There are 6 ways to get from Ninh Bình to Sapa 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus Hoang Phu Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Ho Chi Minh

$25 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 31 min

$16 - $23

4 alternative options

Train, bus Eco Sapa Travels  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Ho Chi Minh

$28 - $34

Train  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Ho Chi Minh
  2. Ha Noi

$33 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. 254.4 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly, drive  •  9 h 36 min

  1. HAN - DIN

$75 - $481

What companies run services between Ninh Bình, Vietnam and Sapa, Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Ninh Bình to Sapa via Nam Dinh, Nam Dinh, Ha Noi Giap Bat, and Ha Noi in around 9 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ninh Bình to Sapa via Hanoi, Ha Noi, and Sapa Lao Cai in around 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Dienbienphu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Vietnam Air Services Company(VASCO)
Flights from Hanoi to Dienbienphu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 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
Train from Ha Noi to Sapa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$6 - $8
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$9 - $12
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Hoang Phu Bus
Website
hoangphubus.com
Bus from Ha Noi Central to Sapa Central
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
hoangphubus.com
Book at
hoangphubus.com
Eco Sapa Travels
Website
ecosapabus.com
Bus from Hanoi Old Quarter to Sapa Center
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ecosapabus.com
Book at
ecosapabus.com
FUTA Bus Lines
Xe Sao Việt Bus
Website
xekhachsaoviet.com
Bus from Ha Noi to SaPa Lao Cai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
xekhachsaoviet.com
Book at
vexere.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ninh Bình and Sapa is 320 km. The road distance is 407 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ninh Bình to Sapa is to bus which costs $15 - $23 and takes 9 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Ninh Bình to Sapa is to drive which takes 4 h 28 min and costs $30 - $45.

It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Ninh Bình to Sapa, including transfers.