SP1/SP2: also conveys several private sleeping-cars including the Fansipan Express Train (recommended ), Orient Express, Livitran Express.

SP3/SP4: also convey a whole series of privately-run sleeping-cars for tourists, including Sapaly Express Train ( recommended ), Victoria Express Train ( recommended ), Chapa Express Train( recommended ) and Dream Express

SE1/SE2/SE3/SE4: also conveys several private sleeping-cars including Livitrans Express Train, Violette Express Train

 Hanoi - Lao Cai:

  From To Time Schedule
SP1 Hanoi Lao Cai 21:35 - 5:30
SP2 Lao Cai Hanoi 20:55 - 4:32
SP3 Hanoi Lao Cai 22:00 - 6:05
SP4 Lao Cai Hanoi 21:40- 05:30

New Livitrans Train and Violette train en route Hanoi - Hue - Danang :

  Hanoi - Dong Hoi - Hue - Danang  Danang - Hue - Dong Hoi - Hanoi
Station Hanoi
Dong Hoi   
Hue  Danang   Danang  Hue   Dong Hoi Hanoi 
SE3
19:30
day 1
05:35 
day 2
08:37 
day 2 
 11:23
day 2
       
 SE4         12:30 
day 1 
15:26 
day 1 
18:28 
day 1 
 04:50 
day 2