Travel time from

Hanoi to Lao Cai

Average Travel Times are

4h 59min  -  9h 20min

Travel Distance

420.93 km

Travel time route map

It takes an average travel time of 2h 20mins to travel from Hanoi to Lao Cai, given the average speed of 180km/h and the distance of 420.93 km (262 miles)

Travel time by transport mode

Tranport Distance Time
Drive 331km (206 miles) 4h 59mins
Train 296km (184 miles) 7h 30mins
Flight 664km (413 miles) 8h 43mins
Bus 376km (234 miles) 9h 20mins

Travel time by airplanes from Hanoi to Lao Cai

Air Plane Cruise Speed Max Speed
A300 46mins 44mins
A320 47mins 44mins
A321 47mins 45mins
A380 40mins 39mins
Boeing 707 41mins 39mins
Boeing 737 51mins 46mins
Boeing 747 44mins 41mins
Boeing 787 43mins 41mins
ATR 72 1h 26mins 1h 15mins


Speed (km/h) Speed (Ml/h) Duration
40 24.85 8h 16mins
50 31.07 6h 36mins
60 37.28 5h 30mins
80 49.71 4h 8mins
100 62.14 3h 18mins

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Hanoi - Lao Cai Info

Travel time from Hanoi Long Biên Station to Nội Bài Airport 47mins.

Travel time from HAN to DIN 1h 8mins.

Travel time from Dienbienphu to Lào Cai 4h 58mins.

Travel time chart

How long does it take to get from Hanoi, Vietnam and by air and road.