Hanoi Transportation

Vacationers to Hanoi can get in, round and out utilizing a wide range of transportation modes, every higher suited to a specific schedule or price range.


Taxis supply the best velocity and comfort, but additionally price essentially the most.


Bikes will be rented at your lodge for as little as a dollar a day, however will be very harmful for vacationers unused to Hanoi's chaotic, anarchic site visitors.


Xich Lo or rickshaw in HanoiThe cyclo is a bicycle rickshaw. This cheap, environmentally pleasant mode of transport is steadily dying out, however continues to be present in Vietnam’s main cities.

Xe om

Xe om are Hanoi's motorcycle taxis. The title interprets to "hug vehicle", and that is what it quantities to: you trip pillion on the motorbike and hug the motive force from behind, hanging on for expensive life because the each of you whiz via the town's site visitors.

You may discover xe om primarily round road corners; you'll be able to inform them by their inexperienced pith helmets. The value needs to be negotiable, and can depend upon the gap you want to journey.


The prepare station will be discovered downtown at 120 Le Duan; you should purchase tickets for trains that may take you all the best way south to Saigon, or north to Sapa .


A collection of bus stations are situated round Hanoi, every one dispatching buses that journey solely in a selected course. Name or go to these bus stations for up to date gala's and schedules; as with the prepare, purchase your tickets at the very least the day earlier than you journey to make sure a seat.