you arrived to Hanoi.

Bus from Phong Nha to Hanoi – Schedule / Timetable + Bus Ticketsicon-angle-double-down

FULL UPDATED BUS SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Bus Schedule - Phong Nha to Hanoi

Departs in Phong Nha

Arrival in Koh Hanoi

Bus ticket - Price

Hey Travel

21:00

08:00

From $15.10

Hung Thanh

21:00

06:00

From $12.95

Queen Cafe

21:30

06:00

From $12.95

Hoang Linh

19:45

04:15

From $11.00

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Charm Boutique Hotel & Spa in Hanoi (photo: Agoda). 15 best hotels in Hanoi – Hoan Kiem District.
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Hanoi View 2 Hotel – Ngo Si Lien in Hanoi (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap / budget hotels in Hanoi.
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Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Hotel (photo: Agoda). 15 best luxury hotels in Hanoi – Vietnam.


icon-arrow-circle-right Book your tickets from Phong Nha-Ke Bang to Hanoi + Scheduleicon-angle-double-down

(You can change your departure and arrival, eg. Dong Hoi > Hanoi…)


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