As you know, the distance from Hue and Hoi An is about 140km and normally it takes about 3 hours non-stop to travel from Hue to Hoi An.

With this distance, there are some kinds of transportation that help you travel from Hue to Hoi An. Below are the facts of each transportation that you may find useful.


Hue to Hoi An by train

Travel from Hue to Hoi An by train is quite cheap but please note that there are no train stations in Hoi An. So you have to take a transfer from Hue city to Hue train station (it is quite close to Hue city center). Then you have to take a transfer from Da Nang station to Hoi An. It is quite complicated but if you have time, you should do it.

Travel from Hue to Hoi An by train, it takes you about 3 hours then 30 more minutes to get to Hoi An.


No Name Distance Access Estimated time
1 Phong Nha 216km car 5h
2 Vinh Moc 70km car 2h
3 Quang Tri 59km car 1.5h
4 Bach Ma NP 40km car 1h
5 Danang 110km car 3h
6 Hoian 140km car 3.5h
7 Nha Trang 576km car / train 12h
8 Ho Chi Minh 1026km car / train / air 26h / 18h / 1.1h

Hue to Hoi An by bus

Hue to Hoi An distance is about 140km so if you wanna travel cheap and save your money, you should take a bus. The bus price is cheap but you cannot decide the departure time, it depends on the schedule of the bus. Moreover, you can not customize the itinerary and they just really start when they collected all the passengers.

The second shortcoming of the open bus is you can’t require the driver to stop at beautiful attractions along the way from Hue to Hoi An distance such as Lap An Lagoon; Lang Co beach, Hai Van Pass, Elephant Springs, Marble Mountains, Cham Sculpture Museum.

Plus the open bus is the shared van so you will have to travel with a lot of people so there is no privacy.

Hue to Hoi An By Private Car

With the distance between Hue and Hoi An, take the private car with an English-speaking driver is a wise choice.

You can choose the departure time, customize the itinerary; manage your own time to visit each attraction. Hue to Hoi An by private car is the door-to-door service so we will pick you up and drop you off at your requested place.


No Name Distance Access Estimated time
1 Hue 140km car 3h
2 Danang 35km car 50min
3 Cham Island 21km car 30min
4 Myson 30km car 1h
5 Thanh Ha 3km car / boat / bicycle 10min
6 Tra Que 3km car / bicycle 10min
7 Kim Bong 3km car / bicycle 10min
8 Cua Dai Beach 6km car / bicycle / boat 10min