Get to Cat Ba island through Halong City

Bus to Halong
Bus to Halong

There is the way from Hanoi to  Cat Ba island through Halong city, this way may be a little farther than through Hai Phong. There are 2 options you can choose.

Option 1

From Ha Noi you can take a bus or car to Halong city, stopping at Tuan Chau harbor. There are tourist boats to Cat Ba town, taking 4 hours (10 USD).

Cristina Cruise
Cristina Cruise

Departure time:

  • From Tuan Chau: 13h00
  • From Cat Ba : 8h00

Option 2

Take a car, motor bike or bicycle from Hanoi to Halong city, then to Tuan Chau island. There is Tuan Chau ferry to  Gia Luan harbor – Cat Ba island, you can drive 30 minutes from Gia Luan harbor to Cat Ba town. The daily ferry so easily as it is operated every 1 hour from 6h00 AM till 18h00 PM. It takes only 45 -50 minutes per ferry journey.Ai?? In the high season it departs in every 30 minutes.

Electric car
Electric car

The price is very reasonable but satisfaction and security guaranteed:

  • Walker: 70 000Ai??VND = 3 USD
  • Motorbike:Ai?? 10 000 VND = 0.5 USD
  • Less than 9 pax Van:Ai??Ai?? 100 000 VND = 4.5 USD
  • From 9 pax to 16 pax Van: 350 000 VND = 16 USD