The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Sapa is 1320 km. The road distance is 1958 km.
It takes approximately 9h 25m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Sapa, including transfers. The driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Sapa is 1958 km. It takes approximately 26h 30m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Sapa.
There’s no airport near Sapa so Hanoi is the only airport for you. You can take the night train to get sleeping bus direct from Hanoi to Sapa. If you go by train you will stop at Lao Cai and continue take bus to Sapa.
Sapa – How to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Sapa
Traveling by train:
You can book the train ticket to Ha Noi train station at Sai Gon train station. The ticket fee is various, from 782.000 VND (35 USD) and above.
- Add of Sai Gon train station: 01 Nguyen Thong Street, Ward 9, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City.
- Telephone Number: 08. 39 318 952.
Traveling by sleeper bus:
If you want to travel to Sapa from Ho Chi Minh City by sleeper bus, you can choose those agencies:
- Hoang Long (Telephone Number: 0988 259 568)
- Mai Linh (Telephone Number: 08 39292929)
- Tan Dat (Telephone Number: (08) 218.1056 – 090.66.88.567)
The sleeper bus will depart from Mien Dong bus station, the ticket is priced at 550 000 VND (25 USD), including foods and drinks. The total time of traveling is less than 60 hours. It will take you more time than traveling by train.
Traveling by plane:
Traveling by plane is the fastest and the most expensive way to travel to Ha Noi from Ho Chi Minh City. The flight duration is 1 hour and 45 minutes. The plane ticket is various, from 1.2 million VND (about 53 USD) and above.
After arriving in Ha Noi, you can choose suitable means of transportation as we have introduced above.
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