Hanoi to Hue

Noi Bai International/ Domestic Airport is 25 kilometers away from the city center of Hanoi. It will take about 35-45 minutes. Shuttle bus is the cheapest option to get to the airport, it is just 60,000 VND. Grab car and taxi normal rate is around 200,000 VND to 250,000 VND depending on the time and traffic.

Vietnam Airlines is the only airline company that offers flight services from Hanoi to Hue directly. Flights schedule starts from 9am onwards. Tip: Traveling on the weekends is usually a lot cheaper compared to weekdays.

noi bai airport - hue travel guide

Ho Chi Minh to Hue

Tan Son Nhat International/Domestic Airport is 7 kilometers away from the city center. It takes around 20 minutes to get to the airport. Taxi is the usual mode of transfer for it is easy to hail one in the busy streets of Ho Chi Minh City. It will cost you around 80,000 VND to 120,000 VND depending on the traffic.

Tan Son Nhat Airport is the busiest airport in Vietnam so it is not surprising when most of the airlines offer flight services from here to Hue. Tip: Book beforehand to get more discount since most of the airlines operating flights from Ho Chi Minh to Hue are lost cost airlines.

tan son nhat airport - hue travel guide

Arrival in Hue

Phu Bai International/Domestic Airport is 15 kilometers away from the city of center of Hue. It takes around 30 minutes to reach Hue City depending on the traffic. There are several options to get to the city center.

The cheapest is by shuttle bus which is 50,000 VND – 60,000 VND. This is suitable if traveling alone and/or traveling light. Xe om or motorbike taxi is about 120,000 VND – 150,000 VND depending on the agreement with the driver. 220,000 VND – 250,000 VND is what will cost for a 4 seater taxi. Private car is the best option for family traveling together for it is just 220,000 VND.

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Hue Private Car:



1. What type/brand of your car ?
Our cars are:
– 4 seats: Chevrolet Cruze, Hyundai Accent, Toyota Vios
– 7 seats: Toyota Innova, Toyota Fortuner, Toyota Veloz, Toyota Cross, Misubishi Xpander
– 16 seats: Ford Transit, Hyundai Solati
2. Is this price for all or per person ?
– For Private Car (transport service), this price is per car not per person
– For Package Tour (Private tour), this price is per person.
3. How we can recognize you at the airport ?
Our driver will wait at the exit gate and hold a welcome board with your name written on it for you to recognize him easily.
4. How will I know my booking has been confirmed ?
When you receive an email starting: Your booking has been confirmed.
To make sure that your booking has been confirmed, we will send you an invoice with an itinerary. Please check itinerary to avoid any inconvenience.
5. How can I pay ?
– Paypal (pay extra 4% for transaction fee)
– Credit card at our office (pay extra 3% for banking fee)
– Cash at our office or to driver
6. Will there be other guests who will join us ?
This is a private service, so only your group will be in this trip. You can invite your friends but maximum of 3 people in 4 seats car, 5 people in 7 seats car and 12 people in 16 seats car.
7. Can your driver speak English ?
Our drivers can speak Basic English communication or better. They have vast experience in dealing with foreigners, they can explain about attractions and help you get the most out of your trip. But they are not tour guides so they have limitation.

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