From Ha Noi
Sleeping buses operated by Hung Thanh, Camel, and Queen bus companies depart from Hanoi at around 19:00 pm. These buses will arrive very early in the morning at 4:30 am. The buses stop in the centre of the village. Your homestay can arrange pick-up service when you arrive. Please ask your hotel in Hanoi to assist you with purchasing bus tickets. Sleeping buses take around 10.5 hours to get here & you will have one stop outside Ninh Binh.
prices vary but are normally around 250,000 VND
From Ninh Binh
There are 3 sleeping buses that depart from Ninh Binh. Hung Thanh, Camel, and Queen bus. They all depart at around 9:00 PM – 9:30 PM You can book at your hotel in Ninh Binh. They will be on the same schedule as the buses from Hanoi to stop in the center of Phong Nha village. The price should be around 200,000 VND.
Local buses will also take you to Phong Nha from Hue. The Tan Nhat bus departs Hue between 06:30 AM – 07:00 AM and will drop you off in Phong Nha around 12:00 PM. This is a tour but also takes passengers. The cost of this is around 250,000 VND Tour busses will also take you from Hue to Phong Nha. The DMZ bus leaves Hue at around 2:00 PM and stops in Phong Nha around 6:00 PM with the price of 150,000 VND / person.
Sleeping busses leave Hue around 5:00 PM & arrive in Phong Nha at around 9:00 PM Please ask your hotel in Hue to assist you with purchasing bus tickets. Prices vary but are around 150,000 VND
The Local Bus (Tan Nhat) leaves Phong Nha around 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM from Phong Nha tourism centre. It arrives in Hue at 8:00 PM The cost for this is around 250,000 VND. The DMZ Bus departs at 6:00 AM from Phong Nha to Hue with the price is 150,000 VND / person. With the itinerary that stops by the Vinh Moc Tunnels and Ben Hai River, the price is VND 500,000 / person including transportation fee, entrance fees, and a local guide.
The Sleeping Busses Hung Thanh, Camel, and Queen bus all leave Phong Nha at 4:00 AM we can assist you in booking this when you arrive here.
From Hoi An / Da Nang
Open tour buses take you from Hoi An or Danang to Phong Nha. They leave in the afternoon and arrive in the centre of Phong Nha at around 09:00 PM. Please ask your hotel in Danang or Hoi An to assist you with purchasing bus tickets.
Local buses will also take you to Phong Nha from Danang. Look for the bus company, Bao Vuong, which departs from the Danang bus station at 13:30 everyday.