Topas Ecolodge Bus Service

Go direct from Hanoi to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge in only 5 hours

The Highway Hanoi – Lao Cai has been proving itself as a great way to travel to Sapa, aside with the current main transportation by nigh trains that usually takes about 12 hours only to Lao Cai Railways Station. With the Highway, you can reach Lao Cai city in 4 hours easy and relax drive from Hanoi. From Lao Cai it takes one more hour drive to the mountain town of Sapa.

Great news! You can travel in 5 hours from Hanoi to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge, thank to the newly opened Provincial Road 152! The road starts from the Highway’s Xuan Giao intersection – 20 km from Lao Cai province, running upstream the Muong Bo River to Thanh Phu Bridge. From here to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge is only 12 km and you will have another transfer there by our shuttle bus.

Arrive in the remote area of Sapa and stay in Nam Cang Riverside Lodge in 5 hours comfortable drive only with Topas Mountain Express. Our limousine service is included in all the lodge packages. We will pick you up at your hotel or private address and take you all the way to Thanh Phu Bridge, where you take the shuttle bus for a short transfer to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge.


Private transfer

We also provide private transfer from Hanoi to Sapa by car. Please contact us for further information or visit our website.

Transfer time:

Hanoi – Thanh Phu Bridge: 4.5 hour drive (Thanh Phu Bridge – Nam Cang Riverside Lodge: 40 minutes by shuttle bus)

Thanh Phu Bridge – Topas Ecolodge: 30 minutes

Topas Ecolodge – Sapa town: 1 hour