Transportation in Hue

1. By bus:

There are three main bus stations in Hue:

- Dong Ba bus station. Add: 6 Tran Hung Dao St., Tel: 823055
- Nguyen Hoang bus station. Add: 3 Le Duan St, Tel: 526523
- The South Inter-provincial bus station. Add: 333A Hung Vuong St., Tel: 826065

From the city center, apart from taxis, tourist mini-buses, taxi-bikes and taxi-motorbike, tourists can take a bus or hire a car to visit the vicinity or rural districts of Thua Thien Hue or the neighbor provinces.

For inner province travelling, visitors can take regular buses at Dong Ba bus station with the following routes: Hue-Vinh Hien, Hue-Vinh An, Hue-Binh Dien, Hue-Truoi, Hue-Pho Trach, Hue-Phong An, Hue-Sia, Hue-Van Xa, Hue-An Lo.

Also, many kinds of luxurious and convenient cars such as 4-seat, 12-seat, 24-seat, 45-seat cars are available at Tourist Companies, tourist car services in Hue with reasonable price. You can contact the following addresses to hire any kind of car as required:

+ Hanoi Vietnam Tourism - Hue Agency
Add: 18 Le Loi, Tel: 821427

+ Tourist Company of Hue city
Add: 18 Le Loi, Tel: 823577

+ Huong Giang Travel Center
Add: 17 Le Loi, Tel: 832610

2. Taxi:

- ATC Taxi Tourist Service: Add: 04 Ben Nghe, 44 Le Loi, Tel: 833333, 830830
- Gili Taxi: Add: 28b Nguyen Hue, Tel: 828282
- Thanh Do Taxi: Add: 333B An Duong Vuong, Tel: 858585

Taxi fare: 5,000VND/km (Hue Taxi), 6,000VND/km (other companies), in case of travelling over 50km, 100km, tourists can have a discount of 1,000 -1,500VND/km. 60,000VND/hour is fixed for travelling within the city, for Gili taxi, it is just 40,000-50,000VND per hour. For travelling to Danang, you will pay 380,000VND/one trip, Quang Tri: 230,000VND/one trip, Gili: 250,000VND, Thanh Do: 280,000VND.

3. Common means of transportation:
+ Taxi-bikes and taxi-motorbikes:
are available at An Cuu, Dong Ba bus stations, railway stations, shopping centres, hospitals, etc. The price will be mutually agreed in advance. The average price is about 1,000VND/km/person (for taxi-bikes). Tourists can rent motorbikes to travel around the city with reasonable price. It also depends on your itinerary. About 2,000VND/km/person.
+ Pedicab (cyclo):
Pedicab in Hue is a convenient mean because it is large with high roof. Pedicab can be used to transport goods if necessary or carry people with its roof upturned.
At present, the pedicab service in Hue is the most attractive and convenient one for tourists within the city. It is an enjoyable experience for tourists to go around the ancient and beautiful city by pedicab.

The price is mutually agreed in advance, however, the common price is 2USD/hour/person for foreigners, and 15,000VND/hour/person for Vietnamese. The tourist authority has assisted to establish a group of tourist pedicabs in front of some hotels such as: Huong Giang, Century, Hoa Hong, Sai Gon Morin, 2 Le Loi, and 5 Le Loi.