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Hanoi-Sapa Express Train

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Chapa Express Train

Local Company · North Vietnam

Chapa Express Train

Chapa Express is one of the more luxurious ways to get to Sapa. The train cabins are a little more premium than the other train services, and the staff are great hosts. With Chapa Express you can also enjoy access to the Chapa Lounge in Lao Cai where you can relax and shower after and before your train journey.
Chapa Express Train is our pick
Speaks English
10 years experience

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Option details

1-way Hanoi to Sapa - Superior Ticket

This option includes a 1-way Hanoi to Lao Cai train ticket (4 person shared room), and a minibus transfer from Lao Cai train station to Sapa town. The train departs Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) at 10pm at night and arrives at Lao Cai train station at 6:05am the next morning. You'll then take a minibus from Lao Cai train station and arrive in Sapa town by 7am that morning. The Superior Ticket is the most basic Chapa Express option, and does not include wifi (though wifi is available on upgrade).

Price

US$ 33 each Convert
VND$ 761,540 each Convert

What's Included

Train ticket from Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) to Lao Cai train station
Bus transfer from Lao Cai train station to Sapa town
Bunk bed in 4-person shared room on train
Fresh fruits, biscuits and bottled water
Access to Chapa Lounge in Lao Cai (with shower facilities)

**You can upgrade to the Deluxe ticket - which includes wifi for an additional US $5 - just let us know on the booking form


Accommodation Info

AC, sink, shared western toilets, single bunk-bed in 4-person room


Transport Info

Train departs Hanoi Railway Station at 10pm, and travellers are advised to be at the station at least 30 mins in advance.
You'll be dropped off in the center of Sapa town by 7am the next day.

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1-way Hanoi to Sapa - VIP Cabin

This option includes a 1-way Hanoi to Lao Cai train ticket (2 person private room), and a minibus transfer from Lao Cai train station to Sapa town. The train departs Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) at 10pm at night and arrives at Lao Cai train station at 6:05am the next morning. You'll then take a minibus from Lao Cai train station and arrive in Sapa town by 7am that morning. This VIP cabin gives you the whole cabin to yourselves, and includes additional services such as wifi.

Price

From US$ 76 each Convert
From VND$ 1,776,928 each Convert

What's Included

Train ticket from Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) to Lao Cai train station
Bus transfer from Lao Cai train station to Sapa town
Private room (with 2 single beds)
Fresh fruits/biscuits and bottled water
Access to Chapa Lounge in Lao Chai (with shower facilities)*
VIP services**: Amenities kit, earplugs, snacks, beer & soft drink and wifi

*If you book a return VIP cabin journey, you will also be entitled to breakfast at the Chapa Lounge

**You can upgrade to the Suite cabin - which includes wine for an additional US $5 - just let us know on the booking form


Accommodation Info

AC, sink, shared western toilets, single bed in private 2-person room


Transport Info

Train departs Hanoi Railway Station at 10pm, and travellers are advised to be at the station at least 30 mins in advance.
You'll be dropped off in the center of Sapa town by 7am the next day.

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1-way Sapa to Hanoi - Superior Ticket

This option includes a minibus transfer from Sapa town to Lao Cai train station, and a 1-way Lao Cai to Hanoi train ticket (4 person shared room). The minibus departs Sapa town at 6:30pm in the evening, and arrives at Lao Cai train station by 7:15pm. The train then departs Lao Cai train station at 9:40pm that evening and arrives at Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) at 5:30am the next morning. The Superior Ticket is the most basic Chapa Express option, and does not include wifi (though wifi is available on upgrade).

Price

US$ 33 each Convert
VND$ 761,540 each Convert

What's Included

Train ticket from Lao Cai train station to Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi)
Bus transfer from Sapa town to Lao Cai train station
Bunk bed in 4-person shared room on train
Fresh fruits/biscuits and bottled water
Access to Chapa Lounge in Lao Cai (with shower facilities)

**You can upgrade to the Deluxe ticket - which includes wifi for an additional US $5 - just let us know on the booking form


Accommodation Info

AC, sink, shared western toilets, single bunk-bed in 4-person room


Transport Info

Pick-up from your hotel in Sapa between 5:05pm and 5:20pm on the day of the train journey.
Train arrives at Hanoi Railway station at 5:30am the next day.

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1-way Sapa to Hanoi - VIP Cabin

This option includes a minibus transfer from Sapa town to Lao Cai train station, and a 1-way Lao Cai to Hanoi train ticket (2 person private room). The minibus departs Sapa town at 6:30pm in the evening, and arrives at Lao Cai train station by 7:15pm. The train then departs Lao Cai train station at 9:40pm that evening and arrives at Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) at 5:30am the next morning. This VIP cabin gives you the whole cabin to yourselves, and includes additional services such as wifi. 

Price

From US$ 76 each Convert
From VND$ 1,776,928 each Convert

What's Included

Train ticket from Hanoi Railway Station (Ga Ha Noi) to Lao Cai train station
Bus transfer from Lao Cai train station to Sapa town
Private room (with 2 single beds)
Fresh fruits/biscuits and bottled water
Access to Chapa Lounge in Lao Chai (with shower facilities)*
VIP services**: Amenities kit, earplugs, snacks, beer & soft drink and wifi

*If you book a return VIP cabin journey, you will also be entitled to breakfast at the Chapa Lounge

**You can upgrade to the Suite cabin - which includes wine for an additional US $5 - just let us know on the booking form


Accommodation Info

AC, sink, shared western toilets, single bed in private 2-person room


Transport Info

Pick-up from your hotel in Sapa between 5:05pm and 5:20pm on the day of the train journey.
Train arrives at Hanoi Railway station at 5:30am the next day.

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Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 1 day before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!


Flexible cancellation policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. If the adventure is cancelled more than 7 days before the adventure start date, the adventure will be fully refunded as well. Cancellations within 7 days of the adventure start date, will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.



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