Hanoi Noi Bai Airport
The airport Hanoi Noi Bai is located north of the city and is the second busiest airport in Vietnam after Ho Chi Minh City Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon. Hanoi Noi Bai Airport has become increasingly more popular with tourists want to visit Hanoi as well as Sapa and Halong Bay. The airport is the home base of flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and is also used frequently by VietJet Air and Jetstar Pacific.
At the airport, after picking up your luggage, you will find a Tourist Information desks where you can, among other things, arrange a taxi and buy a Vietnamese SIM card. In addition, there are maps of the city available, but you can’t make inquiries about public transport here.
Where is Hanoi Noi Bai Airport situated?
The airport is situated north of Hanoi. By car, you can travel from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport to the centre via the AH14 and Nhật Tân Bridge (colourful light at night).
How many terminals does Hanoi Noi Bai Airport have?
The airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is used for domestic flights and the newer Terminal 2 for international flights. Terminal 1 is divided into two buildings, the larger building C and the smaller building E. Terminal 2 will see further expansion until the year 2020 to increase its capacity. After 2020 the government will decide whether the addition of a 3rd and possibly 4th terminal is required.
The distance from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport to the centre of Hanoi is 28 kilometres. By car, it takes 45 minutes to get to the centre of Hanoi.
From HAN Airport to Hanoi City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport by public transport. Visit the Hanoi Noi Bai Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Hanoi Noi Bai Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Hanoi Noi Bai Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Hanoi is about ₫ 350.-. Book your taxi at Hanoi Noi Bai Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From HAN Airport to Hanoi City centre by Taxi
At Hanoi Noi Bai Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Hanoi Noi Bai Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Hanoi Noi Bai Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Vietnam Airlines
- VietJet Air
- Jetstar Pacific
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
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