There are 7 ways to get from Da Nang to Sapa by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Dienbienphu, drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Danang (DAD) to Dienbienphu (DIN) DAD - DIN
  2. Drive from Dienbienphu to Sapa

$287 - $1,315

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Da Nang to Giap Bat Ha Noi
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai

$22 - $30

5 alternative options

Fly to Hanoi, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Danang (DAD) to Hanoi (HAN) DAD - HAN
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa

$44 - $263

Train, bus  •  22 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Da Nang to Hanoi Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa

$34 - $49

Train  •  24 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Da Nang to Hanoi Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take the train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai Ha Noi

$46 - $77

Bus, train  •  31 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Da Nang to Phu Ly Ha Nam
  2. Take the train from Phu Ly to Hanoi
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi Gia Lam Bus Station to Sa Pa Lao Cai

$26 - $48

Drive  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Da Nang to Sapa 662.8 miles

$80 - $120

What companies run services between Da Nang, Vietnam and Sapa, Vietnam?

You can take a train from Da Nang to Sapa via Hanoi, Ha Noi, and Sapa Lao Cai in around 24 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Da Nang to Sapa via 121 Ton Duc Thang, Da Nang, Giap Bat Ha Noi, and Ha Noi in around 26 h 47 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Danang to Dienbienphu via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Danang to Dienbienphu via Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Danang to Dienbienphu via Buonmethuot, Hanoi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Danang to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Danang to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Danang to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Vietnam Air Services Company(VASCO)
Flights from Danang to Dienbienphu via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Da Nang to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$16 - $19
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$19 - $26
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$22 - $35
Train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$6 - $8
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$9 - $12
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$10 - $16
Train from Phu Ly to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$2 - $3
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$4 - $6
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Sapa Express
Website
sapaexpress.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
sapaexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
FUTA Bus Lines
Xe Sao Việt Bus
Website
xekhachsaoviet.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
xekhachsaoviet.com
Book at
vexere.com
Hoang Long Transit Co
Hung Thanh
Website
hungthanhtravel.vn
Bus from Ha Noi Gia Lam Bus Station to Sa Pa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hungthanhtravel.vn

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Da Nang to Sapa?

The distance between Da Nang and Sapa is 835 km. The road distance is 1060 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Da Nang to Sapa?

The cheapest way to get from Da Nang to Sapa is to bus which costs $22 - $30 and takes 26 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Da Nang to Sapa?

The quickest way to get from Da Nang to Sapa is to fly and drive which takes 7 h 35 min and costs $280 - $1,400.

Is there a direct bus between Da Nang and Sapa?

No, there is no direct bus from Da Nang to Sapa. However, there are services departing from Y Te Hung Vuong and arriving at SaPa Lao Cai via Da Nang and Ha Noi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Da Nang to Sapa?

It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Da Nang to Sapa, including transfers.