Phu Bai airport was built during the French colonial period, the French purpose built this airport to serve Hue city. After many upgrades and repairs, Phu Bai has become a big international airport in Vietnam.

Table Contents
  • I - Hue airport departures and arrivals information
  • II - How to move from Hue airport to city center
  • III - Lookup Hue airport map
Jan 20
Hue airport
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Phu Bai International Airport is located on National Highway 1A, the administrative boundary of Huong Thuy commune, Thua Thien Hue province, about 13km from the center of Hue city. This is an ideal destination for travelers who want to travel to Central Vietnam by plane.
Phu Bai was built in the 1940s by the French colonialists, the earth runway is about 1280x40m in length, after a long time it has been renovated and upgraded into concrete and has a size of 1800x40m. Currently, the airport is modernly upgraded with a flight route of 2700m long and 45m wide. The lighting system always ensures maximum technology and safety for night flights. To search for flight information, you can use Hue airport code as follow: IATA: HUI; ICAO: VVPB.

Airport in Hue
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Phu Bai was put into use and operated on March 26, 1976 with the mission of being a mixed airport, used for military and civil transit. On April 25, 1994, the Prime Minister approved a plan to renovate and extend the runway by 900 meters, to be able to receive more larger aircraft.
On August 29, 2007, Phu Bai airport in Hue Vietnam was decided by the Minister of Transport to become an international airport, and this is the fourth international airport in Vietnam. In the years 2000 - 2004, Phu Bai international airport was invested and upgraded the system to meet the standards and 24/24 operation, in addition, it was also a reserve airport for domestic and international routes. Other international airports were overloaded.

I - Hue airport departures and arrivals information

The flights to Phu Bai are operated by airlines such as Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Pacific Airlines, Bamboo Airways, and Jetstar Pacific, each airline has different quality, ticket price and number characteristics.

Phu Bai airport
Source: Internet
Summary Table of domestic routes with Hue airport:
Flight route Average number of trips / day Appropriate destinations to visit
Hanoi to Hue 3 Hue, Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Sapa, Mai Chau - Hoa Binh, Quang Ninh, Cao Bang ...
Ho Chi Minh to Hue 5 Ho Chi Minh City, Hue, Cu Chi Tunnels, Can Gio Beach, Ho Coc beach ..
Hai Phong to Hue 1 - 2 Hai Phong, Lan Ha Bay - HP, Cat Ba Island, Halong Bay ...
Da Lat to Hue 2 Da Lat, Mount Langbiang - Da Lat, Phu Yen, Khanh Hoa ...

II - How to move from Hue airport to city center

The distance between the airport and Hue city center is about 13km, after getting off the airport, visitors can  get to the city center and visit the popular attractions such as Hue imperial city, Perfume pagoda, Lang Co beach...
Bus: There are 2 bus routes to move from the airport to the city center.
- Bus No. 2: Phu Bai Industrial Park - Southern bus station - North bus station
Phu Bai Industrial Park - Southern bus station: 5,000 VND / time (0.22usd)
Phu Bai Industrial Park - Northern bus station: 7,000 VND / time (0.30usd)
- Bus No. 11: North bus station - Phu Bai Industrial Park - Vinh Hien
Ticket price: 7,000 - 20,000 VND / time depending on each stage (0.30 - 0.86usd) 
Hue airport shuttle bus to city: depart with a frequency of 30 - 60 minutes / flight. Ticket price 70,000 VND / person (3.02usd). Contact method:
- No. 38 Vo Thi Sau, Phu Hoi - 0534 93 67 69
- No. 20 Duong Van An, Xuan Phu, Hue City - 0901 159 006
- No. 78 Nguyen Phuc Thai, Hue City - 0988 857 28

Hue airport shuttle bus
Source: Wiki 
Phu Bai airport taxi: there are many taxi companies serving at airport to the city center that you can refer to, ticket prices range about 200,000 VND / way (8.63usd)
- Phu Xuan: (84-54) 878 787
- Dong Ba: (84-54) 848 484
- Mai Linh: (84-54) 3 898 989
- Thanh Do: (84-54) 858 585
- Thanh Hung: (84-54) 863 863

III - Lookup Hue airport map

Hue airport map
Source: Internet

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