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Best Way To Get To Sapa From Hanoi

We have shown an article "how to get to Sapa from Hanoi" which is useful for your Sapa trip. 

There are many types of transfer, however, many people don't know what is the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi , It is quite hard to choose which transfer means is the best because of depending on need and expected cost.

With the opening of Hanoi – Lao Cai expressway, it becomes easier and faster for you to reach Sapa. The travel time is cut in half.

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You can choose one of the following transportations for your Sapa trip.

  • Taking train
  • Dcar Limousine
  • Using sleeper bus
  • Private car Hanoi to Sapa

 Best way to get to sapa from hanoi

As I said: "it is hard to choose the best way to get to Sapahowever, there are 2 options for you:

1. Priority – Flexibility, Convenience => private car/Dcar Limousine

2. Priority – Cheap price => Sleeper bus/Train

The way which you choose depends on many factors, if convenience is your first concern, then private car/Dcar limousine is the best. In case you want cheap price, then train/sleeper bus is much better. Therefore, the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi is up to you.

 Distance from Hanoi – Sapa

  • Distance: 320km-330km/way
  • Travel time: 5,5h-6h to get there
  • Route: Hanoi –  Lao Cai highway – Sapa 
  • Departure time: fixed (sleeper bus/Dcar); flexible (private car) 

After choosing the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi, you should still see some the following tips for best best choice.

1. PRIVATE CAR HANOI TO SAPA => CLICK HERE

Advantages 

  • Service support 24/24 
  • Flexible departure time: depending on you
  • Various cars: 4 – 45 seaters, private Dcar
  • You can enjoy the privacy and comfort – don't share with other people
  • It is possible to stop along the road to relax and take photos.
  • Pickup and dropoff places are up to you.

Disadvantages 

  • It becomes expensive if there are few people, the price per car not per person
  • You have to sit during the trip, can't lie down as sleeper/train

Private car service is chosen as the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi because of convenience and comfort even cheap price (if there are many people going together).

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Type of car

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 4 seaters

$150

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7 seaters

 $155

 $210

16 seaters

 $205

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2. DCAR LIMOUSINE/BUS SERVICE => CLICK HERE

After seeing advantages as well as disadvantages of private car, but you don't think that it is the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi, you can see Dcar's following pros and cons

Advantages 

  • You will be picked up at hotel but only in Hanoi Old Quarter
  • You can also stop along the road to relax and take photos.
  • Suitable price – quite the same price as private car (price/person)
  • Modern and luxurious car, equipped with wifi, socket…
  • The cost is per person, so you don't have to pay whole car like private car

Disadvantages 

  • Departure time is fixed except for renting whole car and not sharing
  • You can't lie down as sleeper/train but it is also comfortable with soft seat
  • You have to share car with other people (we also provide private Dcar Limousine)
  • The pickup location is only in Hanoi Old Quarter – Dcar bus

Notes: we have both Dcar Limousine bus and private one

Dcar Limousine is considered the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi. It is not only comfortable but also quite cheap because of shared cost.

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Dcar limousine service

Private car service is chosen as the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi because of convenience and comfort even cheap price (if there are many people going together).

3. HANOI TO SAPA TRAIN => CLICK HERE

Many peoople  choose train for new experience or safety in case of night travel.

Taking Dcar/private car is the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi, however, it seems to be suitable for day travel. If you move to Sapa at night, then train is a better transfer means.

Advantages

  • You can sleep during the trip.
  • Safer than Dcar and private car in case of night travel
  • It is quite cheap if you take nornal seat.
  • Faster moving because of having its own rail.

Disadvantages

  • Fixed schedule: you can't choose departure time
  • It is impossible to stop and take photos along the road
  • You won't be picked up at hotel and have to take a taxi or bus to Sapa town
  • You also have to take a taxi to train station.

Train is not considered as the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi for those who want to experience along the road.
Visitors will go to Sapa by train and will be dropped off at the station (25 km from Sapa).

There are 2 types of train for you to take

  • Normal trains of Vietnam Railways with less comfort
  • Tourists trains (also 2-bed cabin in train), but also more expensive: King Express, Sapaly, Fansipan..

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4. SLEEPER BUS SERVICE

It is also a popular way for foreign tourists. It is also like Dcar Limousine but sleeper bus is much larger. It becomes more and more popular, even it is knowns as the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi.

Advantages

  • You can sleep during the trip.
  • It is quite cheap because of shared cost.
  • Clean and comfortable with new and modern bus.

Disadvantages

  • Fixed schedule: you can't choose departure time
  • You won't be picked up at hotel and have to move to bus station
  • The dropoff place is in Sapa town not at your hotel

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Suggestion: Sapa Express Bus

Itinerary 1:

  • 06:30- 07:10: Free pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter then transfer to .

Itinerary 2:

  • 21:10 – 21:45: Free pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter then transfer to Sapa Express Bus.

We  hope that the above information will help you know what is the best way to get to Sapa from Hanoi.

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