On 7 April 2009, Halong Express train officially started from Gia Lam station (in Hanoi). This is a fleet of Dong Rim Co, Ltd, a member of railway transport, 100% capital of South Korea. The fleet is imported from South Korea, including 5 cabins with 310 seats. Each cabin is equipped a system of air-conditioning, 2 LCD TV screen 29 inch …
Hanoi Gia Lam station is in Northeast Hanoi, about 6km from Hanoi main station.
Hanoi to Halong is 170 km (106 miles).
Fares: Foreigners US$15, Vietnamese citizens $5.