How to get to da Nang, transport
On the plane
International airport da Nang (Da Nang International Airport) is the smallest among the three international airports in Vietnam and yet the most important in Central Vietnam. Until recently, the airport was quite tiny, but in 2011 opened a new terminal at the da Nang airport into a modern international airport, capable to accept in the near future to 10 million passengers per year.
The airport receives and sends a lot of daily flights to/from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city with the airline Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and other airlines in Vietnam. Flights in both directions are almost hourly. Also operates flights to da lat (Dalat), Nha Trang (Nha Trang), Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Sanya (China), Siem reap (Cambodia), Singapore and other Asian countries. Unfortunately, from Russia direct flights to da Nang, no. One of the most convenient ways is to get a transfer in Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city. Transplant in Hanoi is preferable, and normally cheaper.
The cheapest flights from Russia to da Nang:
|DATE OF DEPARTURE||RETURN DATE||The AIRLINE||TRANSPLANT||FIND TICKET|
|30.12.2017||02.01.2018||1 transplant||TO FIND 66166 ₽|
|23.01.2018||08.02.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 28934 ₽|
|24.03.2018||05.04.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 28930 ₽|
|24.03.2018||05.04.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 28930 ₽|
|23.04.2018||09.05.2018||1 transplant||TO FIND 34235 ₽|
|04.05.2018||18.05.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 32537 ₽|
|04.06.2018||18.06.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 34425 ₽|
|30.07.2018||08.08.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 40924 ₽|
|10.08.2018||26.08.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 34425 ₽|
|15.09.2018||30.09.2018||1 transplant||FIND FROM 32537 ₽|
|13.10.2018||21.10.2018||1 transplant||TO FIND 32718 ₽|
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The airport is within the city, just 3 kilometers from the centre (airport on a map of da Nang). If you decide to stay in Danang, then to get to the hotel, it is best to take taxis or motorcycle taxis awaiting arriving passengers immediately when you exit the airport building, or order a taxi at reception (to the right of way inside the airport). Tour of the city to the hotel will cost you up to $5, and the motorcycle taxi, you can get for $1-2. With the opening of the new terminal took off and the price of a taxi, so taxi drivers in the Parking lot will offer you the speculative price of 10 or even 20 dollars. But remember that the real price that you want to bargain - $ 5 or 100,000 Dong (see Vietnam currency, exchange rate). The trip meter for a short distance will cost even less, but the taxi drivers do not too often agree to go on the counter.
If you do not want to contact the local taxi drivers can book a car via the search form, then our driver will be waiting for you on arrival at the airport with a sign:
If you plan to continue your trip to other city without stopping in da Nang, you most likely also have to take a taxi. For example, a taxi from Danang to Hoi an can be found for $20 (30 min), in hue you can drive for $40 (2 hours).
You can also get a taxi to the intercity bus stations of da Nang and continue their journey by bus.
How to get from da Nang to Hoi an , click here
In da Nang train station is connected to all major cities of Vietnam.
The station is located almost in the center of the city, on the street of Hai Phong, 200 (railway station on the map). To get to your hotel, the airport or bus station by taxi or even on foot. Taxi fares are approximately as follows: airport – 65 000 VND (currency Viet Nam); bus station - 50,000 VND. Almost three times cheaper if you use a motorcycle taxi.
To buy train tickets in tourist offices in the city, and in ticket offices at the station, which is usually much cheaper. Ticket offices are open daily from 3 a.m. until 9:30. You can also book and buy tickets for trains on Vietnam on the website http://www.vietnamtrains.com or http://www.vietnamrailways.netthe prices are quite high. But on these sites you can find the current timetables.
From da Nang train travel in two directions:
- The North direction (on an odd numbered trains): Hanoi, hue (Hue), Dong Hoi (Dong Hoi), Vinh, etc. Further from Hanoi you can go in Haiphong (Halong), Lao Cai (Lao Cai to reach in Sapa) and city of China.
- South (even numbers of trains): Ho Chi Minh city is Nha Trang (Nha Trang), etc.
The train is generally good. Ticket prices are divided into several categories (not air-conditioned, air-conditioned, double compartment, etc.) and are quite different in price but, in General, to travel is quite beneficial and convenient. On the night trains in addition, you will be able to save on accommodation and to see the country. For example, the cost of a ticket from da Nang to Hanoi ranges from $36 to $12 depending on the class, in Ho Chi Minh city can be reached in $42-$14. A ticket for the slow train to hue (Hue) is generally only 25 000VND ($1,3), but stops at all stops along the way, and rides more than 4 hours.
You can get to da Nang by coach or use intercity bus.
Tourist buses, or so-called openbase (open bus), comfortable buses, sometimes with beds oriented to tourists and travel to Vietnam and Asia. These buses usually depart from tourist spots in the cities and in the way make stops for sightseeing. To buy tickets for openbase in sales offices and at many travel agencies. Prices from different carriers are different depending on the level of service provided and quality of buses.
Approximate prices for tourist buses in da Nang:
- Danang-Hanoi: $18, journey time – 18 hours;
- Da Nang-MUI ne: $18 (Seating position); $29 (sleeper);
- Danang-Vientiane (Laos): $35, journey time is 23 hours.
In addition to tourist buses in Vietnam are quite comfortable and cheap, you can travel by intercity buses. Intercity buses to da Nang, arrive at the interurban station, which is one of the busiest in Central Vietnam. Here are also sent international buses to Laos.
Long-distance bus station of da Nang is located in the street Dien Bien Phu after the intersection with highway 1A (da Nang intercity bus station on the map). To reach the station by taxi or motorcycle taxi and the city buses No. 1 and No. 2 that go through the center of the city. But if you are not afraid of walking, from the railway station or from the airport it can be reached on foot (see map of da Nang). A hundred meters from the station is also the station for local buses, including to/from Hoi an. So from Hoi an you can get to the interurban station of the local bus and to save a little money. But if your destination in da Nang not long-distance station, it is better to go in the city, before reaching the end.
Every day from early morning to late evening from the station sent a large number of flights to various directions (for example, in Hanoi daily to 12 flights). No need to purchase or reserve tickets in advance: you can just come to the station and buy a ticket on the next bus.
The price of tickets of public buses and travel time on key areas in 2015:
- Ho Chi Minh city: VND 182,000 (normal), VND 226,000 (second class). The journey time is 16 hours;
- Nha Trang (Nha Trang): 140,000 VND (ordinary). The journey time is 10 hours;
- Hanoi (Hanoi): 140,000 VND (ordinary), 180,000 VND (second class), 280,000 VND (first class). The journey time is 14 hours.
There are also private bus companies, in particular, a well-known company, Mailing (Mailinh Express), which is more tourist oriented and offers clean, comfortable buses that travel faster. The price is about one and a half times higher. They ply several times a day.
To view a detailed schedule and if you want to book a train or bus to da Nang can through the search form:
Transportation in da Nang than to move on
In da Nang there is almost no public transport, and the most important means of transportation for tourists is by taxi or rented transport. Walking around the city is not always convenient, since the city is spread over a large area. If you stay in the center, to the beaches you need to travel a good two or three kilometers.
Taxi in the city a huge amount. Preferably for short trips use a taxi meter, but for longer trips outside the city can agree on a fixed cost. The fare on the taxi meter starts from 10 000 VND for planting and the first few hundred meters, and the average trip within the city usually costs a maximum of 50 000 VND.
Motorbike rentals are widely available, the price of 150,000 Dong per day. See also rent motorbikes in Vietnam.
The city runs four routes of city buses №№1, 2, 3 and 4. They are not very comfortable for daily tourist trips around the city, but with their help it is possible to reach from different parts of the city to long-distance bus stations of da Nang, and the bus No. 1 goes to Hoi an. Our interactive map of da Nang marked the routes of all four bus routes in the city as of may 2013.
Attention! Project local authorities from 2013 to 2020 in da Nang will be substantially upgraded public transport system, including changes and bus routes.