Hanoi to Da Nang (Hoi An) Train

Hanoi to Danang Rail Map

Hanoi to Danang Rail Map

Basic Information of Hanoi to Da Nang Train

Hanoi to Da Nang Train is an important railway route in Vietnam. The railway length is 791km in total. It will take about 16 hours if you take train from Hanoi station to Da Nang station. Hanoi to Da Nang Train route convers 5 trains SE1, SE3, SE5, SE7 and SE19. For return trip Da Nang-Hanoi, trains SE2, SE4, SE6, SE8 and SE20 run daily. The average speed is about 49km/h. Hard seat, soft seat, hard sleeper, soft sleeper and VIP berth are available for travelers. Since Hanoi - Da Nang is a long trip, soft berth and VIP berth are advisable to sleep overnight on a train. The superior furniture and tidy environment will being you a sweet night. 

As the fourth largest city in Vietnam, Danang becomes a center of business, tourism and economy based on its crucial geographical position, which connects north and south area. A plenty of immigrants choose to live here every year. What’s more, Da Nang is near to Hoian Ancient Town and My Son Sanctuary, which are very popular scenic spots with great reputation all over the world. 

Bus and motorbike are two regular ways to Hoi An from Da Nang, taking around 1-2h. The whole distance is about 30km. In Hoian, you can chase spray on Cham Island, appreciate the colorful lanterns and taste local special food.  


How to Transfer from Danang to Hoian? 

The distance between Danang and Hoian is about 30km, you could take bus, taxi even motorbike from Da Nang to Hoi An. The most convenient way is taxi or private transfer, you could book a car with your hotel or find some reliable taxi companies.


Train Stations of Hanoi to Da Nang Train

 Hanoi Railway station (A Station, the Main Station)
Location:120 Le Duan Dtreet, Hoan Kiem District

 Danang Railway Station
Location: 791, Hai Phong Street, Thanh Khe District, Danang.


Hanoi to Da Nang Train Schedule

(Last Updated on May 14, 2020)

Depart
Arrive
Train No.
Train Type
Ticket Fare (US$)
06:00
22:25
SE7
Reunification Express
35-39
09:00
01:28+
SE5

19:30
11:08+
SE3
Reunification Express
43-61
Livitrans Express
79
Viollete Express
70
20:10
12:20+
SE19
Reunification Express
42-58
Lotus Express
63
Laman Express
82-145
22:20
13:26+
SE1
Reunification Express
40-59
Viollete Express
65


Da Nang to Hanoi Train Schedule

(Last Updated on May 14, 2020)

Depart
Arrive
Train No.
Train Type
Ticket Fare (US$)
02:23
19:12
SE6
Reunification Express
35-39
12:45
04:50+
SE4
Reunification Express
43-61
Livitrans Express
76
13:53
05:30+
SE2
Reunification Express
40-59
18:40
11:55+
SE20
Reunification Express
42-58
Lotus Express
63
22:59
15:33+
SE8
Reunification Express
35-39


Can I take a train from Hanoi to Hoian?

No, there is no railway station in Hoian. Danang is the closest railway station to Hoian, the distance is about 30 km. The bus takes about 90mins. Generally, you can buy bus tickets at “History of Sinh Cafe – The Sinh Tourist” in Pham Ngu Lao Street, which is the most famous ticket agency in Vietnam. Two buses run from Da Nang to Hoi An on 10:00am and 03:30pm daily. 

Bus from Danang to Hoian

Bus from Danang to Hoian

Hoai River, Hoi An

Hoai River, Hoi An

What can I expect in Hoian?

Countless tourists are attracted by the retro and romantic atmosphere of Hoian ancient town. You can trace the history at the Japanese Bridge and Fukian Assembly Hall, watch colorful handmade lanterns at Hoi An Night Market, enjoy the sunshine on the An Bang Beach and dive around Cham Island. What’s more, you can custom-tailor your exclusive clothes, which would be more meaningful than other souvenirs.


How can I get to Cham Island from Da Nang?

You can take speed boat at the wharf in Danang, which will take about 30mins. Please notice that any plastic products are not allowed to take to the island.

When should I arrive at the railway station to take the train?

Generally, travelers are suggested to arrive at the train station at least 1 hour before the departure.