Trains from Hanoi to Cat Ba

Trains from Hanoi to Cat Ba

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Hanoi to Cat Ba Train Schedule

Hanoi to Cat Ba Train Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Good Morning Cat Ba Bus Minivan 7pax Any timeVND 2,550k
Daiichi Travel VIP 7 pax 05:00 - 08:30VND 3,080k
Cua Ong Limousine Express 45 07:30 - 11:00VND 253k
Grouptour VIP 9 Express 09:45 - 11:45VND 403k
Grouptour Express 47 10:15 - 13:54VND 250k
Techbus VN JSC Express 45 13:45 - 17:55VND 259k
Grouptour Express 47 14:30 - 18:09VND 252k
Grouptour VIP 9 Express 16:30 - 19:00VND 345k
Grouptour VIP 9 Express 18:30 - 21:00VND 345k

Transportation from Hanoi to Cat Ba

Facts about the train from Hanoi to Cat Ba

Cheapest Train$6
Fastest Train1h 56m
Earliest Train6:00 AM
Latest Train6:46 PM
Daily Train Routes0
Distance97 kilometers
TrainVietnam Railways

Hanoi to Cat Ba Destination Reviews

Great way to travel to Haiphong from Hanoi...very clean and comfortable. Highly recommended and on perfect time.
Train #LP3 2nd Class AC seats only, Vietnam Railways (Đường sắt Việt Nam), Apr 6, 2023
We were not well informed that the station we arrived at was not the main station of Hai Phong..
Train #LP5 2nd Class AC seats only, Vietnam Railways (Đường sắt Việt Nam), Sep 19, 2022
34 customer reviews

How to get from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus by Train

Taking a train to get from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus is a safe, fast, and scenic option to travel the country. On certain routes, there are multiple train departures per day every 10 to 15 minutes. This is typical for intercity travel, while for long distance train routes there are fewer scheduled departures – plan ahead to choose the one that fits your itinerary best.

For long distance train journeys, we recommend reserving your tickets at least a few days ahead of your travel date. Buying train tickets via our online booking system will allow you to choose and reserve the best Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus tickets.

Buying your tickets online will help you secure the trip on the selected date and avoid queuing at the station.. When travelling on weekends and holidays it is recommended to reserve tickets much earlier due to a much higher demand. During high season, train tickets sell out quickly – do book as early as you can.

How far is it from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus?

Travelling by train, the distance from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus is 61 miles. Before setting on for a train journey, have a look at the map to find out what tourist spots or landmarks you will pass by – maybe they are worth a quick stop?

How long does it take to get from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus by Train?

Travel time from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus is estimated to be about 1h 56m. Trains ensure the fastest time to travel by land. As normally there is no congestion, the speed of travel is more or less constant and stops at train stations are rather short, train is almost always one of the quickest and safest ways to get from Hanoi and Cat Ba, bus.

The most important thing that may affect train travel time is the type of train. Ordinary trains travel at a speed of about 40 mph or 65 km/h to 65 mph or 105 km/h. Some intercity trains with shorter distances between stations run slower than 40 mph. Even with these low speeds, it can still be faster than commuting by car, bus or taxi.

The speed of express trains can reach up to 100 mph or 160 km/h. Modern high-speed trains can run at speeds exceeding 250 mph or 400 km/h.

These speeds of travel together with relatively short stops between stations can greatly shorten the duration of your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus by Train?

The train ticket price from Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus varies depending on the types of trains or carriages available.

Some trains feature different types of carriages, seats and berths offering various amenities and level of comfort.

Basic passenger trains which are often non-air-conditioned and have wooden, hard or old seats are normally cheap. Premium or luxury trains and coaches have a higher ticket price but are equipped with air-conditioning, toilets, and large soft seats with sufficient legroom to make train rides comfortable.

Considering the distance travelled, train is the most affordable means of transport. Also, ticket prices include 2 or 3 bags – sometimes even more – per passenger.

Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus timetable

Trains are great for long-distance travel. Double-check your travel itinerary and use the Hanoi to Cat Ba, bus timetable above with train departure times and arrival times to find the best train for your route.

Best-Rated Companies for this Route

Unlike buses or taxis which have numerous companies offering their services, train service is usually offered by just one major company in each country. As railway service requires a large amount of infrastructure, most railway companies are government-owned and are a part of the national transport system.

One of the best advantages of travelling by train is that railway stations are often conveniently located within or very near major cities and urban areas. Immediately on arrival to their destination, travellers find themselves in close proximity to important facilities like hotels, supermarkets, and hospitals.

If you travel with a lot of bags and luggage, trains are your best option. Luggage weight limits on trains are rather flexible and allow you to carry multiple bags with you.

Special or luxury trains feature sufficient legroom which allows you to stretch your legs and relax. In comfort and space these train seats can be compared to business class airplane seats.

Similar to buses, trains can provide a variety of amenities to make your travel more comfortable and enjoyable. Modern trains have WIFI service, a snack counter and a drinking bar. Onboard toilets can be a life saver for travellers with queasy stomachs.

Lastly, unlike buses and other overland means of transport, trains are very rarely involved in accidents.