Everything was perfect! In time departure and arrival, clean bathroom, luxurious car with snacks. Would highly recommend this and spending a few bucks more was the right call for me personally. Slept like a baby. Bring ear protection to ensure good sleep, but this is to be expected on a train.
Travelling between Hanoi and Dong Hoi is possible by Flight, bus and train. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Train is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 117.26 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 18.56.
How long does it take to get from Hanoi to Dong Hoi?
It can take you anywhere between 10 and 11 hours to travel between Hanoi and Dong Hoi depending on the means of transport you choose.
Bus is the fastest way to travel between Hanoi and Dong Hoi. Bus will bring you to your destination in 9h 10m. Train does a much slower job and take about 10h 49m to reach Dong Hoi.
How much does it cost to get from Hanoi to Dong Hoi?
Travelling between Hanoi and Dong Hoi can be as cheap as USD 18.56 if you opt for a Vietnam Railways (Đường sắt Việt Nam) train and as expensive as USD 117.26 if you buy a Laman Express Train ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Hanoi and Dong Hoi ?
30 from Hanoi to Dong Hoi starting from 06:10 Hanoi until 22:00 Hanoi
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Hanoi to Dong Hoi.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Travelling from Hanoi to Dong Hoi overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Hanoi and Dong Hoi
Hoang Linh (Hoàng Linh)
Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.
Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.
What is the most popular transport to get from Hanoi to Dong Hoi?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route