There are 3 ways to get from Da Nang to Lao Bảo by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Da Nang to Dong Ha Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take a taxi from Dong Ha to Lao Bảo

$59 - $81

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Da Nang to Dong Ha Quang Tri
  2. Take a taxi from Dong Ha Quang Tri to Lao Bảo

$59 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Da Nang to Lao Bảo 152.1 miles

$18 - $27

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The distance between Da Nang and Lao Bảo is 183 km. The road distance is 243.3 km.

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The best way to get from Da Nang to Lao Bảo without a car is to train and taxi which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Da Nang to Lao Bảo, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Da Nang to Lao Bảo is 243 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Da Nang to Lao Bảo.

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There are four+ hotels available in Lao Bảo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Da Nang to Lao Bảo.
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  • Distance: 114.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Da Nang, Vietnam and Lao Bảo, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Da Nang to Lao Bảo. However, you can take the train to Dong Ha then take the taxi to Lao Bảo. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Da Nang, take the bus to Dong Ha Quang Tri, then take the taxi to Lao Bảo.

Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Da Nang to Dong Ha
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$4 - $5
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Hoang Long Transit Co
Other operators
Taxi from Dong Ha to Lao Bảo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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