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How to get from Hanoi to Sapa?

Sapa far from Hanoi about 325 km in the North of Vietnam. Here is information for the Sapa travel guide in transportation.

You can get to Sapa from Hanoi by two popular vehicles are train and bus.

Train to Sapa:

  • Duration: 7 hours – 8 hours
  • Cost: the fee will be depended on the train category which you choose. The rate estimated from 22 USD – 35 USD/person (share cabin). The best train to Sapa is Victoria Train with the 5- star category with the rate up to 85 USD/person/ one way (share cabin)
  • How to book: you can book a ticket on the train station at 1 Trần Quý Cáp, Văn Chương, Đống Đa, Hà Nội or you can book online by referring this link or contact Go Vietnam Travel to get a better price.  
  • Suppliers:

+ King Express Train 3- star train:

Sapa travel guide

+ Chapa Express Train – 4-star train

Sapa travel guide

+ VitoriaTrain – 5-star train

  • Tip: the train usually departure at 10 pm and arrives at Lao Cai at 5:30 am. Therefore, you should present at the train station for at least 2 hours before the train starts.
Sapa travel guide

Bus to Sapa:

You can not only take a coach to Sapa but also take a Limousine bus

  • Duration: 5 hours – 6 hours
  • Cost: from 12 USD – 20 USD/ person/ one way
  • How to book: please contact Go Vietnam Travel to get a bus ticket. For the route Hanoi to Sapa, the bus will pick you up at your hotel around Hanoi Old Quarter. On the way come back from Sapa to Hanoi, they will pick you up from your hotel in Sapa as well. There are a few times for pick-up clients in a day.
  • Supplier:

+ Sapa Express Bus

Sapa travel guide

+ Khanh Huy bus (Aruza Sapa bus)


The best option for you is choosing both train and bus:

  • On the way from Hanoi to sapa: taking a train for overnight not only gives you a chance to get Vietnamese experience but also can save one night in a hotel fee for you.  Besides, the is a supper suite for you to have a great itinerary which can save you time in transport. It means that you will have more time in Sapa to explore marvelous scenes.
  • On the round way from Sapa to Hanoi: taking a limousine bus that is shared with the other people can save your money. The quality is good. The bus drops you off at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter at about 9 pm.

To get more information about Sapa Travel guide, please refer to this link.

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