Flag of Vietnam

Vietnam forum

Hong Kong to Hanoi

  • tati53

    Joined Travelfish
    18th February, 2007
    Posts: 3

    Has anyone recently traveled from Hong Kong (or Guangzhou) to Hanoi on the train? In theory there is a direct train twice weekly, but this has yet to be confirmed.

    I would really like to not have to wait and change trains in Nanning, China, as this can add hours onto the already lengthy trip.

    Any advice would be appreciated!

    Cheers!

    #1 Posted: 19/2/2007 - 11:08

  • Advertisement

  • CatBa

    Joined Travelfish
    5th March, 2007
    Posts: 349

    You're going to have to change somewhere as only the beiJing >> Ha Noi train does this trip - twice weekly.

    But there is a better deal - the BUS.

    Leaves twice daily for the border from the Nan Fang Hotel in NanNing and goes to the Friendship Pass (sic) where you get out and struggle through to sets of dead head immigration types and then board a bus to Ha Noi.

    Need more bus info? Post it and I will reply.

    #2 Posted: 5/3/2007 - 01:14

Have questions? Jump to our menu of forum quicklinks

Add your reply

Your reply

Check this box if you want to be notified of replies.

Please be familiar with our user guidelines before you post. Thanks!

Businesses planning on plugging their guesthouse / hotel / karaoke bar should read our "Addition guidelines" very carefully.

You need to be logged in to answer an existing post on the Travelfish forums. Please login via the prompts just above and refresh this screen -- before writing your post -- and you'll be in business.

Possibly related discussions Replies  Views  Latest reply
Hanoi to Hong Kong ... By daniel4 on 1 Jun 2011 3 4024 2 Jun 2011
Hong Kong to Hanoi by train ... By hfergu on 17 May 2010 5 25471 20 May 2010
hanoi to hong kong flight ... By tomlo1981 on 24 Dec 2008 1 2817 26 Dec 2008
hong kong to hanoi by train ... By hartley2 on 13 Mar 2009 4 4703 17 Mar 2009
Need Recommendations for Flights from Hanoi (HAN) to Hong Kong (HKG) ... By iprocure2k5 on 30 Oct 2006 1 2254 10 Nov 2006
How expensive is Hong Kong? ... By daawgon on 22 Jan 2013 13 16978 19 Sep 2014
Hong Kong: An introduction ... By somtam2000 on 23 Jan 2013 0 2693 23 Jan 2013
Arranging visa in Hong Kong ... By ElSpudo on 22 Mar 2013 0 1325 22 Mar 2013
What's the most famous attraction in Hong Kong? ... By youngsman on 27 Feb 2013 7 3529 19 Sep 2014
Hong Kong Travel Buddy! ... By kaboodle on 14 Jan 2011 0 2528 14 Jan 2011