Hanoi International Airport

Hanoi interntaional airport ( Noi Bai international airport) is the biggest airport in the north of Vietnam that is located on Soc Son district which is 35km from Hanoi city centre. Hanoi international airport can welcome 15 million passenger yearly with the arceage of 139.216m2. What you need to know before arriving in Hanoi international airport, here are somethings you need: 

There are two terminals in Hanoi international airport .

I. International airport – T2

T2 is International Terminal for passengers who fly into Vietnam. A number of Vietnamese and international airlines operate from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport, including AirAsia, Hong Kong Airlines,Vietnam Airlines, Pacific Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Lao Airlines,Thai Airways and Tiger Airways.

The airport terminal provides various services, dining, shopping, currency exchange, ATMs and transportation options.

Hanoi International Airport
Restaurant in Hanoi International Airport

You have to go through this proccess when arriving:

  • Quarantine and immigration check
  • Baggage claim
  • Customs inspection
  • Arrival hall

Take a note: 

When you go out Hanoi airport lobby you should be care about taking a transfer from Hanoi airport to city centre, because some persons will reach to you and invite you about taxi  to Hanoi city. They will charge you high fee for that service or make you some troubles if you don’t  pay when getting their car…So the things you have to do before travelling in Vietnam:

  • Book hotel first
  • Book transfer from Hanoi internation airport to city or Halong bay, Sapa, Ninh Binh…You have some options to choose :
  • Book transfer with  your hotel : The weakness is you have to pay more higher fee than usual .
  • Book transfer with some reliable transportaion company in Hanoi : you can visit our service :


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  • Where you can by local sim card in Hanoi interantional airport ?
  • There are some counters that sell Tour,transfer, Sim card, map …in Arrival hall you can take their service but the price is more expensive than market price .

Where you can take free phone call if your phone is not working at Hanoi interantional airport ?

  • You can come to tourist information desk to take free phone call there.

II. Domestic airport – T1

T1 is the domestic airport ,the distance between T1 and T2 is  about 800m.

It takes 10 minutes to walk. Both of  terminals have  4 floor that is fully equipped with modern and professional services such as duty-free shops,restaurants, free wifi , transportation to Hanoi and massage services.T1 also has 4 floors and each has function the same as the T2- Internation airport.
1st floor: Arrival domestic passenger, Restaurants and Cafes.
2nd floor: Departure domestic passenger
3rd floor: Office
4th floor: More Restaurants and Cafes.

Domestic arrival Hall in Hanoi airport

Besides some information of Hanoi International Airport above, you can see more our service:

Pivate car Hanoi to Halong Bay

Private car Hanoi to Sapa

Pirvate transfer from Hanoi to Ninh Binh

Hanoi centre to Hanoi airport.


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