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There are 12 ways to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam by train, plane, ferry, bus or car

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Train to Hong Kong, fly to Noi Bai International  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to West Kowloon Station
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Noi Bai International (HAN) HKG - HAN

$103 - $454

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Fly Hong Kong to Danang  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Danang (DAD) HKG - DAD

$65 - $397

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Fly Shenzhen to Noi Bai International  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Noi Bai International (HAN) SZX - HAN

$142 - $243

Fly Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) HKG - SGN

$107 - $879

Ferry to Macau, fly to Danang  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the ferry from Shekou Port to Taipa
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Danang (DAD) MFM - DAD

$147 - $209

Ferry to Macau, fly to Noi Bai International  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the ferry from Shekou Port to Taipa
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Noi Bai International (HAN) MFM - HAN

$120 - $166

Train, bus via Ninh Bình  •  47h 34m

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
  4. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

$99 - $189

Train via Guangzhou South  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  4. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$101 - $220

Bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Shenzhen to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

$177 - $225

Train  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen East to Nanning
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  3. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

$82 - $186

Train, bus  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen East to Nanning
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
  3. Take the bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Drive  •  32h 59m

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Ho Chi Minh City 2559.6 km

$230 - $340

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Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving China are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

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Last updated: January 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥420 - ¥2600 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥420 - ¥2600 and takes 4h 58m.

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The distance between Shenzhen and Vietnam is 1189 km. The road distance is 2559.6 km.

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The best way to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus via Ninh Bình which takes 47h 34m and costs ¥600 - ¥1300.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam is to fly which takes 6h 20m and costs ¥900 - ¥1600. Alternatively, you can train via Guangzhou South, which costs ¥650 - ¥1500 and takes 2 days 4h, you could also bus, which costs ¥1100 - ¥1500 and takes 2 days 15h.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Vietnam is 1h behind Shenzhen. It is currently 5:06 PM in Shenzhen and 4:06 PM in Vietnam.

Yes, the driving distance between Shenzhen to Vietnam is 2560 km. It takes approximately 32h 59m to drive from Shenzhen to Vietnam.

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Hong Kong Airlines and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shenzhen to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1189.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Shenzhen, China and Vietnam?

China Southern Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines fly from Shenzhen to Hanoi once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shenzhen to Ho Chi Minh City via Shenzhen North, Shenzhen North Station, Guangzhou South, Nanning, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 4h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $180
Flights from Macau to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Flights from Macau to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Hong Kong Airlines
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $140
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Futian Station to West Kowloon Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $7
1st Class Seat
$7 - $10
Business Class Seat
$24 - $30
Train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $12
1st Class Seat
$14 - $18
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
China Railways D-Class
Train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$27 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $45
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Nanning to Dong Dang station
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
China Railways K-Class
Train from Shenzhen East to Nanning
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
$15 - $21
Hard sleeper
$32 - $38
Soft sleeper
$45 - $60
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shenzhen to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal to Nanning
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mai Linh Express
Phone
028 39 39 39 39
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
36h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn
Ferry operators
Yuet Tung
Website
yuettung.com
Ferry from Shekou Port to Taipa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
yuettung.com
Hong Kong TurboJET
Phone
+85228593333
Email
enquiry@turbojet.com.hk
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Shekou Port to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk

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The best way to get from Shenzhen to Shenzhen Airport is to line 1 subway which takes 59 min and costs ¥6 - ¥9.

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