How do I get from Hanoi to Hoi An?
The distance from Hanoi to Hoi An is about 800km and is easiest to travel by flight. When you decide to fly, you need to fly from Hanoi to Da Nang, from where you can continue by shuttle bus or taxi to Hoi An. Flying takes about 3.5 hours, including transfers, while the bus and train take roughly 17 hours.
How do you get to Dong Hoi?
You have 3 ways how it is possible to travel to Dong Hoi from Hanoi – take a direct flight, travel by train (seats or sleeper berths) or sleeper tourist bus. The most comfortable and fast way is to take a direct flight from Noi Bai International Airport to Dong Hoi Airport.
How do I get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?
1. TRAIN+BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An
- the best way is to travel by train to Da Nang and visit this beach city (20 km from Hoi An)
- travel by train takes about 16-19 hours from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang.
- there are about 7 trains every day of Vietnam Railways on this route.
How much is the bus from Da Nang to Hoi An?
Conquer the public bus There is a direct bus line between Hoi An and Da Nang. For just VND $25,000 (USD $1.00), bus number 1 will commute you between the two cities. Buses depart every 20 minutes, starting from 5:30 a.m. and ending at 6:00 p.m., and the journey will last about an hour-and-a-half.
Is Hoi An worth visiting?
Is Hoi An worth a visit? Yes, I think definitely think it’s worth a half day trip. It’s probably the best of Central Vietnam, and utmost effort has been put in to make the experience touristy-friendly (so much so that throngs of tourists have descended upon the old town). From Hoi An, it will probably take 4+ hours.
Is it better to stay in Hoi An or Da Nang?
Both destinations have pristine white, sandy beaches, with longer stretches in Da Nang. But Hoi An offers more historic sites and a European feel. Whereas Da Nang presents itself as a modern Asian metropolis with lots of high rises. In both Hoi An and Da Nang, there are a great variety of places to stay.
How many days in Hoi An is enough?
For anyone considering a visit to Vietnam, put Hoi An at the top of your list! I recommend a minimum of three full days to explore all that Hoi An has to offer. This gives you enough time to see Hoi An and its beaches, spend an afternoon in Da Nang, and maybe take a day trip to My Son (see below).
Is it better to stay in Hoi An or Danang?
Is it worth visiting Da Nang?
So is Danang worth visiting? Yes, sure. Danang is considered to be the ideal destination for roughly everyone, from the energetic young ones to the elderly.
Is Hoi An safe at night?
Hoi An is a small community so scams are nowhere near as rife as you may find in the larger cities. But you still need to be cautious, especially late at night and even more so if you have been drinking.
Is Hue or Hoi An better?
Where Hue is more hectic and historic, Hoi An has an old town that is just perfectly chilled out, with no traffic allowed in some areas. Hoi An during the day is very relaxed and there’s not much going on, but Hoi An has a really good cafe scene, way better than Hue.
How many days should I spend in Da Nang?
If you are visiting Da Nang, Hoi An and Hue and thinking how long you need to spend in the area, I would suggest you go for 4 days / 3 nights minimally.