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There are 5 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay by plane, ferry, bus or train

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 to Haiphong, ferry  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Haiphong (HPH) MNL - HPH
  2. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$230 - $934

Cheapest option

Fly to Van Don, ferry  •  12h 33m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Van Don (VDO) MNL - VDO
  2. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$153 - $473

3 alternative options

Fly to Nanning, bus, ferry  •  14h 31m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Nanning (NNG) MNL - 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 to Hanoi Airport, fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, ferry  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Noi Bai International (HAN) MNL - HAN
  2. Take the Seaplane from Hanoi Airport to Tuan Chau Island Marina
  3. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$410 - $849

Fly to Tho Xuan, train to Hanoi Airport, fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, ferry  •  15h 46m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tho Xuan (THD) MNL - THD
  2. Take the train from Thanh Hoa to Ha Noi
  3. Take the Seaplane from Hanoi Airport to Tuan Chau Island Marina
  4. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$586 - $1,438

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay is to fly and ferry which costs ₱8,000 - ₱26,000 and takes 12h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay is to fly and ferry which costs ₱22,000 - ₱46,000 and takes 6h 14m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and Hạ Long Bay is 1638 km.

It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Haiphong Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

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Hạ Long Bay is 1h behind Manila Airport (MNL). It is currently 1:54 PM in Manila Airport (MNL) and 12:54 PM in Hạ Long Bay.

AirAsia Philippines, Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Vietjet Air and two other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Haiphong Airport.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Hạ Long Bay. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay.
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  • Distance: 1023.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and Hạ Long Bay, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to Hạ Long Bay. However, you can fly to Haiphong, take the taxi to Ha Long Bai Chay, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay. Alternatively, you can fly to Van Don, take the taxi to Cua Ong Quang Ninh, take the bus to Hon Gai Ha Long, take the taxi to Ha Long Bai Chay, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Manila to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat, Danang
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Manila to Van Don via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Manila to Van Don via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Manila to Tho Xuan via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Manila to Haiphong via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Manila to Haiphong via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Manila to Van Don via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Manila to Tho Xuan via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Manila to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Manila to Nanning via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Manila to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Thanh Hoa to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$4 - $5
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Long Bay
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Hai Au Aviation
Phone
+84 (0) 962 069 689
Website
seaplanes.vn
Plane from Hanoi Airport to Tuan Chau Island Marina
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$324
Schedules at
seaplanes.vn

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