Lao Cai has a great connectivity through rail, bus and road. It has its own railway station and bus station, located just 300 metrers apart. However, it does not have an airport. The closest airport is Noi Ban Airport in hanoi.
Lao Cai does not have its own airport. The closest domestic and international airport is the Noi Ban International Airport in Hanoi, located 237 kilometers from the city. From Hanoi, you can reachg lao Cai either by train, bus or car.
Lao Cai is fairly small and you can get around either by foot or by Xe Om. Xe Oms are often found in high concentartion near the bus and train stations, border gate and the bridge.