Around The World by Train. Journey #133 (of #224). The Reunification Express.

Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi by train. The Reunification Express.

Vietnam Railways now has an online ticketing system (which I would have loved to have used, instead of relying on local “agents” – although they were excellent).


Web resources for this route:

Official Train Operator: www.vr.com.vn (English version)

Reunification Express (Wikipedia)

The Reunification Express (Part 1) (Matthew Woodward)

The Reunification Express (Part 2) (Matthew Woodward)

All aboard Vietnam’s Reunification Express (Lonely Planet)


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