There are 6 ways to get from Hanoi to Chengdu by plane, train, bus or car

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  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Chengdu (CTU) HAN - CTU

$163 - $213

Cheapest option

Train China Railways K-Class  •  29 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai
  2. Take the train from Hekou Bei to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming to Chengdu

$32 - $64

4 alternative options

Train via Guilin station  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Hanoi station to Guilin station
  2. Take the train from Guilin to Guiyang North
  3. Take the train from Guiyang North to Chongqing West Station
  4. Take the train from Chongqing West Station to Chengdu East Station

$92 - $124

Bus, train  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai
  2. Take the train from Hekou Bei to Kunming South
  3. Take the bus from Kunming North to Chengdu

$53 - $68

Bus  •  31 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning China
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chengdu Wuguiqiao

$97 - $137

Drive  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Chengdu 974.1 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Chengdu is to train which costs $30 - $65 and takes 29 h 19 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Chengdu is to fly which costs $160 - $220 and takes 5 h 36 min.

More details

The distance between Hanoi and Chengdu is 1087 km. The road distance is 1558.6 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Hanoi to Chengdu, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between Hanoi, Vietnam and Chengdu, China?

Vietnam Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and two other airlines fly from Hanoi to Chengdu twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hanoi to Chengdu via Guilin station, Guilin, Guiyang North, Chongqing West Station, Chengdu East Station, and East station in around 26 h 11 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Chengdu via Danang
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chengdu via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Train operators
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi station to Guilin station
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Hekou Bei to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $16
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guilin to Guiyang North
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guiyang North to Chongqing West Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$28 - $33
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$85 - $110
Train from Chongqing West Station to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $29
1st Class Seat
$39 - $45
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $15
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 - $15
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$20 - $25
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Inter Bus Lines
Website
interbuslinesapa.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
interbuslinesapa.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming North to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning China
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chengdu Wuguiqiao
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Getting around the Cyclades, Want to know more about Flixbus? and Travelling around the UAE - to help you get the most out of your next trip.