Ha Long travel guide

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You're Going to Love Ha Long

With a population of 148,066, Ha Long is the largest city in Quang Ninh, Vietnam by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Ha Long

Ha Long in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ha Long in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Ha Long


When flying to Ha Long, you’ll arrive at Ha Long Van Don Intl (VDO), which is located 25 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Ha Long from the United States departs from Los Angeles and takes around 25h 55m.


The train station in Ha Long is called Ha Long Ha Long Railway Station, and is located 4 miles from the city center.


The most popular bus station is Ha Long Cuong Lan Bus - Ha Long - Bai Chay, located 1.6 miles from downtown Ha Long. Ha Long Ninh Quynh - Ha Long - Ha Khau is also a commonly used station, and is 6 miles from the city center.

Airports near Ha Long

Airlines serving Ha Long

United Airlines
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Air France
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Turkish Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Singapore Airlines
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LATAM Airlines
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Ethiopian Air
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Air Europa
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Where to stay in Ha Long

From 5-star hotels such as the Wyndham Legend Halong Hotel to great affordable options like the Vincent Halong Hotel, Ha Long offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $131 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $198 and up for a 5-star experience. There are also lots of vacation rental options in Ha Long, with prices from $6 to $742 per night. Bai Chay is the neighborhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, vacation rentals in Ha Long are about 360% more expensive than a hotel room in the city.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ha Long

Most booked hotels in Ha Long

Wyndham Legend Halong Hotel
Excellent (8.3, 404 reviews)
Vinpearl Resort & Spa Ha Long
Excellent (8.3, 239 reviews)
Novotel Ha Long Bay
Good (7.7, 236 reviews)
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Renting a car in Ha Long

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Ha Long (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96.