How to get to Cat Ba Island?

Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Island are famous tourist attractions in the North of Vietnam. Both own amazing landscapes and ideal beaches which are suitable for tourists to go in summer

Cat Bi Airport is an international airport located in Hai Phong city, but until now, international fights have not been operated, except for flights from Macao (China) to Cat Bi. Therefore, to get to Cat Ba Island, international tourists can travel to Noi Bai International Airport and buy flight ticket to Cat Bi (Hai Phong).

If you are in some big cities in Vietnam and you want to endure your trip to Cat Ba Island, you can go to international airports in these cities and choose 3 domestic airlines such as Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air and Jetstar Pacific to get to Cat Bi Airport.

There are 2 ways to get to Cat Ba island

Traveling by sea: when you are in Haiphong, you can go to Binh harbor to buy hydrofoil ticket to Cat Ba Island with the price 220.000 VND per person. It takes you about 45 mins to get the destination. If you are in Tuan Chau – Quang Ninh, it takes you 40 mins to get to Cat Ba Island by ferry.

Traveling by road: if you choose this way, you have to go by bus from Hai Phong to Dinh Vu Island, then Cat Hai Island and finally Cat Ba Island. The road is about 31 km with a lot of winding paths, one side with mountains and other side with white sand banks, which impress strongly tourists’ hearts.