Nha Trang (Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam) is about 500kms to the south of Hoi an and takes about 11 hours to drive to Hoi an directly. If Hoi an is well-known for its old town and historic sites, Nha Trang is a coastal resort city and very famous for the beaches, activities related to beach, and the islands. With white sand beaches and nice weather, Nha Trang attracts a lot of tourists on over the world coming to visit, live and work. This article is aim to bring you more information of Train Nha Trang to Hoi an, one of the most popular keywords tourists often search when they want to find a way to transfer from Nha Trang to Hoi an.

Nha Trang - a coastal city famous for its white sand beaches
Nha Trang – a coastal city famous for its white sand beaches

To transfer from Nha Trang to other cities, you can use train, flight, bus or car. Especially, Nha Trang railway station is one of the main railway stations on the North-South Railway (Reunification Express) in Vietnam. Therefore, you can easily go to the South or the North by train.

So the question is ” can we transfer from Nha Trang to Hoi an or Hoi an Nha Trang by train?”

In fact, there is no train station in Hoi an. Hoi an is just a small town and it is very close to Da nang city ( about 35 kms),  which is a very modern and developed city with a large train station and a bustling international airport. Da nang train station and the airport welcome a lot of tourists everyday. You cannot take a train directly from Nha Trang to Hoi an, but you can take a train from Nha Trang to Da nang. The railway from Nha Trang station to Danang station is about 524 Kilometers.  Then from Da nang train station, you can take a private car or a taxi to Hoi an ( just takes about 45 mins and about 15usd/ 4 seater car).

Train Nha Trang to Hoi an
Train Nha Trang to Hoi an

Below is the suggested timetable of train from Nha Trang to Da nang:

SE4: depart at 03:21, arrive at about 12:29
SE2: depart at 04:54, arrive at about 13:35
SE8: depart at 13:33, arrive at about 22:49
SE6: depart at 16:23, arrive at about 02:08
SE22: depart at 20:04, arrive at about 06:15
SE10: depart at 23:51, arrive at about 09:48

Besides train, if you want to transfer between Nha Trang and Hoi an, you can think about Hoi an to Nha Trang by car or by bus. It will be a quite long trip, so you should have a break in Quy Nhơn. Or you can transfer to Ho Chi Minh from Nha Trang, then take a flight to Da nang, and a private car from Da nang to Hoi an.

Hope that this article can help you have more information to plan your trips in Vietnam better. Especially for those who are intending to find a train from Nha Trang to Hoi an.