(How to Travel From Da Nang to Hoi An ?)
Da Nang is the largest city in Central Vietnam and is widely known as Vietnam’s “most liveable city.” And Hoi An is a must-visit destination in Vietnam and is only 30 kilometres from Da Nang. Depending on your mode of transport, it can take anywhere from 45 to 90 minutes to get here. If you are wondering how to get from Danang to Hoi An, here are the solutions for you.
1. By Motorbike:
This is very convenient and cheap as motorbike rental only ranges from $5 – $8 depending on the model of the bike. If you packed light and have previous experience, then we suggest renting a motorbike. However, if you are traveling with several luggage, it would be hard to fit them on the back of the motorbike making it an uncomfortable transfer from Danang to Hoi An.
The route from Da Nang to Hoi An is one straight, flat road and is very easy to navigate. In addition, Motorbikes are available for rent almost anywhere you look, you can also call or rent ahead and have motorbikes delivered to you at the airport or train station.
(Travel From Da Nang to Hoi An by Motorbike)
2. By Bus:
Another easy and cheap way to get to Hoi An from Danang is by local bus. There is a direct bus line between Hoi An and Da Nang. The bus fare is just US$1, bus number 1 will commute you between the two cities.
However, the bus drivers may have limited English vocabulary to help you out where is the place for you to stop to get to your hostel or hotel. And it will take a bit longer, 70 to 80 minutes to get to Hoi An.
(Travel From Da Nang to Hoi An by bus)
3. By Taxi:
Taxi is one of the most convenient way to get from Danang to Hoi An. No prior arrangements are required – just hand over your destination address to the driver who will take you there. You should hire only trusted taxi company as there are a lot of scammers and taxis with tampered meter. Depending on the traffic and where your hotel or hostel is, it might range from $12 – $20, it might get higher if your place is outside the town.
(Travel From Da Nang to Hoi An by Taxi)
4. By Private Car:
Private car is considered as the best way to get from Da nang to Hoi An due to its convenience and price. Depending on the car type and model, it would range from $13 – $25. It is also convenient as it could fit larger amount of luggage. The private car fare is rather cheap compared to taking taxi as it is fixed rate, with or without heavy traffic.
It is also a great way to build in some stops to visit some sites along the way (such as Linh Ung Pagoda, My Khe Beach, Marble Mountain,…)
If you are traveling in a group or with your family, this will be the best way! In addition, a private car pickup is available at any time whereas taxis are more difficult to find during the quiet hours of the day.
(Travel From Da Nang to Hoi An by car)