How to get from Tuan Chau Island to Got Pier
In fact, there isn't a direct public bus route from Tuan Chau to Got Pier. Hence, you can catch any Quang Ninh - Haiphong bus or limousine, go through National Route 18, enter Halong- Haiphong Expressway and tell them to drop you on DT365 Dinh Vu route.
From there, you continue to take local bus No. 16C of Hai Phong city which goes through the Mac Thai To Street, crosses over Tan vu – Lach Huyen Bridge and get to the final pit stop of Got Pier.
Bus No.16C Hai Phong city: 15.000 VND/ fare
Quang Ninh-Hai Phong buses and limousine services: Minh Hieu Limousine (Tel:), An Binh bus (Tel: 0907866530, Thuy Nguyen bus (Tel: 02253874204, 0913311482), Hung Duc Bus (Tel: 0971576576), etc.
There are also some limousine services which can pick you up from Tuan Chau welcome gate and head to Dinh Vu Pier such as Quang Muoi Limousine. After arriving at Dinh Vu Pier, you buy a ferry ticket to go to Cat Hai Pier. Once in Cat Hai Pier, you continue to catch a taxi or motorbike taxi on DT 365 Dinh Vu Road to Got Pier which is about 7km away.
Quang Muoi Limousine: Hotline: 1900.0287
Taxi services on Cat Hai Island: Mai Linh Taxi, Hanoi Taxi, Hai Phong Taxi, etc.
Starting in Tuan Chau, you go on National route 18 then turn left to enter Ha Long - Hai Phong Expressway. After crossing Bach Dang bridge, you turn left on AH14 Road to go to Dinh Vu Pier. Arriving at Dinh Vu - Ninh Tiep Pier, you buy a ticket via ferry, it takes about 45 minutes to get to Cat Hai Pier. Continue following DT 365 Road on Cat Hai Island to reach Got Pier.
If you don’t want to go through Dinh Vu Pier, there is another available option to choose. From Ha Long - Hai Phong Express, you go down on the Mac Thai To Street, go ahead t then turn left to cross over the Tan Vu – Lach Huyen Bridge before you reach the Got Pier on Cat Hai Island.
Most domestic and international travellers choose a travel agency as the Gateway to Halong Bay. For as little as $15 or as high as $80, you will have a 1to 2 day tour, including transportation- bus and boat- between Ha Noi and the Bay, meal and guided tour.
If you plan to visit Ha Long Bay the UNESCO World Heritage Site, you will have to make your way to Quang Ninh province which is 155km far from Hanoi. It will take around 3.5 hour and VND220,000 for a seat in a high quality bus going to Quang Ninh.
If you suddenly pop up a plan to visit Sun International Port while having your getaway in Tuan Chau, or simply need to reach Sun Port to board your cruise trip, have a look at this guide to arrange your best proper ride for you and your companions.