Bus Cat Ba to Ninh Binh


How to get to Ninh Binh from Cat Ba ? Now It is so easier . It takes only 4,5 –  5 hours by BUS + SPEED BOAT + BUS. We offer free pick up all of you from your hotel in Cat Ba Town then drop off you at Ninh Binh Provice or Tam Coc area.

From Cat Ba to Ninh Binh, there are two ways for you to choose:

  1. Hydrofoil to Hai Phong. You can go straigh to the harbour and buy a ticket from here for hydrofoil with price 180.000 – 220.000 (low season – hight season). Or outside the harbor there are plenty of agencies that sell tickets for a hydrofoil to Hai Phong, then you take a taxi to Bus station to get bus to Ninh Binh.
  2. Bus to Cai Vieng, then Speed boat to Got harbour-> bus to Ninh Binh (355 000 VND / 15$ / 5h).

You can check with tour organizer goodmorningcatba.com or send them an email at info@goodmorningcatba.com

They will pick you up at your hotel/hostel from Cat Ba island or somewhere far away from the center like Beo harbour or some others homestay around the island, then the bus take you to Cai Vieng, speed boat is waitting there for 5 minutes to the other side, and from here an other bus take you straigh to Ninh Binh town and Tam Coc up on your request.

If you booked the hotel already, from your place, just take a taxi to there or if not just walk around to looking for a room, dorm or just a homstay which suitable with your money.

The time: 8 am, 9 am and 3 pm every day from Cat Ba.

If you take the second, it’s very convinience for your travelling, The bus offer free pick up from NINH BINH city or TAM COC area , You do not care anything more about taxi or any other trouble on the way.

Bus from Cat ba to Ninh Binh timetable :

8h30 – 9h00 13h30 – 14h00
9h30 – 10h00 14h30 – 15h00
14h30 – 15h00 18h00 – 18h30

Bus from Ninh Binh to Cat Ba Timetable

7h30 – 8h00 12h30 – 13h00
13h00 – 13h30 18h00- 18h30


Price : 15 USD/person/ Way

Include : Bus + Speed boat ticket + Bus.

Bus Cat Ba to Ninh Binh
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