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How to get to Hue?

How to get to Hue?


Located on the bank of Song Huong- Perfume River; Hue, the capital of Thua Thien Hue province in Central Vietnam, is 700 km southern Hanoi, 1100km northern Ho Chi Minh City, and only a few miles from the sea. Not until 1945 was Hue the national capital, the political, cultural and religious center of Vietnam under the control of Nguyen Dynasty. Most well-known for its historic values; Hue had been recognized as one of the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.

Renowned for the most intact royal city in Vietnam, Hue has enough charm to keep you staying as long as you can afford the time to visit. There are many ways to get to Hue such as: by train, by air, by Hue Private Car and so on.

1. Flight to Hue:


a. From Ha Noi: There are many flights from Ha Noi to Hue city every day from different airlines such as Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar, Vietjet Air. You can choose one based on your budget and it takes 45 minutes to fly from Hanoi to Hue.

How to get to Hue?

b. From Ho Chi Minh city: The average flight duration from Ho Chi Minh to Hue city is about an hour and different airlines provide flight from HCM city to Hue such as Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar, Vietjet Air. You can search on the Internet for the price.Vietnam Airlines normally offers the most expensive flight to Hue in comparison to others.

c. From Nha Trang: There is no direct flight from Nha Trang to Hue. The best choice for you is that you take a flight from Nha Trang to Da Nang and then you can book train or bus ticket to Hue.

All in all, coming to Hue by air is a good idea. There are many flights every day from other cities to Hue city and it takes about 40-60 minutes to go there. It’s the most expensive way but it’s convenient, fast and safe.To save time to arrive faster than vehicles such as trains or coaches you should book cheap airline tickets. This is website to book ticket:,

2. By train:

From Ha Noi, Nha Trang or Ho Chi Minh City: There are many train trips from Ha Noi to Hue. It takes about 2 to 3 days to get to Hue and you must overnight in train. There is a disadvantage that there are many people on the train and you cannot feel comfortable. One more important thing is that it’s not as clean and quiet as on a plane. On the other hand, it saves your money.With friends in the north want to travel to Hue, you can go to Hanoi to catch the train from Hanoi to Hue. For those who have a lot of time and want to experience beautiful scenery on the road, should choose this medium.

How to get to Hue?
Hue Station

This is website to book ticket:

3. By Hue Private Car

Traveling to Hue for long distance you can think of flight or train but some case you want to see more things along the road of Vietnam you can hire a car from Vietnam Private Car then enjoy Vietnam landscapes.

Have you ever think of rent a private car with private driver transfer from Saigon to Hue or Hanoi to Hue? Its crazy idea but it will be amazing travel experience ever.

You will stop wherever you want. Stay at any destination as long as you want. Our expert consultant will help you to plan where should visit in Vietnam.

Where can you book long car trip in Vietnam? You can have a look at some online website below:

How to get to Hue?
Danang Private Car driver team

Vietnam private car team

For the shorter trip you can refer some private car online website to help you quote some car rental service in Dong Hoi, Quang Tri, Hue, Danang, Hoian, and Nhatrang.


In summary, based on your budget and your preference you can choose one of the above options. You wonder how you can transfer from Hue Airport or Hue Central Station please contact to our company to book the private car. Our service will bring you the best experience with the most reasonable price.



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Danang Private Taxi is major in serving private taxi transfer from Danang Airport to Hoi An, Danang International Airport to Danang city, Danang Airport to Hue Imperial city or some time transfer from Danang Airport to Phong Nha / Dong Hoi city. They are one of the trust transport companies on Danang city.

One thought on “How to get to Hue? Leave a comment

  1. I am arriving at Da Nang International Airport on 21 March at 0940 hours and want transport for two people and two bags to our hotel at Hue.

    On 26 March in the morning (0900 hrs) I want transport from Hue to Hoi An to our hotel.

    Would you kindly email to me the cost of the two travel trips.




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