19 Jan 2021

Visitors who want to travel from Hanoi to Nha Trang can choose one of the various means of transportation such as plane, bus, train….. Each means has its own advantages and disadvantages and is suitable for different preferences of each person.

Table Contents
  • I – Flights from Hanoi to Nha Trang 
  • II – Train from Hanoi to Nha Trang
  • III – Bus from Hanoi to Nha Trang 
from hanoi to nha trang
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Hanoi and Nha Trang are two famous tourist destinations that every tourist should visit once when they come to Vietnam. If Hanoi impresses people with its diversity mixed with a bit of nostalgia and the excitement along with numerous breath-taking landscapes, famous dishes, Nha Trang overwhelms visitors by the natural beauty that is bestowed by nature and the unique specialties here.
The distance from Hanoi to Nha Trang is about 1,291km. To get to Nha Trang, visitors can choose one of three means of transportation including plane, train and bus.
Note: Traffic congestion in Hanoi is very bad, especially from 7:30AM to 9AM and 4:30PM to 7:00PM. If you already book a flight or train during this time, you should go to the airport, train station at least 1-1.5 hours earlier. 

I – Flights from Hanoi to Nha Trang 

flights from hanoi to nha trang
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The current airlines operating the Hanoi - Nha Trang route include: VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar, Bamboo Airways with flight time of about 1 hour and 50 minutes.
Airline ticket price: 1,900,000 - 5,500,000 VND / ticket / way (~ 81$ - 237$). 
Ticket booking directly at:
- VietJet Air:
- Vietnam Airlines:
- Jetstar:
- Bamboo Airways:
The advantages of travelling by plain includes flexible travel time and multiple flights per day. Furthermore, the travel time is short, only about 2 hour /trip, helping visitors to save their time, suitable for business travelers or those having a fixed business schedule.
Getting from Hanoi to Nha Trang by airline, you need to land at Cam Ranh airport before traveling to Nha Trang city. From Cam Ranh International Airport to the center of Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa is about 35km by road along the DT657I route. Visitors can choose the following means of transportation:
Taxi:  about 30 - 40 minutes with the price of 300,000 - 350,000 VND/trip (~ 12 - 15 $). Here are some taxi companies at Canh Ranh Airport: Taxi Mai Linh - 058.3.811.811; Taxi Nha Trang -; Khanh Hoa Taxi - 058.3.810810.
Bus: with a ticket price of 50,000 VND/person/way (~ 2.2$ ) and travel time of about 60 minutes, operating time from 5:30AM to 9:50PM daily.
Shuttle bus from Canh Ranh Airport to Nha Trang city: with the price of 65,000VND/ person/way (~ 2.8$). 

II – Train from Hanoi to Nha Trang

train from hanoi to nha trang
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If you travel to Nha Trang by train, it will take you about 22 hours, equivalent to a distance of about 1,300km.
- Starting point: Hanoi Railway Station (Hang Co Station) at 120 Le Duan, Dong Da District, Hanoi City.
- Destination: Nha Trang Railway Station at 17 Thai Nguyen Street, Phuoc Tan Ward, Nha Trang City.
- Fare: 640,000 - 1,345,000 VND/ticket/person (~ 27.5 - 58 $) for soft seat or air-conditioned berth.
- Ticket booking: Buy tickets directly at the ticket booth of Hanoi station or online booking on website:
For the majority of visitors, travelling by train is quite an enjoyable experience. The road is quite safe, the service quality is quite good, and noise control is stable. However, the travel time is quite long, so you need to consider your schedule.

III – Bus from Hanoi to Nha Trang 

nha trang landscape along the way from hanoi
Source: Dac Duy
If you need flexible travel time, you can choose to travel by bus. Currently, there are many bus companies operating the route from Hanoi - Nha Trang.
Distance: 1,291km if travelling along National Route 1A and 1,597km if travelling along Route 13.
Respective travel time: NR1A - 22h50m and Route 13 - 23h20m.
Sleeping bus fare is from 600,000 to 750,000 VND/way/person (~ 25 - 32 $).
Some bus companies operating Hanoi - Nha Trang route:
 - Hoang Long Bus: 1900 9696 81
 - Hoang Thin Bus: +84 949.225.656
 - Hien Phuoc Bus: +84 936.796.264
This means of transportation is quite convenient, with flexible departure time. Furthermore, soft-berth buses are well-invested in terms of interior to provide the fastest and most comfortable journey for visitors.
In conclusion: With a distance of nearly 1000km, taking a flight from Hanoi to Nha Trang is the best choice for time saving. If you have a lot of time and do love experiencing traveling by train or bus, you can consider the other two options.
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