How to Travel from Hue to Hoi An

Hoi An is a dreamy old town in the south of Hanoi and remains one of the most famous attractions in Vietnam. If you do not know how to travel from Hue to Hoi An, then continue reading to find out in this post.

1.    Bus

The bus is a cheap and convenient choice for those who want to arrive in Hoi An quickly. You will have the chance to contemplate the beautiful scene on the way, but it will not be much enjoyable. Some buses stop at the Marble Mountain so it is a plus if you can get one. 

Hue to Hoi AnThe Marble Mountain

2.    Motorbike

For adventurers and tourists who want to fully enjoy the scenery on the way to Hoi An, we recommend you to rent a motorbike. Although the price may be a little bit higher than taking a bus, you can venture in slow pace through the picturesque landscape and stop anywhere you want. On your way, there are many remarkable locations that you can visit.

If you have time and decent health, consider traveling to Hoi An by motorbike.

Hue to Hoi An 1Stopping on the Way

3.    Private car/taxi

The most expensive method is to rent a private car or taxi in your trip to Hoi An. However, it is also worth the price since you can stop at anytime you want to take pictures or to relax in the beautiful nature. One minor advantage of private car is that it will take you straight to the hotel without taking an additional bus. Therefore, if you have money to spend, go for it.

4.    Train

Traveling by train is a little bit tricky here since there is no train station in Hoi An. As a result, the only way you can reach Hoi An by train is to arrive in the train station in Danang and then take a bus or private car to Hoi An. It is possible to watch the breathtaking scene on the way, though the cost is not really cheap (about 3$ - 5$ depends on the carriage). It is not advised to take the train, but you can try if interested.

Hue to Hoi An 3Breathtaking Scene

5.    Tour Services

Finally, tour operators are always available during your travel to Vietnam, thus you can easily book one for your trip. Tour services offer a wide range of transportation, including private car and motorbike. Tour guide will also available to bring you useful information about famous sites and beautiful spot to take photos. Even though the cost may not as cheap as traveling by yourself, you will not have to bother researching about the accommodation (just tell them about your preference).