In Hanoi, there is an airport – Noi Bai International (with 2 terminals: Domestic and International), which is about 27km from the city center.

The biggest bus station in Hanoi is My Dinh Bus Station, where you can take a bus to most famous places like Sapa, Moc Chau, Mu Cang Chai, and the northern provinces.

The Public transport system includes more than 100 bus routes spread to every district from main roads to alleys. Note: You should install the BusmapHN application to look up route details and fare.

Hanoi Train Station Address: 120 Le Duan, Cua Nam Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.




Hanoi tourist map
Hanoi tourist map

1. Hoan Kiem Lake

2. Old Quarter

3. Dong Xuan Market

4. Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

5. Temple of Literature

6. St. Joseph’s Cathedral

7. Thang Long Water Puppet Theater

8. West Lake

9. Hoa Lo Prison Museum

10. Imperial Citadel of Thang Long

11. Train Street

12. One Pillar Pagoda

Top Food & Drink

1. Pho

2. Bun Cha

3. Cha Ca

4. Bun Thang

5. Cha Ruoi

6. Com

7. Cafe Trung

8. Trang Tien Ice Cream



Transport from Noi Bai Airport to Hanoi Centre

1. By Mini Bus (4 am – 10 pm)

The airlines (Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific ) have a shuttle bus from the airport to the center

Fare: 40 000 Dong (1,8 USD)


+ At Noi Bai Airport: Bus parking area

+ At central Hanoi: Ngoc Khanh Bus Station and Quang Trung Bus Station.

2.  By Bus

+ Bus 07 (5 am – 8:30 pm, Noi Bai Airport – Long Bien), fare: 8 000 Dong

+ Bus 90 (5:30 am – 10:30 pm, Noi Bai Airport – Kim Ma), fare: 8 000 Dong.

+ Bus 86 (5:10 am – 10:30 pm, Noi Bai Airport – Le Duan), fare: 30 000 Dong.

3. By Taxi: The cost about 350 000 Dong (15 USD)


Money Exchange

For the best exchange rates, you are recommended to visit the money changers and gold dealers around the Old Quarter

  1. Quoc Trinh Gold Shop (8 am – 10 pm), address: 27 Ha Trung, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.
  2. Kim Linh Jewelry (8 am – 6 pm), address: 67 Hang Bac, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
  3. Banks: DongA Bank, BIDV, Vietcombank.