Ha Noi, Vietnam to Hai Phong, Vietnam Bus Schedule & Fare

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Guide to Travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong - Top 5 Best Modes of Transportation

Discover the top 5 best ways to travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong for an amazing experience. How to travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong conveniently, quickly, cost-effectively, and comfortably? If you're planning a trip from Hanoi to Hai Phong, let's explore the 5 best modes of transportation with Easybook.

Hai Phong - Highlight Destination in the North

Hai Phong is one of the prominent destinations in the North, perfect for short day trips. When in Hai Phong, you can visit several famous places:

Hai Phong is an attractive tourist destination in the North.

- Do Son Beach: The island beach is divided into three zones I, II, and III. Zone II is the most beautiful area with clean water, white sand, and many quality restaurants.

- Hon Dau Island: Easily accessible, just over 5km from the city center. Visitors can experience a variety of fun activities and observe various animals such as deer, rabbits, and birds.

- Cat Ba Island: An island district only 9km from the city center, Cat Ba is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the city of flamboyant flowers. Here, visitors can visit many attractions such as the gas island, Cat Ba National Park, Lan Ha Bay...

- Long Chau Island: A tourist attraction known for its pristine nature and the freshness of the sea. It is also famous for a lighthouse that is over 100 years old.

- Bach Long Vy Island: This is the farthest island in the Gulf of Tonkin, more than 110 km from the mainland. Because of its remote location, the island retains its natural beauty, making it suitable for travelers who love exploration.

Especially, Hai Phong is famous for its diverse cuisine, and it would be a significant omission to overlook the local delicacies.

Guide to Travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong

To travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong, there are several methods for travelers to choose from. Rent a car or take a taxi

Traveling from Hanoi to Hai Phong has become much easier thanks to the Hanoi-Hai Phong expressway. Therefore, using private vehicles such as cars is a popular choice.

Traveling on the expressway by taxi or rental car is a time-saving option.

If you don't have a private car, you can choose to rent a car or take a taxi. The journey takes from 2 to 2.5 hours, and the route is straightforward. Although the cost is relatively high, you can have control over your time, pick-up points, and rest stops.


If you enjoy exploration and have a passion for adventure, try traveling from Hanoi to Hai Phong by motorbike. You will experience a completely new and exciting route. If traveling by motorbike, you need to take routes QL5 and QL5B, which are winding roads and may take time. However, this route is suitable for motorbikes. Remember to bring all necessary documents: ID, driver's license, vehicle registration, and obey traffic laws.


Buses are the most popular mode of transportation from Hanoi to Hai Phong nowadays, meeting all criteria: safety, affordability, speed, and comfort. Hanoi-Hai Phong buses have many bus companies, various routes, operating continuously from 5 am to 10 pm, with a frequency of every 15 minutes. Travelers only need to spend from 80,000 to 200,000 VND for a one-way trip. There are various ticket classes to choose from: 40-seater buses, 30-seater buses, limousines, and 16-seater buses.


Hai Phong train station is one of the oldest train stations in Vietnam and is still in operation. To buy train tickets to Hai Phong, you can start at Gia Lam station with trains such as HP2, LP2, SP6, LP8. The train will stop at Dong Hai 1 ward, Hai An district, Hai Phong city. Alternatively, you can choose to take a train from Hai Phong back to Hanoi. The experience on this ancient train route will be very interesting.

Traveling to Hai Phong by train gives many experiences

How long does it take to travel from Hanoi to Hai Phong?

The distance from Hanoi to Hai Phong is about 120km, depending on the chosen transportation method, the travel time will vary.

- Traveling by car or taxi takes about 2 hours if on the expressway. If traveling on QL5, QL5B, it will take longer due to winding roads and speed limits.

- Traveling by bus takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes due to additional time for picking up and dropping off passengers at various stops.

- Riding a motorbike to Hai Phong takes 3-4 hours and may take longer depending on your rest time. - Traveling by train from Hanoi to Hai Phong takes 4-5 hours.

How to book bus tickets to Hai Phong?

As a top-favorite destination, the demand for travel to Hai Phong is increasing. Among various means of transportation, buses are preferred due to their low cost and continuous operation throughout the day.

Easily book Hai Phong bus tickets on easybook

To book bus tickets to Hai Phong, travelers can buy tickets directly at the bus station, but there is often a long wait. In particular, during holidays, ticket shortages may occur, preventing you from traveling to Hai Phong. That's why online booking through preferred platforms is more advantageous. Easybook is the leading ticket booking website, linked with numerous bus companies, catering to your travel needs 24/7. With complete information on bus companies, departure times, ticket prices, and available seat locations, you can choose the most suitable means of transportation with just a few clicks. Additionally, you can also rent a car or book train tickets through easybook. There are various ways for travelers to move from Hanoi to Hai Phong, with buses being the most popular means of transportation. Visit easybook to book tickets and make payments with just a few simple steps.

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