There are 4 ways to get from Hainan to Hạ Long Bay by taxi, bus, ferry or plane

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

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Taxi, bus, ferry  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jinjiang to Haikou
  2. Take the bus from Haikou to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
  4. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

3 alternative options

Taxi, bus, ferry via Danzhou Nada  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jinjiang to Danzhou Nada
  2. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Nanning Langdong
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Hai Phong
  4. Take the ferry from Hai Phong - Ben Binh Pier to Cat Ba
  5. Take the ferry from Cat Ba to Hạ Long Bay

Fly from Haikou, bus, ferry  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Haikou (HAK) to Nanning (NNG) HAK - NNG
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
  3. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

Bus to Sanya, fly, bus, ferry  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya
  2. Fly from Sanya (SYX) to Nanning (NNG) SYX - NNG
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
  4. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hainan and Hạ Long Bay is 359 km.

The best way to get from Hainan to Hạ Long Bay without a car is to taxi and bus and ferry which takes 16 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 35 min to get from Hainan to Hạ Long Bay, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Haikou Airport to Nanning Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Hạ Long Bay is 1 h behind Hainan. It is currently 11:32 AM in Hainan and 10:32 AM in Hạ Long Bay.

Tianjin Airlines, Beijing Capital, Djibouti Air and five other airlines offer flights from Haikou Airport to Nanning Airport.

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There are 732+ hotels available in Hạ Long Bay. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hainan to Haikou Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs ¥6.

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Map of how to get from Hainan to Hạ Long Bay.
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  • Distance: 224.4 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 35 min

What companies run services between Hainan, China and Hạ Long Bay, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Jinjiang to Hạ Long Bay. However, you can take the taxi to Haikou, take the bus to Nanning Station, take the walk to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, take the bus to Ha Long Bay, take the taxi to Ha Long Bai Chay, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Danzhou Nada, take the bus to Nanning Langdong, take the bus to Hai Phong, take the walk to Hai Phong - Ben Binh Pier, take the ferry to Cat Ba, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay.

Airlines
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Sanya to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
GX Airlines
Website
gxairlines.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Sanya to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Djibouti Air
Website
air-djibouti.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Bus operators
Trip 8080
Website
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Danzhou Nada to Nanning Langdong
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Hai Phong
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Cat Ba Island Ferry
Ferry from Hai Phong - Ben Binh Pier to Cat Ba
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
baolau.com
ferry
Ferry from Cat Ba to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Other operators
Taxi from Jinjiang to Haikou
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75

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