Summer is the ideal time for the sea travel. It will be a great pity if you come to visit Vietnam in summer without taking a trip to the coastal city of Nha Trang, where you can admire the blue sea, white sand, yellow sunshine, stunning beaches and gorgeous coral reefs and visit bustling Dam Market and modern Vinpearland amusement park. In this article, we would like to instruct you how to get from Hanoi to Nha Trang.
From Hanoi to Nha Trang how?
Nha Trang is a beautiful coastal city in Khanh Hoa province. It is about 1300 kilometers from Hanoi.
There are many choices of means for moving from Hanoi to Nha Trang, but the airplane is the most popular means because of its convenience. Cam Ranh International Airport is located 36 kilometers from the center of Nha Trang. Three major airlines of Vietnam including Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar and VietJet Air all offers the flights from Hanoi to Nha Trang.
The ticket price for a flight from Hanoi to Nha Trang provided by Vietnam Airlines ranges from 1,814,000 VND to 2,309,000 VND, which includes taxes.
Apart from Vietnam Airlines, VietJet and Jetstar have one flight at noon every day with the plane fare from 1,099,000 VND to 1,132,000 VND.
From Hanoi, you can take a coach to Nha Trang at My Dinh bus station. The ticket prices of Hoang Long and TheSinhTourist are 710,000 VND.
In Hanoi, there are many North-South trains starting from Hanoi and going through Khanh Hoa. When traveling, you should buy tickets of SE1, SE3, SE5, SE7, TN1 whose starting point is Hang Co station and Khanh Hoa station is the ending point. After reaching Khanh Hoa railway station, you drive a motorbike and call a taxi to Nha Trang coastal city.
There are 2 routes for you to choose from:
- The first route
From the center of Hanoi, you follow Xa Dan and Giai Phong street to reach National Highway 1A in Hoang Liet ward. Then, you turn right to continue to go along Hanoi – Ninh Binh Expressway/ Phap Van – Cau Gie Expressway/ Expressway 01. After moving a distance of 78.7 kilometers, you will go through Cao Bo bridge, Nam Binh bridge and Tran Nhan Tong, from which you will follow National Highway 1A. After that, from National Highway 1A, you go straight to Bui Cam Ho / Highway 8B. Moving 16.3 kilometers, you turn to enter Highway 1A on the left. From here, you go along the National Highway 1A and turn to the Provincial Highway 657 to approach Khanh Hoa, which is just 70 kilometers from Nha Trang.
- The second route
From the center of Hanoi, you move toward the southwest to cross the overpass of Nga Tu So; take Nguyen Trai / Highway 6 and turn to Yen Son / Provincial Highway 419 on the left, then turn to Ho Chi Minh Highway on the right, which will take you to Thanh My, Nam Giang district, Quang Nam province. After that, from Thanh My, you turn left to reach Provincial Highway 610B, then turn right into Highway 1A. You go along Provincial Highway 657 to Khanh Hoa, from which you move a distance of only 70 kilometers to Nha Trang.
In reality, if you are staying in the capital of Vietnam, there are quite a few ways to move to other destinations. You can refer to How to get from Hanoi to Ninh Binh where you can explore famous sites like Tam Coc – Bich Dong, Trang Anh and Cuc Phuong National Park.