There are 7 ways to get from Macau to Hạ Long Bay by train, bus, ferry, bus and 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

Train, bus, ferry  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning
  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

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning East
  2. Take the train from Nanning Dong station to Bac Giang station
  3. Take the train from Kep to Ha Long
  4. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$50 - $73

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Guangxi Nanning
  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, bus and ferry, ferry  •  32 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhuhai to Ha Noi
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ha Noi to Cat Ba Hai Phong
  3. Take the ferry from Cat Ba to Hạ Long Bay

Fly from Zhuhai, bus, ferry  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Nanning (NNG) ZUH - 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

Fly from Macau, bus, ferry  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Nanning (NNG) MFM - 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

Ferry to Shenzhen, fly, bus, ferry  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal to Shenzhen Bao'an Port
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Nanning (NNG) SZX - 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 cheapest way to get from Macau to Hạ Long Bay is to train and ferry which costs $50 - $75 and takes 26 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macau to Hạ Long Bay is to train and ferry which costs $50 - $75 and takes 26 h 24 min.

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The distance between Macau and Hạ Long Bay is 685 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 50 min to get from Macau to Hạ Long Bay, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Macau to Hạ Long Bay. However, you can take the train to Nanning, 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 a vehicle from Macau to Hạ Long Bay via Guangxi Nanning, Baicangling, Nanning, Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, Ha Long Bay, and Ha Long Bai Chay in around 15 h 22 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Macau to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Zhuhai to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
GX Airlines
Website
gxairlines.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanning
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhuhai to Nanning
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Zhuhai to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning Dong station to Bac Giang station
Ave. Duration
14 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Kep to Ha Long
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$3 - $4
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$5 - $7
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Guangxi Nanning
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
bus
Bus from Zhuhai to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
24 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$68
Book at
baolau.com
Cat Ba Express
Website
catbaexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Ha Noi to Cat Ba Hai Phong
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
catbaexpress.com
Book at
baolau.vn
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
ferry
Ferry from Cat Ba to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal to Shenzhen Bao'an Port
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk

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