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There are 9 ways to get from Nanjing to Vietnam by subway, plane, train, bus or car

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Line 1 subway, fly to Noi Bai International  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Gulou to Nanjing South
  2. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Noi Bai International (HAN) NKG - HAN

$97 - $277

8 alternative options

Fly to Danang  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Danang (DAD) NKG - DAD

$99 - $500

Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  8h 56m

  1. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) NKG - SGN

$136 - $362

Train, bus  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
  3. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

$177 - $286

Train  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Liuzhou (Station)
  2. Take the train from Liuzhou to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  3. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

Train via Guitang  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Wuhan
  2. Take the train from Wuhan to Changsha South
  3. Take the train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  4. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

Bus  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Guangxi Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

$156 - $204

Train, bus via Xiaoshan  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Nanjing to Hangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Hangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
  4. Take the bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Drive  •  43h 50m

  1. Drive from Nanjing to Ho Chi Minh City 3630.9 km

$320 - $480

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving China are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for China

Last updated: January 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to line 1 subway and fly which costs ¥600 - ¥1800 and takes 6h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to line 1 subway and fly which costs ¥600 - ¥1800 and takes 6h 42m.

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The distance between Nanjing and Vietnam is 2339 km. The road distance is 3630.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 8h and costs ¥1100 - ¥1900.

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Nanjing to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to fly which takes 7h 58m and costs ¥600 - ¥3300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 17h, you could also bus, which costs ¥1000 - ¥1400 and takes 3 days 4h.

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The quickest flight from Nanjing Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Vietnam is 1h behind Nanjing. It is currently 7:39 PM in Nanjing and 6:39 PM in Vietnam.

Yes, the driving distance between Nanjing to Vietnam is 3631 km. It takes approximately 43h 50m to drive from Nanjing to Vietnam.

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Vietnam Airlines and Air Macau offer flights from Nanjing Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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  • Distance: 2338.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 42m

What companies run services between Nanjing, China and Vietnam?

Vietnam Airlines, China Southern Airlines and three other airlines fly from Nanjing to Da Nang once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nanjing to Ho Chi Minh City via Nanjing South, Nanjing South, Liuzhou (Station), Liuzhou, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 17h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International, Danang
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,000
Train operators
Nanjing Metro
China Railways G-Class
Train from Nanjing South to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$110 - $150
1st Class Seat
$200 - $240
Business Class Seat
$380 - $460
Train from Nanjing South to Liuzhou (Station)
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $140
1st Class Seat
$180 - $220
Business Class Seat
$340 - $410
Train from Nanjing South to Wuhan
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$50 - $65
Business Class Seat
$100 - $130
Train from Wuhan to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $30
1st Class Seat
$35 - $50
Business Class Seat
$80 - $100
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$27 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $45
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Liuzhou to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
25h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
China Railways D-Class
Train from Nanjing to Hangzhou South
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
23h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$24 - $35
Hard Sleeper
$50 - $60
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $95
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Guangxi Nanning
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mai Linh Express
Phone
028 39 39 39 39
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
36h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn

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