Cat Ba island, the largest island in Cat Ba archipelago, is a lovely destination to visit in Northern Vietnam. Visiting Cat Ba, travelers will be amazed by white sand beaches, limestone karsts and national park with interesting caves.
How to get from Ninh Binh to Cat Ba island?
This article is a complete transportation guide from Ninh Binh to Cat Ba island by bus and ferry, including departure schedule, transport provider review, and guides to buying online bus tickets.
Price: 420,000 VND
Duration: 4.5 hours
Taking a bus is the easiest and fastest way to travel from Ninh Binh to Cat Ba.
Good morning Cat Ba offers daily service to Cat Ba from Ninh Binh, and the journey takes approximately 4.5 hours (it can be extended depending on the ferry waiting time).
The journey includes taking a bus from Ninh Binh to Got harbor (Cat Hai island), then a ferry from Got harbor to Cai Vieng, and finally a bus to Cat Ba island. All the fee is included in your ticket.
Especially during this journey, you will be able to see Tan Vu bridge – the longest crossing bridge in Vietnam (5.44 km) connecting Hai Phong port city with Cat Hai island district.
You can easily book online bus tickets from Ninh Binh to Cat Ba island with Baolau.
By filling the departure date, you can search for the available time of that day and reserve your ticket in advance.
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