How to buy train ticket online from Nanning to Hanoi?

  • Book online at
  • Materials required for online booking: A copy of passport and Vietnamese visa (if visa is required to enter Vietnam)
  • Price: US$63 for soft sleeper ticket, including tax and service charge
  • Collect the ticket at our office in Nanning or receive at hotel in China

Depart time/Arrival time Station Name
All the time in the table is local time. Timetable updated in December, 2017

--:--/18:05 Nanning 南宁
19:01/19:04 Fusui 扶绥
20:11/20:17 Chongzuo 崇左
21:09/21:22 Ningming 宁明
22:10/23:41 Pingxiang 凭祥
23:22/01:55 Dong Dang
04:33/04:36 Bac Giang
05:30/--:-- Gia Lam, Hanoi

Which railway station does the train leave?

  • Train T8701 leaves from Nanning Railway Station 南宁火车站
  • Address: 82 Zhonghua Road, Xingning District, Nanning, Guangxi, China 南宁市兴宁区中华路82号
  • Nanning railway station/Coordinates
    22.8273° N, 108.3150° E

Which railway station does the train arrive?

  • Train MR2 arrives at Gia Lâm Railway Station in Hanoi. Gia Lâm in Chinese is 嘉林(Jialin). The train station is 6KM from the city center.
  • Address: Gia Thụy, Long Biên, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Gia Lâm railway station/Coordinates
    21.0520° N, 105.8808° E

Vietnamese visa

  • If you need a visa to enter Vietnam, you need present a copy of your visa to buy the ticket.
  • You cannot use Vietnamese e-visa to enter Vietnam by train.
  • Visa on arrival is not applicable to railway station
  • can arrange Vietnamese tourist visa at reasonable price. You can collect your train tickets and visa together.

How can I receive my ticket?

We offer two options

  • collect at our office in Nanning which is 5 minutes by walk from Nanning Railway Station
  • deliver to your hotel in China. US$5 delivery fee required.