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There are 9 ways to get from Beijing to Vietnam by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Noi Bai International  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Noi Bai International (HAN) PEK - HAN

$195 - $436

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) PEK - SGN

$209 - $501

Fly to Danang  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Danang (DAD) PEK - DAD

$217 - $559

Train, bus via Ninh Bình  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
  3. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

$200 - $285

Train, bus  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

$206 - $306

Train via Nanning East  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Nanning East
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  3. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$205 - $335

Train  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  2. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$327 - $410

Train, bus via Đồng Đăng  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Nanning
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
  3. Take the bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Drive  •  2 days 1h

  1. Drive from Beijing South to Ho Chi Minh City 4225.9 km

$380 - $550

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving China are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

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Last updated: January 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to train and bus via Ninh Bình which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 2 days 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥1200 - ¥2900 and takes 7h 30m.

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The distance between Beijing and Vietnam is 3060 km. The road distance is 4225.9 km.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus via Ninh Bình which takes 2 days 5h and costs ¥1200 - ¥1900.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Beijing to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to fly which takes 7h 30m and costs ¥1200 - ¥2900. Alternatively, you can train via Nanning East, which costs ¥1300 - ¥2200 and takes 2 days 11h.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 50m.

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Vietnam is 1h behind Beijing. It is currently 3:20 PM in Beijing and 2:20 PM in Vietnam.

Yes, the driving distance between Beijing to Vietnam is 4226 km. It takes approximately 2 days 1h to drive from Beijing to Vietnam.

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Vietnam Airlines, Air Macau, Air China and Shenzhen Airlines offer flights from Beijing Capital Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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  • Distance: 3060.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 30m

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Vietnam?

Air China, Vietnam Airlines and two other airlines fly from Dongzhimen to Hanoi 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Beijing West Station to Ho Chi Minh City via Nanning East, Nanning, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 11h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $430
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Macau
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,700
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $500
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing West to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$130 - $170
1st Class Seat
$230 - $280
Business Class Seat
$430 - $550
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$27 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$29 - $45
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$40 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$55 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Beijing West to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
39h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $310
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Sleeper
$290 - $310
Train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing West to Nanning
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $50
Hard Sleeper
$80 - $95
Soft Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mai Linh Express
Phone
028 39 39 39 39
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
36h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn

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