Departure time of North-South trains to be adjusted
Vietnam Railway (VNR) will adjust the schedules of North – South trains from September 15, after the peak travel season.
|A train runs on the North – South route connecting Hanoi and HCM City. VNR has adjusted the schedule of some trains after the travel season. — VNA/VNS Photo Minh Son|
Some train times will change by around 30 minutes.
On the Hanoi – HCM City route, SE5 train will start in Hanoi at 8.50am and SE6 train will start in HCM City at 8.45am everyday instead of 9am. SE9 train and SE3 train will depart from Ha Noi Railway Station at 2.25pm and 7.25pm, respectively. SE10 train and SE4 train will set off from Sai Gon Railway Station at 2.30pm and 7.25pm, respectively.
SE21 train connecting Hue and HCM City will start at Huế Railway Station at 6.25am, 35 minutes earlier compared to the present schedule.
The Nha Trang–HCM City SNT1 train will depart from Nha Trang at 8pm; the Quy Nhơn–HCM City SNQ1 train will depart from Quy Nhon at 1.10pm and the Phan Thiet–HCM City SPT1 train will depart from Phan Thiet at 1.20pm.
On the return route, at Sai Gon Railway Station, the HCM City–Hue SE22 train, HCM City–Nha Trang SNT2 train, HCM City–Quy Nhon SNQ2 train and HCM City–Phan Thiet SPT2 train will start at 11.40am, 8.30pm and 8pm and 6.40am, respectively.
Despite the schedule’s adjustment, traveling time will remain unchanged, according to VNR.