How to get to Cat Ba Island from Hai Phong


If you are stranger to Hai Phong, you’ll need to know how to get to Cat Ba Island. Tourist have some choises like speed boat (hydrofoil), wooden boat, bus or motobike…

HYDROFOIL (Binh Pier – Cat Ba Pier)

1. Mekong Hoang Yen Cruise

– Availability: 200 seats

– Departure time:

  • Binh Pier to Cat Ba: 9h00
  • Cat Ba to Binh Pier: 14h00

– Ticket (/pax/turn):

  • Child under 05: complimentary
  • Child from 5 – 10: charge 50%*adult’s
  • Child from 10 or aduld: 250.000 VND

2. Cat Ba Island, Sea Queen, Nonan Cruise

– Availability: 80- 220 seats

– Departure time:

  • Binh Pier to Cat Ba: 9h00, 13h00, 15h00
  • Cat Ba to Binh Pier: 10h00, 14h10, 16h00

– Ticket price (/pax/turn):

  • Child ≤ 1m10: Complimentary
  • Child ≤1m50: 50%*adult’s
  • Adult: 250.000 VND


From Hai Phong city center, just heading to 4 Le Thanh Tong, the office of Hoang Long Bus, which is the best carrier in Hai Phong.


This’s an ideal option for backpacker. Just drive to Dinh Vu Pier then take the fairy to Got Pier. That would be 17.000 VND x2 for 2 stops.

Dinh Vu Ferry runs every 1 hour from 6h30 to 17h00.

Got Ferry runs every 30 minutes from 6h00 to 18h00

Then it takes 20kms from Got Pier to Cat Ba city.

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