If you’re planning this same drive and want to know all about it – how long it is, how long it takes, and where to stop along the way – read on. By the end of this post, you’ll know everything about the drive between Hanoi and Thanh Duc.
As the crow flies, it’s roughly 746 miles between Hanoi and Thanh Duc. Luckily, we can’t skip over all the good stuff and have to drive – that means seeing some of the sights and countryside between these two points.
For driving, it is roughly 1061 miles or 1707 km between Hanoi and Thanh Duc. This may vary slightly depending on your start and end points.
In terms of travel time by car, the 1061 miles drive from Hanoi to Thanh Duc takes 24 hours 13 minutes. Again, your final drive time depends on where you start in Hanoi and end in Thanh Duc.
Realistically, you're not going to want to drive without stopping all the way from Hanoi to Thanh Duc, especially if you're the main driver. So let's say you're actually planning a road trip to Thanh Duc, and you need to stop along the way to rest. Plus if it's a real road trip, you might want to check out interesting stops along the way, eat at great restaurants, and find a hotel to stay overnight. That's what we are perfect for, helping you figure out travel plans in detail.
Road trip: 4 days of driving
With the full itinerary planned out, we can estimate your total travel time for this trip.
Travel time: 24 hours 13 minutes hours on the road with 4 overnights
Start at Hanoi.
Drive for about 3 hours, then stop in Đường Trần Phú and stay for about 2 hours.
Next, drive for another 4 hours then stop in Đường tránh lũ -QL.1A, QL.1A. Stay overnight.
The next day, drive for about 3 hours, then stop in Quốc lộ 1A, QL.1A and stay for about 2 hours. Next, drive for another 4 hours then stop in Quốc lộ 14C, QL.14C. Stay overnight.
The next day, drive for about 3 hours, then stop in Quốc lộ 14C, QL.14C and stay for about 2 hours. Next, drive for another 4 hours then stop in Phú Riềng Đỏ, ĐT.741. Stay overnight.
The next day, drive for about 3 hours, then stop in Phạm Hùng, QL.1A, QL.53 and stay for about 2 hours.
Finally, drive for about 0.2 hours and arrive in Thanh Duc.
Departure airport: Noi Bai International Airport (HAN)
Arrival airport: Can Tho International Airport (VCA)
Getting to the airport: 32 minutes
Getting to your destination: 53 minutes
Now finally, let's look at an example flight from HAN to VCA and figure out how long it would take to fly including take-off and landing, and time to taxi on the runway.
Commercial flight time: 1 hour 33 minutes
So now we can finally get an idea of the total travel time from Hanoi to Thanh Duc including time spent getting to/from the airports, an estimated wait time of 2 hours at the airport for TSA security lines and waiting at the gate, and the actual flight itself.
Total travel time: 4 hours 58 minutes
Now let's assume you have a private jet and you can fly in the fastest possible straight line between Hanoi and Thanh Duc. Because of the curvature of the Earth, the shortest distance is actually the "great circle" distance, or "as the crow flies" which is calculated using an iterative Vincenty formula.
Flight time from Hanoi to Thanh Duc, Vinh Long Province, Mekong Delta is 1 hour 30 minutes under avarage conditions.