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There are 8 ways to get from Seoul to Hanoi by train, plane, ferry, subway, bus 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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Train to Incheon, fly to Noi Bai International  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Noi Bai International (HAN) ICN - HAN

$99 - $236

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Train to Incheon, fly to Haiphong, train  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Haiphong (HPH) ICN - HPH
  3. Take the train from Hai Phong to Gia Lam

$90 - $390

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Fly Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Noi Bai International (HAN) GMP - HAN

$202 - $405

Train to Daegu, fly to Noi Bai International  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Noi Bai International (HAN) TAE - HAN

$221 - $610

Train, ferry  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Station
  2. Take the ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Changsha South
  4. Take the train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station

$261 - $346

Subway, ferry, train, bus  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Yantai
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Zhuzhou
  4. Take the train from Zhuzhou to Nanning Station
  5. Take the bus from Nanning to Ha Noi

$219 - $315

Bus, ferry, drive  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Pyeongtaek
  2. Take the ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Lianyungang
  3. Drive from Lianyungang to Xiangshui
  4. Take the bus from Xiangshui to Shanghai General
  5. Take the bus from Shanghai Station to Guiyang Jinyang Bus Station
  6. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Nanning Langdong
  7. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi

$258 - $539

Drive  •  42h 17m

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Hanoi Gia Lam 2484.7 miles

$480 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Hanoi is to train and fly which costs ₩110,000 - ₩270,000 and takes 8h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Hanoi is to train and fly which costs ₩110,000 - ₩270,000 and takes 8h 7m.

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The distance between Seoul and Hanoi is 2742 km. The road distance is 3975.5 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Hanoi without a car is to train and ferry which takes 2 days 7h and costs ₩290,000 - ₩400,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Seoul to Hanoi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 15m.

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Hanoi is 2h behind Seoul. It is currently 2:39 PM in Seoul and 12:39 PM in Hanoi.

Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Hanoi is 3975 km. It takes approximately 42h 17m to drive from Seoul to Hanoi.

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Jeju Air, Jin Air, Eastar Jet and four other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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There are 2801+ hotels available in Hanoi. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Hanoi.
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  • Distance: 1713.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Hanoi, Vietnam?

Air Busan, Korean Air and nine other airlines fly from Seoul to Hanoi hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Gimhae, Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Daegu to Noi Bai International via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Incheon to Haiphong
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Incheon to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Daegu to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Incheon to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Cheju, Daegu
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Daegu to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Incheon to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Noi Bai International via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Daegu to Noi Bai International via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Hai Phong to Gia Lam
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$2 - $4
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$4 - $7
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$60
Economy Class
$43
Standing
$41
Train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Staion
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $4
Economy Class
$4 - $5
China Railways G-Class
Train from Yantai to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $140
1st Class Seat
$180 - $220
Business Class Seat
$340 - $410
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
24h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Yantai to Zhuzhou
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$29 - $40
Hard sleeper
$55 - $70
Soft sleeper
$90 - $110
Train from Zhuzhou to Nanning Station
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$13 - $18
Hard sleeper
$28 - $33
Soft sleeper
$40 - $50
Bus operators
Son Duc Transportation
Bus from Nanning to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$67
Book at
baolau.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Pyeongtaek
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiangshui to Shanghai General
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Shanghai Station to Guiyang Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Nanning Langdong
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$280
Royal
$125
Deluxe
$111
Han Joong Ferry Lines
Phone
+82 32 891 8880
Website
hanjoongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Yantai
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
hanjoongferry.co.kr
VIP
$297
SPE
$124
FST
$106
LYG C-K Ferry Co
Phone
+82 32 770 3700
Website
lygferry.com
Ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Lianyungang
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Schedules at
lygferry.com
VIP
$292
Royal Suite
$195
Royal
$137
First Class
$115

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs ₩1,600 - ₩3,800.

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