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

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Fly to Noi Bai International  •  7h 35m

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

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Fly to Danang  •  9h 21m

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

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  10h 37m

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

Train, bus  •  2 days 8h

  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 Se7

Train via Nanning East  •  2 days 16h

  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 Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City Se7

Train, taxi, bus  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Dong Dang station
  2. Take a taxi from Dong Dang station to Thai Nguyen
  3. Take the bus from Thai Nguyen to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Train  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  2. Take the train from Ha Noi to Di An

Train #2  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  2. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City Se7

Drive  •  2 days 1h

  1. Drive from Beijing South to Ho Chi Minh City 4233.8 km

Beijing to Vietnam by train

7 Weekly Trains
2 days 16h Average Duration
$194 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

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.

Last updated: May 23 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to train and bus which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 2 days 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥1600 - ¥5500 and takes 7h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beijing to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Beijing West and arriving at Ho Chi Minh City via Nanning East, Nanning, Gia Lam and Hanoi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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The distance between Beijing and Vietnam is 3060 km. The road distance is 4233.8 km.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 8h and costs ¥1200 - ¥1900.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Beijing to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Beijing to Vietnam train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Beijing West station.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Vietnam is to fly which takes 7h 35m and costs ¥1600 - ¥5500. Alternatively, you can train via Nanning East, which costs ¥1200 - ¥2200 and takes 2 days 16h.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 55m.

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Beijing to Vietnam train services, operated by Vietnam Railways, arrive at Ho Chi Minh City station.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 3060.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Vietnam?

Vietnam Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines and two other airlines fly from Dongzhimen to Hanoi 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Beijing West Station to Ho Chi Minh City via Nanning East, Nanning, Hanoi Gia Lam Station, Gia Lam, and Hanoi in around 2 days 16h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International, Danang
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,200
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,500
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,400
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tan Son Nhat via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $2,000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing West to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$130 - $170
1st Class Seat
$220 - $270
Business Class Seat
$420 - $500
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
34h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $45
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $80
Train from Ha Noi to Di An
Ave. Duration
34h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
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Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Beijing West to Dong Dang station
Ave. Duration
33h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $310
Schedules at
booking.baolau.com
Sleeper
$290 - $310
Train from Beijing West to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
39h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $310
Schedules at
booking.baolau.com
Sleeper
$290 - $310
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Thai Nguyen to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
39h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Dong Dang station to Thai Nguyen
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between Beijing to Vietnam is 4234 km. It takes approximately 2 days 1h to drive from Beijing to Vietnam.

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

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Capital Airport is to subway which takes 30 min and costs ¥25.

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