There are 7 ways to get from Pai to Hanoi by taxi, plane, bus, bus and ferry or car

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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Taxi to Mae Hong Son, fly  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pai to Mae Hong Son
  2. Fly from Mae Hong Son (HGN) to Hanoi (HAN) HGN - HAN

$95 - $191

Cheapest option

Mini Van, bus via Savannakhet Laos  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Roi Et 874
  3. Take the bus from Roi Et to Mukdahan
  4. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Ha Noi

$76 - $84

5 alternative options

Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Ban Mae Malai
  2. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Hanoi (HAN) CNX - HAN

$92 - $372

Mini Van, bus  •  45 h

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nong Khai
  3. Take the bus from Vientiane - Southern Bus Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station

$80 - $89

Mini Van, bus 27-7  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pai to Chiang Mai 612
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang
  3. Take the bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station

$85 - $110

Bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Pai Terminal Green to Chiang Kong
  2. Take the bus from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang Southern Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station

$148

Drive  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Pai to Hanoi 862 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pai to Hanoi station. However, there are services departing from Pai and arriving at Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station via Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, Nong Khai and Vientiane - Southern Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h.

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The distance between Pai and Hanoi is 794 km. The road distance is 1379.2 km.

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The best way to get from Pai to Hanoi without a car is to Mini Van and bus which takes 45 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Pai to Hanoi, including transfers.

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Pai to Hanoi bus services, operated by Prempracha Transport, depart from Pai station.

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There is no direct flight from Mae Hong Son Airport to Hanoi Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Pai to Hanoi bus services, operated by 27-7, arrive at Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pai to Hanoi is 1379 km. It takes approximately 21 h 26 min to drive from Pai to Hanoi.

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Vietjet Air, Lao Airlines, Vietnam Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Mae Hong Son Airport to Hanoi Airport.

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There are 1694+ hotels available in Hanoi. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pai to Hanoi.
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  • Distance: 496.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

What companies run services between Pai, Thailand and Hanoi, Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Pai to Hanoi via Chiang Mai, Roi Et, Mukdahan, and Savannakhet Laos in around 42 h 5 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hanoi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Chiang Mai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hanoi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Chiang Mai, Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Don Muang, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Chiang Mai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Hanoi via Chiang Mai, Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Bus operators
Prempracha Transport
Website
premprachatransports.com
Bus from Pai to Ban Mae Malai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Roi Et
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Roi Et to Mukdahan
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Orsuksa Tour
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
easybook.com
27-7
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane - Southern Bus Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
baolau.com
Bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
baolau.com
The Transport Company
Terminal Green
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Pai Terminal Green to Chiang Kong
Ave. Duration
18 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
12go.asia
Treasure Travel Laos
Website
treasuretravellaos.com
Bus from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang Southern Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
treasuretravellaos.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pai to Mae Hong Son
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi Chiang Mai
Website
taxichiangmai.com

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