What you should know about train Hanoi Ninh Binh before you get in

Phúc Nguyễn Cập nhật: 09:05 - 10/02/2023
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Ninh Binh is about 93 km away from southern Hanoi. Currently, the traffic is extremely convenient for traveling between the two cities when both National Highway 1A and the North-South railway are both available. Therefore, you can go to Ninh Binh by both road and rail. In this article, Dixere.vn will further your knowledge on train Hanoi Ninh Binh.

Briefly about train Hanoi Ninh Binh

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Ninh Binh Station is one of the main stations on the North-South railway. It was newly built from June 2015 with the number of trains running 2.5 times higher than the old station. Also in 2015, Ninh Binh Railway Station is considered the most modern and convenient station in Vietnam. In addition to the main station in the city center, Ninh Binh has 3 other train stations still in operation: Dong Giao Station, Cau Yen Station and Ghenh Station.

Currently, according to the plan, train Hanoi Ninh Binh has 5 trains passing during the day. Including:

  • SE7: 6 am – 8.14 am. Traveling time: 2 hours 14 minutes
  • SE5: 9 am -11.17 am. Traveling time: 2 hours 17 minutes
  • SE9: 2.30 pm – 5.13 pm. Traveling time: 2 hours 43 minutes
  • SE3: 7.20 pm – 9.44 pm. Traveling time: 2 hours 14 minutes
  • SE19: 8.10 pm – 10.22 pm. Traveling time: 2 hours 12 minutes

On Tet holidays the trip frequency and departure time may vary slightly.

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Train Hanoi Ninh Binh fares and route

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Train fares depend on many different factors such as seat type, cabin, train and time of year. However, the price of a wooden-chair seat ticket will fluctuate in the range of 106,000 to 110,000 VND. The soft-chair seat ticket is a little bit higher, which is 143,000 VND. The bed ticket is the highest price of 200,000 to 217,000 VND.

About the route, the train will run directly from Hanoi to Ninh Binh in more than 2 hours, to Ninh Binh station in the city center. The distance from here to some famous tourist attractions in Ninh Binh will be as follows:

– Less than 5km: Non Nuoc Mountain, Ky Lan Mountain, Dau Long Pagoda, Ninh Binh Stadium …

– From 5km-10km: Tam Coc Bich Dong, Trang An ecological area, Thien Ton cave …

– From 10-20km: Hoa Lu ancient capital, Bai Dinh pagoda, Thung Nham ecotourism area …

– From 20km or more: Phat Diem Town (Phat Diem Stone Church), Kenh Ga Stream, Van Trinh Cave …

How to book ticket for train Hanoi Ninh Binh

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You can directly access the website of the Vietnam Railways Corporation or other online agent systems to check the route, train time and book tickets online. Alternatively, you can go directly to Hanoi Railway Station (120 Le Duan, Hoan Kiem District) to buy tickets. Recommended to buy 1-2 weeks in advance for tickets and slightly lower prices.

If you want to save your time, you should book tickets from the third-party. A reliable and long-time operation travel agency as Adam Viet is a smart choice to save your time and money. To contact, you can call the hotline: 0976 479 932 – 0976 479 530. Customer support staff will assist you about the time, day and experience to have the best trip.

Notices for train Hanoi Ninh Binh

Choose a seat when taking the train

The train also has many different types of seats, to serve the needs of customers such as hard seats, hard seats with air conditioning, soft chairs with air conditioning and beds. Each type of chair has a different price, to meet the financial and economic requirements of each person.

According to the experience of safe and convenient train travel, I advise: If you take a long journey, it will be very tiring, so the train ticket is the best suggestion, and the soft seat is only suitable for those short trip. However, if you want to save money economically and have good health, you should choose a hard stop.

Or if you want to save on train travel costs, you can also prepare your own food and drinks at home to take on the train to enjoy.

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Moving on board

Traveling by long-distance train is inevitable. Therefore, you should not sit in one place for too long, but travel, move on the train and exchange and talk with people who are on the same train to feel more comfortable. Besides, one of the essential and important notes when riding the train is to pay attention to protect personal property well to avoid losing things, it is not good.

Travel baggage by train

Arrange luggage enough to use and pack it neatly to be able to carry and move easily. Because the way from the gate to the train Hanoi Ninh Binh is quite far, if you carry too many things, the luggage that is too heavy will be very difficult to move, and keep your luggage while riding the train. According to convenient train travel experience, I recommend that you should bring light seasonal clothes and do not forget to bring scarves in case the weather changes, especially at night, and then pack them into your luggage. As for your belongings and personal belongings, you should put them in an outside bag for easy access.