There are 6 ways to get from Hanoi to Sanya by bus, train, car, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning China
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
  3. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya

$83

Cheapest option

Bus via Ha Noi  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
  3. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya

$52 - $53

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Train, bus  •  23 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Hanoi station to Nanning
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
  3. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya

$52 - $53

Train, bus via Qionghai  •  24 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hanoi station to Nanning
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Qionghai
  3. Take the train from Qionghai to Yalongwan

$56 - $60

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Hai'an Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
  3. Drive from Haikou Port to Sanya

Fly  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Sanya (SYX) HAN - SYX

$184 - $704

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The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Sanya is to bus which costs $52 - $53 and takes 20 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Sanya is to fly which costs $180 - $750 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The distance between Hanoi and Sanya is 493 km.

The best way to get from Hanoi to Sanya without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 12 min and costs $84.

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It takes approximately 20 h 12 min to get from Hanoi to Sanya, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Sanya is to bus which takes 20 h 12 min and costs $84. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $180 - $750 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hanoi Airport to Sanya Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Sanya is 1 h ahead of Hanoi. It is currently 3:02 PM in Hanoi and 4:02 PM in Sanya.

Vietnam Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Hanoi Airport to Sanya Airport.

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There are 588+ hotels available in Sanya. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hanoi to Sanya.
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  • Distance: 308 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 12 min

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

You can take a bus from Hanoi to Sanya via Nanning, Xinminlu, Langdong Coach Station, Nanning Langdong, and Danzhou Nada in around 20 h 12 min. Alternatively, China Southern Airlines, Vietnam Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Hanoi to Sanya hourly.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Sanya via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Hanoi to Sanya via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Hanoi to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Hanoi to Sanya via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
train
Train from Hanoi station to Nanning
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Qionghai to Yalongwan
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Bus operators
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
Trip 8080
Website
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
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
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Qionghai
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
qionghai.trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Book at
baolau.com
Ferry operators
Hainan Harbor & Shipping Holdings
Website
hngh.com.cn
Car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hngh.com.cn

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