The cheapest way to get from Hanoi Airport (HAN) to Halong is to train and bus which costs $8 – $16 and takes 6 h 30 min.
The quickest way to get from Hanoi Airport (HAN) to Halong is to fly which takes 45 min and costs $175.
The Seaplane from Hanoi Airport to Tuan Chau Island Marina takes 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.
We depart Hanoi at 08:00 for the 3.5 hour drive through the fertile flood plains of the Red River Delta to Ha Long City. Once at Ha Long City we board our private boat for a five-hour cruise of this stunning area, stopping along the way to visit one of the limestone caves in the bay. There will also be time for a swim in the bay’s emerald waters (if weather permits). Whilst on board, you will be served a delicious local seafood lunch. Return to shore and back to Hanoi. Arrive Hanoi around 19:00. Trip ends.
Hanoi to Halong Bay By private car Quotation
Private 4 seats car: 85 USD per car per trip
Private 7 seats car: 95 USD per car per trip
Private 16 seats van: 115 USD per car per trip
+ Those above rates are in USD, full inclusive of all gasoline, road toll and fee, being with professional driver. And there should be no hidden charges. You can also pay in local VND.