There are 4 ways to get from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hạ Long Bay by bus, ferry, plane or train

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

Bus, ferry  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Dong Hoi Quang Binh to Ha Long Quang Ninh
  2. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$26 - $32

3 alternative options

Fly from Dong Hoi, ferry  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Dong Hoi (VDH) to Haiphong (HPH) VDH - HPH
  2. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$159 - $516

Train to Vinh, fly, ferry  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Minh Le to Vinh
  2. Fly from Vinh (VII) to Haiphong (HPH) VII - HPH
  3. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$189 - $587

Train to Danang, fly, ferry  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Dong Hoi to Da Nang
  2. Fly from Danang (DAD) to Haiphong (HPH) DAD - HPH
  3. Take the ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay

$93 - $272

What companies run services between Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam and Hạ Long Bay, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hạ Long Bay. However, you can take the walk to Phong Nha Ke Bang, take the bus to Dong Hoi Quang Binh, take the walk to Dong Hoi Quang Binh, take the bus to Ha Long Quang Ninh, take the taxi to Ha Long Bai Chay, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Phong Nha Ke Bang, take the bus to Dong Hoi Quang Binh, take the taxi to Dong Hoi airport, fly to Haiphong, take the taxi to Ha Long Bai Chay, then take the ferry to Hạ Long Bay.

Airlines
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Dong Hoi to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Dong Hoi to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City, Danang
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Dong Hoi to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City, Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City, Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City, Danang
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Danang to Haiphong
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Dong Hoi to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Danang to Haiphong
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Vinh to Haiphong via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Minh Le to Vinh
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$4 - $5
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$7 - $11
Train from Dong Hoi to Da Nang
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$6 - $8
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$8 - $12
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Dong Hoi Quang Binh to Ha Long Quang Ninh
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Ha Long Bai Chay to Hạ Long Bay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and Hạ Long Bay is 375 km.

The cheapest way to get from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hạ Long Bay is to bus and ferry which costs $25 - $35 and takes 15 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hạ Long Bay is to fly and ferry which takes 8 h 34 min and costs $150 - $550.

It takes approximately 15 h 53 min to get from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hạ Long Bay, including transfers.

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