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Hey locals! How to get from Da Nang to Hue lastest update 2019

Hello, I am a local guide in Hue. In this post, I will give you the information needed traveling to Hue from Da Nang. Included in this article you find bus timetables, the routes taken and pricing. You can use a motorbike, use a train or bus to get from Da Nang which has fast online booking. Don’t miss out.

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How far is Da Nang from Hue?

Da Nang is 100 km from Hue, which the best city to live and travel. It’s the fourth largest city in Vietnam. Da Nang marks the halfway point between the capital in the north, Hanoi, and Ho Chi Minh City in the south.  Apart from some shopping highlights and historical sights, the main reason for most travelers staying here is its proximity to the well-known My Khe Beach, Lang Co Beach, Hoi An, and My Son.

Hue city has been associated with its dreamy and ancient beauty. It’s located next to the Perfume River, Hue becomes a central tourist destination that attracts tourists. Not as crowded and bustling like Ho Chi Minh city or Hanoi. Hue’s beauty has always been admired due to the Huong River and its historical Ancient walled city.

How to get from Da Nang to Hue

Traveling from Da Nang to Hue by motorbike

Travel by motorbike from Da Nang to Hue is really good ways. If you want to fully experience the feeling of conquering Hai Van Pass, this is the best mean of transport. You can rent a motorbike with the cost is about 10$ – 15$ per one.  It just takes about 3-hour traveling by motorbike from Da Nang to Hue. Travel by motorbike you can flexibly stop at many points on the pass for visiting, sightseeing, rest, etc.

  • Tips for the backpacker: you should also check your motorbike to ensure safety. Going down the pass should go very slowly, go with a low number, usually one and two. Address of motorbike rental in Da Nang such as: Bình Minh phone number is 0986 86 29 86 – 0962 200 179, Phương Bình phone number is 090 6 408 040, Trường Đạt phone number is 0969.722.744 (Mr.Tuấn) and 0969.822.844 (Mr.Hưng), Lê Trường Phone number is 0981.331.331 (Mr.Thuận).

Traveling car from Da Nang to Hue taxi/private

Another way travel from Da Nang to Hue is using taxi/private car. It takes you about 2 – 3 hour. You will experience with comfortable and modern vehicles, minivans… Travel by taxi from Hue to Hoi An cost about 85$ – 100$.

If you have a private car, then you can drive it directly to Da Nang. Unlike bus, you can stop by and admire beautiful sceneries along the way if you drive your car.

Traveling from Da Nang to Hue by train

The railway from Da Nang station to Danang station is about 103 km.  They daily depart and take about 2,5 – 3 hour. With prices depending on how many seats are available. You should try to book at least a couple of days in advance. The seat types include the hard seat, the soft seat, hard berth (6 berths in a cabin) and the sort berth (4 berths in cabin). All carriages and cabins are air-conditioned with comfortable seats/berths.

  • Tips for the backpacker:  You should book window seats to the left of the train if you are heading south from Hue. Book right one if heading north from Da Nang for the best views.

Traveling from Da Nang to Hue by bus

Travel by bus is popular transportation for tourists traveling from Da Nang to Hue. You can choose a local bus or open bus for the trip to Hue. The ticket cost is a bit difference between the two. There are many bus scheduled departing every 30 minutes to 1 hour. here are many bus companies in Hue. If you choose the local bus, you might save a bit because you could to travel to the bus station by taxi. You could choose a bus which picks you up at your hotel.

Where to buy tickets?

There are 2 main ways to buy bus tickets Da Nang to Hue as follows:

Buy direct bus tickets

You can buy tickets directly. However, this may take time to get there, as well as you might fall into a position of not getting the appropriate bus time.

In addition, you can buy tickets directly at the place you are staying with the help of the receptionists, or it is best to call the bus company directly to book tickets. That way, your booking will be faster and more proactive.

Buy online bus tickets

You can buy tickets online easily via websites such as, vexere, 123go,, dichung… In particular, you can immediately message Thổ Địa Du Lịch to book a bus ticket, we will help you book tickets quickly and conveniently.

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