Bat Xat

Bat Xat is a comprehensive travel guide about private car hire, car rental with driver, easy bus, train station pickup, transfers, transport from/to Bat Xat Vietnam. Rent a car with driver and make the most of your trip to Bat Xat district, Lao Cai province, Vietnam.

Bat Xat is a mountainous district of Lao Cai province in the northwest region of Vietnam. The district covers an area of 1050 square kilometres, and contains 1 township and 22 communes including Bat Xat townlet, Coc San, Tong Sanh, Phin Ngan, Quang Kim, Ban Qua, Muong Vi, Ban Vuoc, Ban Xeo, Pa Cheo, Nam Pung, Trung Lenh Ho, Muong Hum, Den Thang, Sang Ma Sao, Den Sang, Coc My, Y Ty, Ngai Thau, A Lu, A Mu Sung, Nam Chac, and Trinh Tuong.

Coming to Bat Xat towns or Y Ty and Muong Hum communes to explore the stunning landscapes and vibrant cultural lifestyle of ethnic minority people such as Giay, Dao, Mong and Ha Nhi.

Bat Xat map

How to get to Bat Xat?

There are several ways for getting to Bat Xat. You can get there by train (Hanoi – Lao Cai), private car, limousine shared transfer, shuttle, local bus, motorbike, or bicycle. Your choices are diverse. This depends on your departure location, preferred means of transport, your trip duration, your personal interest and budget. There is no airport in Bat Xat district.

Getting to Bat Xat from Hanoi

The best way to get to Bat Xat from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. Booking a private transfer from Hanoi to Bat Xat offers you the chance to make as many stops on the way as you wish for coffee breaks, side-road visits, or just shooting pictures.

There are also public buses going to Bat Xat from Hanoi. Taking local public bus or limousine shared transfer are low cost options for getting from Hanoi to Bat Xat. Most of Limousine service and shuttle buses depart from My Dinh bus station in the west of downtown Hanoi. While most of overnight buses leave from My Dinh bus station, you may find some day buses departing from Gia Lam or Giap Bat bus station. Please bear in mind local buses are usually full at weekend and/or during school holidays in summer.

Lots of visitors travel by a night train from Hanoi to Lao Cai city. It takes about 8 hours by train and you will arrive to Lao Cai train station at about 5–6.30 am. From Lao Cai city, they connect a local bus or book a private car for Bat Xat.

Local taxis, Uber, and Grab car, motorbike rental, bicycle hire service are also available in Hanoi.

Bat Xat when to go?

Bat Xat district experiences a dry cold climate from October to March, while the tropical monsoon is rainy season which lasts from April to September. The annual average temperature is 23 °C (73 °F). The temperature generally ranges between18 °C (64 °F) and 28 °C (82 °F) in the mountainous region, with the lowland areas showing a temperature variation of between 20 °C (68 °F) and 22 °C (72 °F).

Best time to visit

During the months of September to October, summer slowly starts fading away resulting in a drastic reduction of torrential rain. This time is the off season for domestic travellers and this gives you the opportunity to enjoy a natural holiday and soak in the local culture. September is also the harvest season in Bat Xat district and this adds a lot of colour and local festivities and fun.

Car and driver for Bat Xat

The best way to explore Bat Xat as well as its surrounding areas is to rent a car with driver. The option offers you the flexibility to discover the district at your own pace. Booking a private car with driver is recommended for a car trip, family holidays, and photography tour.

We have a big fleet of vehicle including 4, 5 seat Sedan, 7, 8 seat MPV, SUV, 4WD, 15, 16 Minivan, Minibus, 29, 35, 45 Coaches offering a wide selection of car rental packages. Options include easy bus station pickup, private transfers, car rental with driver, private car hire. We also have pickup trucks and box trucks to rent out (with driver) for overland trips, self-guided bicycle, motorbike tours to Bat Xat district, Lao Cai province, and the northern region of Vietnam.

No matter if in Bat Xat for travel, business, or pleasure you can find the right rental vehicle to match your budget and plans. Get around with more ease with a top quality car rental in Bat Xat district from Vietnam Car Hire!

Bat Xat car rental packages

The following packages are only sample car rental packages, private transfers we design for travelers to travel to Bat Xat Lao Cai or from this place to other destinations in northern Vietnam. Please contact us for personalized routes, tailor-made travel plans, car rental options, best rates, deals, specials, discounts, seasonal promotions, and service’s availability.

Private transfers to Bat Xat district

Private transport from Bat Xat district to other destinations in Vietnam

Hanoi to Bat Xat bus

We at don’t provide bus ticket from Hanoi to Bat Xat. Therefore we can help you with updated information about Hanoi – Bat Xat local bus, timetable, schedule you may need for planning your perfect trip to Bat Xat, Lao Cai province, Vietnam. More details about this budget option can also be found online at our partner’s site:

Other routes

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  • From Phu Tho to Bat Xat or v.v
  • From Quang Ninh to Bat Xat or v.v
  • From Thai Nguyen to Bat Xat or v.v
  • From Tuyen Quang to Bat Xat or v.v

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost to rent a car for Bat Xat?

Bat Xat car rental rates vary much depending on your travel plan, rental cars, routes, date of travel, as well as your trip duration. Please let us know your working agenda (business trip) or day-to-day itinerary (travel itinerary), we will provide a quote.

What is the most popular rental cars in Bat Xat?

7 seat SUV Ford Everest, Isuzu Highlander and Toyota Fortuner are the most popular rental cars for individual travel in Lao Cai, Vietnam. For small group tours (3-6 people), Ford Transit and Mercedes Sprinters (Minivan and Minibus) are also popular rental cars. 4,5 seat Sedans and 45, 50 seat coaches are only recommended for driving to and in Bat Xat Vietnam. Many places neighboring Bat Xat district might be inaccessible by sedan and/or big coach.

Why should I book Bat Xat private transfer with Vietnam Car Hire?

When booking Bat Xat car hire via, all your car rental options will be suggested by senior car rental agents who live in Vietnam. They are drivers, tour guides, and local people who have been to Bat Xat district, Lao Cai province. They can provide practical, updated information about this destination. There are no extra costs and no hidden fees involved in booking a rental car with Vietnam Car Hire.

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