Nha Trang Railway Station

Nha Trang Railway Station is located on the north-south Reunification Railway Line, 427 km to the north of Saigon Railway Station in Ho Chi Minh City.

Nha Trang Railway Station

Nha Trang Railway Station

Nha Trang Railway Station is located 500 metres walking distance to the west of Long Son Pagoda and 1.7 km from the Tower Incense in the centre of Nha Trang beach.


About Nha Trang Train Station


Nha Trang Railway Station is a relatively small and unattractive station built in the early 1900s, and not 1832 as some sources suggest, which is obviously incorrect as the first trains did not start operating in Vietnam until 1881. The station was constructed by the French Public Works Department at a time when Nha Trang was first starting to become popular as a seaside resort. Despite the subsequent very large increase in the numbers of people visiting Nha Trang very little investment has been put into improving Nha Trang Railway Station since the time it was first built.

Platform at Nha Trang Railway Station

Platform at Nha Trang Railway Station

Nha Trang Railway Station gets very busy during peak holiday season in July and August. If you are planning to get a train from Nha Trang turn up at the station a short time before your train is due to depart as there is not enough seating for everyone, and very few toilets. 


Facilities at Nha Trang Train Station


Vietnam Railways provides few facilities for travellers at Nha Trang Railway Station. The station has a large waiting room and three mobile ‘portacabin’ style toilets on the main train platform and that’s all. You can, however, buy drinks and snacks (including beer and vodka) from the privately operated kiosks located on the main train platform. For a better range of food and drink we suggest that you head out onto the main road going towards Long Son Pagoda. If you do have time to wait for a train we recommend visiting Long Son Pagoda, which is free to enter and has a fantastic vegetarian restaurant near to the entrance to the temple. From Nha Trang Railway Station it takes around 7 minutes to walk to Long Son Pagoda.

Waiting room at Nha Trang Train Station

Waiting room at Nha Trang Train Station

There are always lots of taxis waiting out side Nha Trang Railway Station whenever a train arrives if you need some help transporting your luggage to your hotel. Before you consider taking a taxi check where your hotel is in relation to the railway station as much of the accommodation in Nha Trang is within easy walking distance of the station, just remember to make sure you have access to a map.


Buying Tickets at the Station


There is a large ticket hall at Nha Trang Train Station located to the right hand side of the main entrance to the station. When you enter take a ticket which will give you a number in the queue to buy tickets. The display screen above the counters displays the ticket numbers which will be served next.

Ticket counters at Nha Trang Train Station

Ticket counters at Nha Trang Train Station

The counter staff at Nha Trang Railway Station have fairly good English language skills, but are unable to speak Russian or other langauges. If you want to find out more information about seat types and other journey options we recommend that you book your ticket online using the Search Box below. Booking in advance is particularly recommended if you plan to travel during high season and you want to book a sleeper seat.


Buy Train Tickets Online


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Location of Nha Trang Railway Station



Train Times to Saigon


There are 11 daily train services from Nha Trang to Saigon (also known as Ho Chi Minh City).

Nha TrangSaigonTrain
08:3516:05SE7
10:3018:50SNT5
10:5718:49SE5
17:5503:45TN1
18:4502:57HNT7
18:4502:53SNT3
20:05 05:23SNT1
20:3505:51SE21
21:2504:40SE1
22:1505:20SE3
22:5007:01SE25


Train Times to Da Nang


There are 6 daily train services from Nha Trang to Da Nang.

Nha TrangDa NangTrain
03:2512:50SE2
05:0014:15SE4
13:3023:00SE8
SE616:3003:05
20:1106:41SE22
22:5709:25SE10


Train Times to Hue


There are 6 daily train services from Nha Trang to Hue.

Nha TrangHueTrain
03:2515:35SE2
05:0016:50SE4
13:3001:40SE8
16:3005:40SE6
20:1110:04SE22
22:5712:41SE10

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