Hue ancient capital has attracted a lot of tourists because of its lovely beauty, rich culture and a variety of scenic and historical sites. There are many ways to get to Hue.
You can choose to travel to Hue by air. At present, there are 3 airlines in Vietnam which offer flights to Hue from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city namely Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air. The airfare is about 800.000 vnd/one way ticket. If you plan to visit Hue during holiday seasons, you had better book your ticket in advance to avoid tickets being sold out.
Alternatively, you can get to Hue by train from big cities such as Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city. Trains suggested for you are SH train and Thong Nhat train. Although it will take you more time to travel by train than by air, you will have chance to get the view along the way.
Another way to get to Hue is by coach. From Hanoi, you can get on coaches such as Hoang Long, Phuong Trang, Hung Thanh. You are supposed to pay 350.000 vnd/ticket. If you are on your holiday in Ho Chi Minh city, you can buy coach ticket of Phuong Trang or Song Ty at the price between 400.000 and 700.000 vnd.
Upon arrival at Hue, you should hire a motorbike or a bike to get around the city and visit famous destinations. Cyclo is the most favored means of transport to many tourists. You are able to enjoy the beautiful landscape while having a cyclo tour.