Does Ninh Binh province have its airport? How many nearby airports in Ninh Binh? and How to transfer from Ninh Binh to these airports? All foreign visitors like you must wonder about these questions and want to save both time and money on Ninh Binh trip.

Now, Azlocaltrip will answer all your questions about Ninh Binh airport and helps you to have the best routines as well as memorizing experiences in Vietnam. Let’s go!!!

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Airport near Ninh Binh

Noi Bai airport

  • Address: Phu Minh, Soc Son, Hanoi
  • Distance: 90 km
  • Time: 2-2,5 hours

The way from Noi Bai international airport to Ninh Binh

Noi Bai International Airport is the biggest airport in northern Vietnam. The airport is located 45 kilometers from the city center and serves around 30 million passengers per year, which is only behind Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh city.

The overview of Noi Bai airport

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Tho Xuan airport

  • Address: Xuan Thang, Tho Xuan district, Thanh Hoa
  • Distance: 95 km
  • Time: 2-2,5 hours

Tho Xuan Airport, formerly Sao Vang Airport, is an airport located in Sao Vang town in Tho Xuan District, Thanh Hoa Province, 45 km northwest of the provincial capital Thanh Hoa. The airport is currently operated by Vietnam People’s Air Force (VPAF).

Tho Xuan airport serves thousands of tourists each year


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How to travel from Ninh Binh to Hanoi airport?


  • Location: No 1, Lane 41, Hoang Hoa Tham, Thanh Binh, Ninh Binh
  • Ticket seller’s phone: 02297 305 305
  • Price: 70,000- 160,000 VND

You can easily find the train station according to our given address. Taking a train from Ninh Binh to Hanoi airport, in my opinion, is suitable for sightseeing but not a good idea. The train will take you to Ha Noi train station ( 120 Le Duan Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi ).

The poetic and fancy scenery from Ninh Binh train

But it is nearly 45 km from Hanoi railway station to Noi Bai international airport. You have to catch a bus or hire a private car to reach the desired destination. So, I will introduce you to 2 better options which can help you to save time and money


The tour buses are also a reasonable choice to travel from Ninh Binh to Noi Bai airport. It’s really easy and convenient to book a bus Ninh Binh- Noi Bai ticket, you can buy the ticket online, with a phone call, at the bus stations or at bus agencies. The price and the range of bus are wide, you can choose what suit you the most.

ninh binh bus

Ninh Binh bus offer cheaper price and convenience

Private car Ninh Binh to Hanoi airport

If you travel from Ninh Binh to Hanoi in a group, the best option for you should be renting a private car. It is a bit pricey if your group is small (under 10 people). But if you go in a large group (more than 15 people), it can be cheaper than traveling by bus. One advantage is that you will save money if you buy the return ticket. They can give you a 10-20% discount.

car from ninh binh to noi bai airport

Information of some limousine or bus agencies from Ninh Binh to Noi Bai airport

Spacious seat and private space of Limousine- private car

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How to get from Ninh Binh to Tho Xuan airport

  • Bus

Similar to the bus from Ninh Binh to Noi Bai airport, it’s quite easy to book a bus to Tho Xuan airport. However, you should book in advance to avoid out of the ticket on special occasions.

  • Taxi

There are a variety of taxi agencies from Ninh Binh to Tho Xuan airport, Thanh Hoa. However, it’s more expensive than the bus. You can go with the group to have a better price. One note for you when going by taxi is that you should ask the price before starting or else you have to paid with very expensive ones.

Ninh Binh airport in the future

At present, Ninh Binh province hasn’t been an airport yet. But in order to stimulate tourism’s development in the city, Ninh Binh airport was established and plan to finish in 2020. According to the plan, Ninh Binh airport is located in Northeast of Son Lai village and 2 km far from Bai Dinh pagoda, 20 km far from Ninh Binh center. But untill now, Ninh Binh Airport still have not done like plan.

If you have any questions or if you want further information and advice, please feel free to contact us, the AZ Local Trip team. It is our pleasure to help you plan your perfect trip to Vietnam!

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