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

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Fly Nanjing to Danang  •  9h 11m

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

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Bus, train  •  34h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
  2. Take the train from Foshan West to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station

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Fly Nanjing to Noi Bai International  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Noi Bai International (HAN) NKG - HAN

Fly Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat  •  9h 22m

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

Train to Yangzhou, fly to Noi Bai International  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the train from Nanjing to Jiangdu
  2. Fly from Yangzhou (YTY) to Noi Bai International (HAN) YTY - HAN

Train to Changzhou, fly to Noi Bai International  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South Station to Changzhou North
  2. Fly from Changzhou (CZX) to Noi Bai International (HAN) CZX - HAN

Train  •  28h 25m

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Nanning East Hangzhou West / ...
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station

Train via Xiangtan  •  42h 58m

  1. Take the train from Nanjing to Xiangtan
  2. Take the train from Xiangtan to Changsha Station
  3. Take the train from Changsha to Hanoi Gia Lam Station

Drive  •  21h 57m

  1. Drive from Nanjing to Hanoi 2122.4 km

Nanjing to Vietnam by train

The train journey time between Nanjing and Vietnam is around 42h 58m and covers a distance of around 2361 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 55m. Operated by China Railways K-Class, China Railways C-Class, China Railways Z-Class and others, the Nanjing to Vietnam train service departs from Nanjing and arrives in Ha Noi. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

2 Weekly Trains
42h 58m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to bus and train which costs ¥700 - ¥950 and takes 34h 12m.

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The fastest way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to fly which takes 9h 5m and costs ¥700 - ¥1700.

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No, there is no direct train from Nanjing to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Gulou and arriving at Ha Noi via Nanjing South, Nanning East, Nanning and Gia Lam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 25m.

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The distance between Nanjing and Vietnam is 2100 km. The road distance is 2122.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam without a car is to train which takes 28h 25m and costs ¥950 - ¥1400.

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It takes approximately 9h 11m to get from Nanjing to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Nanjing to Vietnam train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Nanjing South station.

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The best way to get from Nanjing to Vietnam is to fly which takes 9h 11m and costs ¥1000 - ¥2200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥950 - ¥1400 and takes 28h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Nanjing Airport to Danang Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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Nanjing to Vietnam train services, operated by China Railways, arrive at Hanoi Gia Lam Station.

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Map of how to get from Nanjing to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 2100.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 11m

What companies run services between Nanjing, China and Vietnam?

Air Macau, Korean Air and 10 other airlines fly from Nanjing to Đà Nẵng every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nanjing to Hanoi via Nanjing South, Nanjing South, Nanning East, Nanning, and Gia Lam in around 28h 25m.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $380
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Shenzhen Bao'an International
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $220
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Changzhou to Noi Bai International via Macau
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $420
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $270
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $340
Hong Kong Airlines
Website
hkairlines.com
Flights from Nanjing to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Nanjing to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Yangzhou to Noi Bai International via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Phone
(86)12306
Train from Nanjing to Jiangdu
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Adult - 2nd Class
$6 - $9
Adult - 1st Class
$9 - $13
Train from Nanjing South to Changzhou North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Adult - 2nd Class
$6 - $9
Adult - 1st Class
$9 - $13
Train from Foshan West to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Adult - 2nd Class
$24 - $35
Adult - 1st Class
$35 - $55
China Railways G-Class
Phone
(86)12306
Website
12306.cn
Train from Nanjing to Jiangdu
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
12306.cn
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $9
1st Class Seat
$13 - $14
Business Class Seat
$18 - $27
Train from Nanjing South Station to Changzhou North
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
12306.cn
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $9
1st Class Seat
$13 - $15
Business Class Seat
$19 - $27
Train from Nanjing South to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
10h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Schedules at
12306.cn
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $115
1st Class Seat
$170 - $190
Business Class Seat
$250 - $370
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
12306.cn
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baolau.com
Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Changsha to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
25h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
booking.baolau.com
China Railways K-Class
Phone
(86)12306
Train from Nanjing to Xiangtan
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$14 - $19
Hard sleeper
$30 - $35
Soft sleeper
$45 - $55
China Railways C-Class
Phone
(86)12306
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Xiangtan to Changsha Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways Z-Class
Phone
(86)12306
Train from Xiangtan to Changsha station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$5 - $8
Hard Sleeper
$8 - $19
Soft Sleeper
$17 - $24
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
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
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com

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