Sai Gon to Ha Noi by Train

Sai Gon to Ha Noi by train

City centre scene in Ha Noi

The Sai Gon to Ha Noi journey follows Vietnam’s famous Reunification Line, and it is the most popular train journey in Vietnam. This is a long distance journey taking between 35 hours and 39 hours depending on which train you book. We recommend booking a soft sleeper well in advance of your planned travel dates.

Train Services from Sai Gon to Ha Noi

Train Sao Gon to Hanoi

Train Tickets from Sai Gon to Ha Noi – from $42.30

The most comfortable Trains to Book are trains SE2, SE4, SE6, SE8. These trains have ‘soft seats’ and ‘soft sleepers’. This is important because most of the trains take two nights to travel the distance from Sai Gon. If you prefer to spend only 1 night on the train then the best departure is train SE8 departing at 06.30 from Sai Gon.

Train Timetable Sai Gon to Ha Noi

Times of fast trains with soft seats and soft sleepers. There other slower, cheaper and less comfortable trains which also travel from Sai Gon to Ha Noi

 Train  Departure    Arrival  
SE2 19:00  04:02 (+ 2 Days) 
SE4 23:00 05:00 (+ 2 Days)
SE6 15:45 04:45 (+ 2 Days)
SE8 06:30 15:28 (+ 1 Day)


Location of Sai Gon Train Station

Location of Ha Noi Train Station

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