There are 4 ways to get from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park by train, bus, car 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.

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Train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Minh Le Hanoi

$36 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Ninh Binh to Dong Hoi Quang Binh

$12 - $14

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 242.4 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Hanoi
  2. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Dong Hoi (VDH) HAN - VDH

$99 - $352

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The cheapest way to get from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is to bus which costs $11 - $14 and takes 9 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Ninh Bình and Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is 296 km. The road distance is 387.8 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. However, there are services departing from Ninh Binh and arriving at Phong Nha Ke Bang via Dong Hoi Quang Binh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Hanoi Airport to Dong Hoi Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.
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  • Distance: 185.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 26 min

What companies run services between Ninh Bình, Vietnam and Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam?

Vietnam Railways operates a train from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 7 h 18 min. Alternatively, Hoang Long Transit Co operates a bus from Ninh Bình to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Vietnam Air Services Company(VASCO)
Flights from Hanoi to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Minh Le
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$7 - $9
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$10 - $14
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$12 - $18
Train from Ninh Binh to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
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 - $10
Bus operators
Hoang Long Transit Co

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