11 Mar 2021

Hue and Danang are two famous attractions in Vietnam that have attracted a large number of tourists every year. Therefore, if you have the chance to arrive in Hue, don’t hesitate to travel to Danang. Let's find out the most suitable means of transportation to move from Hue to Danang! 

Table Contents
  • I - Travel by train from Hue to Danang
  • II - Travel by bus from Hue to Danang
  • III - Travel by motorbike from Hue to Danang
  • IV - Travel by taxi from Hue to Danang
from hue to danang
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The distance between these two cities is about 100km which is relatively close. Depending on which vehicle you choose, it takes an average of 2 and a half hours to travel. Currently, there are many means of transportation for you to choose from such as train, bus, motorbike, taxi, or joining a tour.

I - Travel by train from Hue to Danang

train from hue to danang

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It takes about 2 hours and a half hours to travel a length of 103km from Hue train station to Danang train station. There are about 5 trains to Danang daily in Hue station which start at 6:45, 9:35, 16:10, 19:55, and 22:50. 
Ticket price: Depending on the train you book as well as your seat, the fare ranges from 70,000 - 140,000VND/ ticket (~ 3 - 6 USD)
How to book tickets? 
- Option 1: Direct booking at Hue train station, address: No.1 Bui Thi Xuan street, Hue City. Hotline: 0234 3822 175
- Option 2: Online booking via website of Vietnam Railway Administration:  

II - Travel by bus from Hue to Danang

It takes from 2 to 3 hours and costs about 80,000 - 150,000 VND/ticket (~ 3.4-6.4 USD), depending on the bus you choose.

bus from hue to danang

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The Sinh Tourist
- Pick up point: 12 Hung Vuong street, Hue city 
- Drop off point: 154 Bach Dang street, Hai Chau district, Danang city
- Ticket price: 90,000 VND / ticket (~ 3.9 USD)
- Type of vehicle: bus with bed 
KT Travel
- Pick up point: 86 Le Loi street, Hue city 
- Drop off point: 24 3 Thang 2 Street, Hai Chau district, Danang city
- Ticket price: 90,000 VND / ticket (~ 3.9 USD)
- Type of vehicle: bus without bed
HAV Limousine
- Pick up point: your private address within 5-7 km from 20 Duong An street, Hue city 
- Drop off point: 445 Hai Phong street, Danang city.
- Ticket price: 140,000 VND / ticket (~ 6 USD)
- Type of transportation:  9-seat VIP  

III - Travel by motorbike from Hue to Danang

For backpackers, traveling by motorbike is the most suitable choice. Depending on the route you choose, it takes about 4 to 5 hours.There are 2 routes that you can choose
Route 1 - through Hai Van Pass: With this route, you will be able to see the natural beauty of the poetic Hue from Hai Van Pass to down below which are Lang Co Beach, Hai Van Gate,... 
Route 2 - through Hai Van Tunnel: The route through Hai Van tunnel is much easier, there are no bends like route 1. When moving near the tunnel, you can park your motorbike at the office of the managing organization and move by their bus to the other side of the tunnel. Your motorbikes will be transported by their truck. The price of transit through Hai Van tunnel is publicly listed as follows: 3,000 VND/pax, 5,000 VND/turn for a bike, 12,000 VND/turn for motorbike.

how to get from hue to danang

How to get from Hue to Danang? (Source: Blaz Erzetic) 

When passing Hai Van Pass, you will see the beautiful Lang Co Beach. This is an extremely interesting stopover. Therefore, if you have time, stay here for a day to relax and enjoy yourself. Or you can stop and rest at the highest point of the pass, fully admire the mountains and forests, poetic Hue beaches.
Safety warning: As you know, when traveling by motorbike from Hue to Danang, you will have to go through poor bends on sleeves which is quite dangerous. Therefore, to have a safe ride, you need to concentrate, carefully drive, check the weather and the motorbike carefully before going and remember to prepare a raincoat in case of rain and wind. 

IV - Travel by taxi from Hue to Danang

Travel by taxi is the means of transportation chosen by many tourists due to its safety and comfort. However, with a distance of more than 100km, the price to travel by this vehicle is also considered. It takes about 1,000,000 - 1,800,000 VND (~ 43.1 - 77.5 USD) depending on the number of seats as well as the route run. You can refer to some taxi companies in Hue such as:
- Taxi Thanh Cong: 0234 357 5757/0234 657 5757
- Taxi Mai Linh: 0234 389 8989/0234 382 4747
- Taxi Thua Thien Hue: 0234 381 8181
- Taxi Dong Ba: 0234 384 8484
- Taxi Huong Giang: 0234 378 7878 

As can be seen, you can get from Hue to Danang by train, by bus, by motorbike and by taxi. 

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