Transportation Hanoi to Halong Bay

When you book cruise package with Bai Tho Junks, there will be transfer service available to be included in your cruise. We manage the transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay and vice versa by comfortable limousine bus and experienced driver. Thus, you can enjoy a hassel free journey before boarding Halong Bay cruise. Get the details of this transportation service in this article.

General Information

  • Distance: 150km
  • Travel time: 2.5 hours -3 hours (excluding hotel pick-up/drop-off). There would be a short break on the way about 20 minutes.
  • Pick-up/Drop-off time at hotels: 30-45 minutes
  • Type of bus: Limousine bus or van
  • Route: Hanoi – 5B highway – Halong
  • Private transfer is available upon request


  • Pick up from Hanoi at 08:00 – 08: 45 AM. Arrive Halong Bay at 11: 30 – 11:45 AM
  • Drop off: 14:30 – 15:00 in Hanoi
Hanoi - Hai Phong Express way
Hanoi – Hai Phong Expressway

Pick-up & Drop-off

  • We pick up and drop off guests at all hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter. Our driver will meet you at your Hanoi Old Quarter hotel with your name, and help you board the bus with your luggage.
  • Timing: Our sales & operator staff will inform the pickup time but please take it as an estimated time as the bus will move around different streets for guest pick-up. Thus, the pickup time might not be exact, but it an estimated. And, please note to have breakfast in advance, prepare your luggage, and bring your passport before the bus comes.
  • Alternative pick-up point: If you’re not in the Old Quarter, head to Hanoi Opera House (01 Trang Tien Str, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi) for pick-up (Location)
  • Airport drop-off: Available upon request for an extra charge. Contact our sales team to arrange ([email protected])
  • Drop off at Ninh Binh is available upon request. Contact our sales to arrange service
Limousine bus Hanoi - Halong Bay
Limousine bus Hanoi – Halong Bay


  • Bring your luggage aboard, but keep valuables like wallets, passports, and electronics close at hand. We are not responsible for the loss or damage of these items.

The interior seat of limousine bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay

Type of bus

  • Limousine bus: We use limousine vans or buses of 9, 17, or 22-seater buses equipped with comfortable seats, Wi-Fi, water, and an experienced driver. Wifi is available but the signals might not work well in some areas during transfer.
Additional notes:
  • This information is a general guide, and specific details may vary depending on your chosen cruise and pick-up location.
  • Always double-check your booking confirmation for exact pick-up times and locations.
  • If you book a cruise via, Agoda, Expedia or other online travel sites, the transportation has not been included in the price. Please, book separately with our support via inbox on these travel sites.