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There are 8 ways to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus, ferry, car or night train

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Noi Bai International (HAN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HAN - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$45 - $179

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Fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  9h 33m

  1. Fly from Noi Bai International (HAN) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) HAN - SZB

$162 - $1,205

Bus, train  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vientiane
  2. Take the train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$67 - $159

Bus via Buriram  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Savannakhet Laos
  2. Take the bus from Mukdahan to Buriram
  3. Take the bus from Buriram to Nakhon Ratchasima
  4. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$104 - $109

Train, ferry, drive, bus  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
  2. Take the ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Ho May Tourism Area Pier
  3. Drive from Ho May Tourism Area Pier to Merang Jetty
  4. Take the bus from Merang Jetty to Klia T2
  5. Take the train from Klia T2 to KL Sentral

$248 - $374

Bus  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai
  4. Take the bus from Hatyai to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$114 - $127

Bus, night train, train  •  3 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vientiane
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
  3. Take the night train from Udon Thani to Hua Lamphong
  4. Take the train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Kuala Lumpur

$3,549 - $3,583

Drive  •  38h 55m

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur 1766.4 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $45 - $180 and takes 6h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $45 - $180 and takes 6h 52m.

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The distance between Hanoi and Kuala Lumpur is 2039 km. The road distance is 2826.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 18h and costs $110 - $130.

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It takes approximately 6h 52m to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly which takes 9h 33m and costs $160 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $110 and takes 2 days 11h.

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The quickest flight from Noi Bai International Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Hanoi. It is currently 5:19 PM in Hanoi and 6:19 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is 2826 km. It takes approximately 38h 55m to drive from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur.

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Vietjet Air and three other airlines offer flights from Noi Bai International Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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  • Distance: 1274.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 52m

What companies run services between Hanoi, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Savannakhet, Mukdahan, Buriram, Nakhon Ratchasima, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, and Hat Yai Bus Station in around 2 days 11h.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Noi Bai International to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T2 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Night train from Udon Thani to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
33h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$32 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
Eastern and Oriental Express
Train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3,500
Schedules at
belmond.com
Bus operators
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Ha Noi to Savannakhet Laos
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Mukdahan to Buriram
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Nakhonchai Air
Piya
Phone
0-2894-6330-2
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
bus
Bus from Merang Jetty to Klia T2
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easybook.com
27-7
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise
Phone
+856305351495
Email
vientianecitybus@gmail.com
Website
vientianebus.org.la
Bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
vientianebus.org.la
Ferry operators
Greenlines DP
Phone
+84988009579
Email
contact@greenlines-dp.com
Website
greenlines-dp.com
Ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Ho May Tourism Area Pier
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
greenlines-dp.com
Book at
12go.asia

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