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Country trains
Vietnam’s air-conditioned trains are safe, comfortable and inexpensive, the ideal way for independent travelers to get around and see Vietnam at ground level. Country trains offer a journey along the country (from Hanoi to Saigon and vice versa) with panorama views of sceneries / landscapes. You can get a real insight into Vietnam of both urban and rural when you travel by train. SE1 and SE3 Express Train are two main daily trains with the best quality that cover 4 main stations: Hanoi - Hue - Danang - Nha Trang - Saigon.

  

SE1 Express Train

 

Station Distance (km) Train type Departure time Arrival Time
Hue 688 4 berth soft sleeper 6 berth hard sleeper Soft seat 19h00 07h57
Da Nang 791 19h00 10h31
Nha Trang 1315 19h00 20h28
Sai Gon (HCMC) 1726 19h00 04h10

SE3 Express Train

 

Station Distance (km) Train type Departure time Arrival Time
Hue 688 4 berth soft sleeper 6 berth hard sleeper Soft seat 23h00 10h45
Da Nang 791 23h00 13h12
Nha Trang 1315 23h00 22h03
Sai Gon (HCMC) 1726 23h00 05h00

 

It is easy to buy train tickets at the station when you get to Vietnam. However, you can find it all the more convenient to buy tickets for most train journeys within Vietnam at Hanoi or Saigon booking offices. With multi choices of the train cars as well as lots of kind of categories, tourists can choose a most suitable train for themselves.

Local train

Lao Cai train

Many tourists have chosen the best way to visit Sapa - a beautiful hill station in Lao Cai by taking the local train from Hanoi to Lao Cai. You can enjoy the peaceful scenery on the road journey with plenty of green terraces, exclusive waterfall and wide range of mountains. The train can meet the demand of any fastidious visitor, as you will be satisfied with the services’ quality and greeted by dozens of warm-hearted hill tribal people before exploring one of the most splendid landscapes of the Northwest.

 

Route Distance (km) Train type Departure time Arrival Time
Hanoi - Lao Cai 300 4 berth soft sleeper 6 berth hard sleeper Soft seat 21h10 05h30
21h55 06h30
Lao Cai - Hanoi 350 20h15 04h30
21h00 06h00

 

As you can refer from the schedules, night trains are often preferred for time consuming and cost saving. Also, Threeland Travel provides you with special rail tours, which is suitable for almost tourists who want to enjoy the wonderful panorama of Vietnam. If you are interesting in traveling by train to Vietnam and have any ticket booking enquiry, please email us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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