There are 5 ways to get from Hanoi to Xi'an 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  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Xi An (XIY) HAN - XIY

$135 - $445

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  44 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Guangzhou
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou to Xi'an Guangzhou-Lhasa

$94 - $125

3 alternative options

Train  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hanoi station to Changshanan Station
  2. Take the train from Changsha South to Xi'an North Guangzhou-Lanzhou / ...

$97 - $150

Bus  •  39 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
  2. Take the bus from Nanning to Guiyang West Passenger Station
  3. Take the bus from Guiyang West Passenger Station to Shanxi Xi'an

$97 - $155

Drive  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Xi'an 1261.3 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Xi'an is to bus and train which costs $90 - $130 and takes 44 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Xi'an is to fly which costs $130 - $450 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Hanoi and Xi'an is 1502 km. The road distance is 2018.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Hanoi to Xi'an, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanoi to Xi'an. However, there are services departing from Ha Noi and arriving at Shanxi Xi'an via Nanning and Guiyang West Passenger Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 3 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hanoi Airport to Xi An Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Hanoi to Xi'an.
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  • Distance: 939 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Hanoi, Vietnam and Xi'an, China?

China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Hanoi to Xi'an hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hanoi to Xi'an via Changshanan Station, Changsha South, Xi'an North, and Bei Kezhan in around 28 h 33 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Changsha
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Danang
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Nha Trang
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Hanoi to Xi An via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi station to Changshanan Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Changsha South to Xi'an North
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$75 - $90
1st Class Seat
$130 - $150
Business Class Seat
$240 - $290
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou to Xi'an
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$26 - $40
Hard Sleeper
$60 - $75
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $120
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Book at
baolau.com
Bus from Ha Noi to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$68
Book at
baolau.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Nanning to Guiyang West Passenger Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guiyang West Passenger Station to Shanxi Xi'an
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

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