Victoria Express Train
Reviving the Golden Age of Travel, the stylish, Indochina-inspired Victoria Express Train is all about a restful 8-hour overnight journey between Hanoi and Lao Cai, helping guests arrive refreshed and ready for a full day of sightseeing ahead.


  • 2 elegant sleeper carriages accommodating 48 passengers (part of local train)
  • 2 Deluxe Cabins (2 shared berths)
  • 11 Superior Cabins (4 shared berths)
  • Snack cabin (refreshments and drinks for purchase)
  • Restroom facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Air-conditioning
  • Individual reading light
  • Individual amenity kit / slippers
  • Luggage storage
  • Large picture window
  • Bathrobes (Deluxe Cabins only)


  • Hanoi to Lao Cai (SP3): Depart at 10:00 pm, arrive at 6:10 am
    (Daily, except Saturday)
  • Lao Cai to Hanoi (SP4): Depart at 9:40 pm, arrive at 5:30 am
    (Daily, except Saturday)
  • Departure / Arrival time subject to change per government notice. Please contact us for latest information.


  • Hanoi Railway Station: 120 Le Duan Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.
  • The Hanoi Railway Station is about 1 hour from Noi Bai International Airport (Hanoi) and less than 10 minutes from city centre.
  • Le Tonkin Restaurant Dining cart has not been available since late 2015.
  • Victoria Hotels & Resorts reserves the right to cancel travel arrangements due to circumstances beyond its control.


Victoria Express Train passengers have exclusive access to the Victoria Express Lounge to check in. This private lounge features Wi-Fi, snacks and light refreshments.

Open daily, 8:00 – 9:30pm (except Saturday)
Location: Floor 2, Hanoi Railway Station, 120 Le Duan, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Hotline: 0913-360-030, 0987-631-300


Valid until 30 Sep 2018
Cabin Roundtrip (per berth) 1-way (per berth)

Weekday departures

Superior VND 2,552,000++ VND 1,786,000++
Deluxe VND 5,104,000++ VND 3,075,000++
Superior VND 3,062,000++ VND 1,939,000++

Weekend departures

(Hanoi to Laocai on Friday or Laocai to Hanoi on Sunday)

Deluxe VND 5,125,000++ VND 3,075,000 +
  • Bookings subject to berth availability.
  • Rates apply to in-house guests of Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa.
  • Surcharge of VND 117,000++/ ticket/ way for non-in-house guests.
  • Rates are quoted in Vietnam Dong; exclusive of service fees and applicable government taxes.
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered upon arrival at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa to passengers traveling from Hanoi to Laocai on Victoria Express Train and staying at our resort.


Tel (84) 214 3871 522
Fax (84) 214 3871 539
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