How to travel from Hue To Phong Nha? Hue and Phong Nha are well-known destinations in Central Vietnam. The distance from Hue to Phong Nha is only 180 km so it’s easy to get to Phong Nha from Hue. When traveling from Hue to Phong Nha, you will have the opportunity to see famous sightseeing along the way such as La Vang Holy Land, Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River, Vinh Moc Tunnels ….- making it one of the most interesting trip in Vietnam.
Tourists can travel from Hue to Phong Nha by any means of transportation as a private car, bus, motorbike or train. In this post, we will discuss the best ways to travel from Hue to Phong Nha so that you can choose the best option for you!
( 4 best ways to travel from Hue To Phong Nha)
1. By Bus:
Traveling by bus is one of the most popular options for the trip from Hue to Phong Nha because of its convenience and reasonable price.
There are two types of buses that you can choose. They are a local bus and an open bus, but an open bus is better. The open bus helps you save money. And the tourists will be completely initiative on departure time, stop time and entertainment activities.
You can book the bus ticket online, through your hotel or travel agent offices. The cheapest bus service from Hue to Phong Nha is around 250,000VND (around US$11), depending on where and how you book.
( Travel From Hue To Phong Nha by Bus)
2. By Train:
Travelling by train is one of the most convenient ways to travel from Hue to Phong Nha. It is not only cheap but also comfortable. It normally takes around 3,5 hours (from Hue to Dong Hoi train station). Besides, tourists can relax and sleep on the train.
You have to book the train ticket from Hue to Dong Hoi (Quang Binh). Then from Dong Hoi train station, tourists can hire a bus or taxi to get to Phong Nha.
You can buy train tickets online from the official website of Vietnam Railways or buy at Hue train Station The price depends on the type of seats (hard seat and soft seat, beds).. The price range is from 100.000 VND to 250.000 VND.
(Travel From Hue To Phong Nha by Train)
3. By Motorbike:
Traveling by motorbike from Hue to Phong Nha will give you an exciting and unexpected experience that other means of transportation do not have. You will have a chance to enjoy the beauty of many attractive places on the way from Hue to Phong Nha. If you are not an experienced biker, this will be a great challenge for you since you have to deal with many passes and narrow roads.
You can hire a motorbike through your stays or travel agent offices. The price is around US $15 to US $20 per motorbike (depending on the type of motorbike).
(Travel From Hue To Phong Nha by Motorbike)
4. By Private Car:
Travelling from Hue to Phong Nha by private car is the best and most comfortable way to get to Phong Nha. It is the best choice for those who want to have a private space. You will have a chance to visit famous places on the way such as La Vang Church, Hien Luong Bridge – Ben Hai River, Vinh Moc Tunnels and get some useful information about these places from drivers.
The duration of this route is about 4 hours or more (depending on your vist time at the attractions you want to visit on the way) . Therefore, a private car equipped with modern facilities is a great option. It will help you relax and take many beautiful pictures on the way. The private car service is also flexible, so you can choose the time to depart and drop off.
The price for Hue private car is reasonable in comparison with other means. It depends on the number of members and the type of car you choose such as 4 seats, 8 seats, 16 seats, etc. It is especially ideal for couples and families!
(Travel From Hue To Phong Nha by private car)