How to get to Hoi an city transport
To get to Hoi an from Russia in several ways. The easiest and fastest is to fly to the city of da Nang with stopovers, and from there by taxi or bus to Hoi an, and after an hour and a half after landing, you'll fit in your hotel. To the airport of da Nang from Russia direct flight is not performed, but there are very convenient and cheap flights to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city.
Another option to get to Hoi an – fly to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh direct flight, and from these cities to get to da Nang by train or directly to Hoi an by bus. This way, the time will be much longer (almost to the day), and on the finances of the big benefits you will bring. To recommend a way to get to Hoi an we would recommend only to those who wish to travel to Vietnam and at the same time to visit Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city. If your goal is just stay in Hoi an, then you definitely should look for tickets with a transfer to da Nang.
On the plane
The nearest international airport is in da Nang, which receives several daily flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, as well as flights from Bangkok, Singapore, Siem reap (Cambodia), Beijing and other cities in Asia. From da Nang airport to Hoi an an hour and a half by taxi or bus. Where is the airport, bus station, train station in da Nang, see "How to get to da Nang".
Find and book tickets with a transfer to da Nang, you can use the search form below. If you want to save money but not time, it makes sense to find and buy tickets to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city separately, and then from these cities flights to da Nang on the websites of budget airlines VietJet, Jetstar, or to make early booking on Vietnam Airlines. For example, a flight from Ho Chi Minh city to da Nang budget airlines for early booking you can buy for less than $ 20 one way!
The cheapest flights from Russia to da Nang:
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How to get to Hoi an from da Nang airport
Hoi an is 25 km from da Nang. To get from the airport is easiest by taxi. The trip will cost you approximately $20 and takes 30 minutes. This is a good price for such a trip, so feel free to agree or bargain with the taxi drivers to that price. Initially, you can say that the price is significantly more, it is necessary to bargain. The benchmark for the cost now you know.
Some taxi drivers at the airport refuse to bargain and to go at a fixed price. Be aware that the trip meter will cost more than $ 20 (about 25).
Taxi drivers will meet you right at the exit of the airport in the spacious Parking area, but you can also use the taxi counter in the airport. The trip from Hoi an to the airport will cost you less, up to $10 if you arrange a trip with the taxi driver in advance and to bargain.
If you don't want to mess with finding a taxi on the spot, you can order the car in advance via the search form. When ordering in advance, the driver will meet you at the airport immediately after the plane landed, and the price is almost the same:
If you prefer to travel on your own and no one to depend on, you can rent a car at the airport of da Nang and drive to Hoi an. 2014 in Vietnam on absolutely legal grounds, you can manage the rented vehicles under international driving permit (IDP), the relevant requirements of the Vienna Convention on road traffic (read more about rent a motorcycle and car in Vietnam). Such issue in Russia, and previously was necessary to obtain a temporary local license, and no other in the country was not recognized. Now you can safely manage with a driver's license issued in Russia. Just remember that an IDP is valid only in conjunction with the national rights, so to take to Vietnam have both rights. To obtain the IDP in the traffic police, their cost is 1600 rubles (1120 in the design of public services through the site.Russia in 2018). To pass the exams to get an IDP is not required.
The price for renting a car remains quite high, from $ 50 per day.The country has opened offices international distributors, and now you can book a car rental at the airport of da Nang with the search form and compare prices from different companies:
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There is a very economical way to get from da Nang to Hoi an, which will suit most budget travellers is not burdened with a lot of Luggage is by local bus No. 1 25 000 dongs, which is about the 1st dollar. Buses leave from the bus stations of da Nang, which is located near the intercity bus station, da Nang, and pass through the streets of da Nang: Dien Bien Phu, Hung Vuong, Ong Ich Khiem, Nguyen Thi Minh Khai (see map of da Nang) and catch them easier on these streets than to get to the station.
From the airport to the nearest bus stop No. 1 on the ring at the intersection of Dien Bien Phu and Nguyen Tri Phurong - a little less than a mile, and with light Luggage it is possible to finish in 20-30 minutes. Interactive map of da Nang red line we marked the route from the airport to the nearest place where the bus. The path passes by a beautiful Park with a lake where you can stop and relax a bit. To find the buses at the plate on the windshield with the route of the "Danang-Hoian" and # 1. Seeing a bus anywhere, just raise your hand and he will take you in. Just make sure that it goes in the right direction before continuing the trip. Don't be surprised if the bus doesn't stop, but only slow turn. Passengers swing by and jump out of the bus on the fly, so feel free to jump into the open door. Buses run with a frequency of from 15 minutes to 1 hour depending on the time of day, the schedule is not maintained.
The fare for a local is 25 000 Dong (currency of Vietnam), but the jigs ripped off tourists as a sticky, and require 50 000 and more, of course, the difference of folding in his pocket. We recommend sticking to the tourist solidarity and not to allow the conductors as much as they require, and to argue and to bargain with them. The authors were able to pass on this bus even at the state price after persistent standing his ground.
Bus # 1 arrives in Hoi an in the North station on Le Hong Phong (Northern station of Hoi an on the map). The station is just a Parking area with buses and cafes on it. There, on a large stand (as elsewhere in the city), a map showing your location.
Around the station is spinning a lot of taxi drivers who will offer you their services. If you decide to reach the hotel on foot and managed to fend off Intrusive service local bombed, then you should use the following guideline: the Station is located on T-junction roads. If you stand at the crossroads as to the top of the letter T (you'll just look at the stand map), then you need to go to the left at Le Hong Phong.
Approximately 700 meters from this location will be the intersection of Hai Ba Trung, along which there are many hotels in Hoi an. If you turn right at Hai Ba Trung, then go to the city centre, where a wide range of hotels of different categories. If you turn left, then, respectively, will retire from the city centre. The hotels away from the city too, and they are cheaper and more comfortable city.
There are also tourist buses that arrive at the main bus station in Hoi an (96 Hung Vuong street) or the Parking of taxis and minibuses in the city centre (Parking minibuses and taxis in the centre of Hoi an on the map).
In Hoi an has no train station. The nearest station is in da Nang, and come there daily trains from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh city, hue and Nha Trang. Details on how to get to da Nang by train , see da Nang. View prices and flight schedules on the site http://www.vietnamtrains.com or http://www.vietnamrailways.net.
To reach from the train station to Hoi an the same way, and from the airport, including bus No. 1, which passes very close to railway station. In General, the route from the cities of Vietnam-da Nang and on to Hoi an without stopping for the night in Nang presents no difficulties.
On the tourist bus
Quite convenient and very economical way to get to Hoi an from other major cities – trips to tourist or so-called openbase (openbus).
Buses belong to different companies, ticket prices and the comfort of buses of different. Some routes include a trip and stopping through the popular tourist spot, some include meals, some stopping and overnight at the hotel. Below for reference are the prices for the tickets are one of the most popular carriers in Vietnam, in Hoi an:
- Hue (Hue) – Hoi An - $9
- Nha Trang (Nha Trang) – Hoi An - $13
- Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – Hoi An - $22
- Hanoi – Hoi An - $20
There are routes and is a lot cheaper given above. For example, the regular bus hue (Hue) – Hoi an costs only $3.
How to get by bus from da Nang to Hoi an, see above.
To view a detailed schedule and if you want to book a train or bus to Hoi an can via the search form:
💲 Pay the ticket online
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The bus station in Hoi an
Northern bus station. Located on Le Hong Phong (according to some other sources and maps street called Nguyen Tat Thanh). This bus station arrives and is sent only to the local bus from da Nang. Northern bus station of Hoi an on the map
The main long-distance bus station. Located on the Hung Vuong street, 96. On the map this street is sometimes referred to as Huynh Thuc Khang. Depart from here and here buses arrive from different cities. Buses are very cheap and usually reconditionnement. If you decide to go to travel by this bus, then get ready for the discomfort. But the new feelings you will be provided. The main intercity bus station of Hoi an on the map.
Parking taxis and minibuses. Located on T-shaped intersection of Phan Chu Trinh and Hoang Dieu. Here, you can always hire or book a taxi (just go to the driver), go here and here buses arrive with tourists from the tours. Parking minibuses and taxis on the map.
Transport Hoi an, than to move on and the surrounding area
Hoi an is a small town, and the bulk of it, unless you will be staying somewhere on the outskirts, you will be able to explore on foot. All that is required for this card (pick up at the hotel reception or print on the computer), the ability to focus and ability to communicate with locals at least in sign language, if you get lost. The only case when you may need to use taxi or motorcycle taxi to move around the city to get to the beach as it is located a few kilometers from the city, because public transport in the city.
To move around the city on foot at any time of the day safely (Hoian is one of the safest cities in Vietnam).
In the evening some of the streets near the river are marked with a sign "Walking street" (pedestrian street) and the entrance to them is strictly forbidden, even on bicycles and even tourists. You simply may not be allowed in such a zone, even if you maintain the bike and not ride it.
Bikes are also a great way of moving around Hoi an. By bike you can reach the beach ride in the evening on busy streets or drive to a favorite café for dinner. Some hotels offer free bikes for their customers (though the quality of such bikes sometimes leaves much to be desired), some can be rented for a nominal fee of 10,000 VND per day, or advise a rental nearby where the prices are usually around 20,000 Dong. You can rent a bike with electric motor from 70 000 VND.
Parking bikes will be no problems if you stay in a cafe or go to the small shop: the owners quickly organize your transportation and Parking will be taking care of him, if only you have stayed. The beaches with the bikes allowed, so all the beaches are equipped paid Parking (the price is set arbitrarily by the owners, an average of 30,000 VND). Parking a bike will cost you a bit more. Passages and driveways to the coast almost everywhere densely built hotels or homes. But, if you drive a little away from the main roads, you can find passages and entrances directly on the beach and pay nothing.
Rent a motorbike (scooter) is also a good option, but be careful and first look at the chaotic traffic on the roads, especially in the evenings. In General, the movement in the town is fairly quiet, but during periods of holidays or in the evenings during rush hour on the road leaves a large number of cyclists and motorcyclists. Keep in mind that many roads in Hoi an have one-way traffic and moving you right after the next intersection can be on the opposite line. The cost of renting a scooter (motorcycle) – from 4 dollars per day. To find a rental car in Hoi an can be everywhere: in hotels, tourist agencies, car rental office to the streets. For traffic management in Vietnam requires local Vietnamese law, but if you rent a scooter this problem is easily solved, read more in the article - hire a motorcycle and car in Vietnam.
To rent a boat. Another interesting way to navigate Hoi an, although it is rather "attraction", not a real way of transportation is to rent a boat. On the waterfront of Hoi An river flowing through the city, you can rent a boat or hire her for a walk. To find the boat will not take long. Enough to take a little walk along the river near the Cam Nam bridge (the bridge near the market), how you "cast aside" offers walking and boat rental. Are different, from the engine to the rowing. Hour walk is from 3 to 5 dollars.
So customers can get to the beach, some hotels offer free trails to Saalbach (shuttlebus mini bus) or even a taxi. The availability of free Shuttle service to the beach and its frequency can be found in information about hotels of Hoi an.