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There are 8 ways to get from Dandong to Vietnam by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Noi Bai International  •  10h 20m

  1. Fly from Dandong (DDG) to Noi Bai International (HAN) DDG - HAN

$91 - $428

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  9h 18m

  1. Fly from Dandong (DDG) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) DDG - SGN

$110 - $503

Train, bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the train from Dandong to Panjin North
  2. Take the train from Panjin North to Shijiazhuang
  3. Take the train from Shijiazhuang to Nanning East
  4. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
  5. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

$257 - $390

Train via Guangzhou South  •  2 days 19h

  1. Take the train from Dandong to Tianjin West Station
  2. Take the train from Tianjin West Station to Guangzhou South
  3. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  4. Take the train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  5. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$268 - $433

Train  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Dandong to Dezhou East
  2. Take the train from Dezhou East to Shijiazhuang
  3. Take the train from Shijiazhuang station to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  4. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$405 - $516

Bus, train via Shangqiu  •  3 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Dandong to Dalian South
  2. Take the bus from Jianshejie terminal to Shangqiu
  3. Take the train from Shangqiu to Nanning East
  4. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  5. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

$230 - $325

Bus, train  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Dandong to Shenyang Taoxian Airport
  2. Take the train from Shenyang North Station to Hengyang
  3. Take the train from Hengyang to Dong Dang station
  4. Take the bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Drive  •  2 days 9h

  1. Drive from Dandong to Ho Chi Minh City 5011.7 km

$450 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Dandong to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥550 - ¥2800 and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Dandong to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥700 - ¥3300 and takes 9h 18m.

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The distance between Dandong and Vietnam is 3367 km. The road distance is 5011.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dandong to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 14h and costs ¥1600 - ¥2600.

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It takes approximately 10h 20m to get from Dandong to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dandong to Vietnam is to fly which takes 10h 20m and costs ¥550 - ¥2800. Alternatively, you can train via Guangzhou South, which costs ¥1700 - ¥2800 and takes 2 days 19h.

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There is no direct flight from Dandong Airport to Noi Bai International Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h and has two stopovers.

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Vietnam is 1h behind Dandong. It is currently 4:44 AM in Dandong and 3:44 AM in Vietnam.

Yes, the driving distance between Dandong to Vietnam is 5012 km. It takes approximately 2 days 9h to drive from Dandong to Vietnam.

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Shenzhen Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Air China and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Dandong Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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  • Distance: 3367 km
  • Duration: 10h 20m

What companies run services between Dandong, China and Vietnam?

China Southern Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines and two other airlines fly from Dandong to Hanoi 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dandong to Ho Chi Minh City via Tianjin West Station, Guangzhou South, Nanning, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 19h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Shanghai Pudong, Changsha
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Shanghai Pudong, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Shanghai Pudong, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Qingdao, Wuhan
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Beijing Daxing, Wuhan
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Shanghai Pudong, Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Yantai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Qingdao, Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $350
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Qingdao, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Yantai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dandong to Noi Bai International via Qingdao, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Qingdao, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Yantai, Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Dandong to Tan Son Nhat via Beijing Daxing, Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Dandong to Panjin North
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$40 - $50
Business Class Seat
$85 - $110
Train from Panjin North to Shijiazhuang
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$45 - $65
1st Class Seat
$80 - $100
Business Class Seat
$160 - $200
Train from Shijiazhuang to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$120 - $160
1st Class Seat
$200 - $250
Business Class Seat
$380 - $460
Train from Dandong to Tianjin West Station
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$90 - $110
Business Class Seat
$170 - $220
Train from Tianjin West Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$120 - $160
1st Class Seat
$210 - $250
Business Class Seat
$390 - $470
Train from Dandong to Dezhou East
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$65 - $85
1st Class Seat
$110 - $140
Business Class Seat
$210 - $260
Train from Dezhou East to Shijiazhuang
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $29
Business Class Seat
$55 - $70
Train from Shangqiu to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
11h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$110 - $140
1st Class Seat
$190 - $230
Business Class Seat
$350 - $430
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 D-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Dezhou East to Shijiazhuang
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $23
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 Shijiazhuang station to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
36h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $310
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Sleeper
$290 - $310
Train from Hengyang to Dong Dang station
Ave. Duration
16h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenyang North Station to Hengyang
Ave. Duration
27h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
$35 - $55
Hard Sleeper
$85 - $100
Soft Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Dandong to Dalian South
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Bus from Jianshejie terminal to Shangqiu
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
dalianbus.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
Shenyang Taoxian International Airport
Website
lnairport.com
Bus from Dandong to Shenyang Taoxian Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com

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The best way to get from Dandong to Dandong Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs ¥30 - ¥40.

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