Song Ma is a comprehensive travel guide about private car hire, car rental with driver, easy bus station pickup, transfers, transport from/to Song Ma, Son La, Vietnam. Rent a car with driver and make the most of your trip to Song Ma district, Son La province.
Song Ma district covers an area of 1639 square kilometres. The district contains 1 township and 18 communes including Song Ma, Bo Sinh, Chieng Cang, Chieng En, Chieng Khoong, Chieng Khuong, Chieng Phung, Chieng So, Dua Mon, Huoi Mot, Muong Cai, Muong Hung, Muong Lam, Muong Sai, Na Nghiu, Nam Man, Nam Ty, Pu Pau, and Yen Hung.
Song Ma map
How to get to Song Ma Son La?
There are several ways for getting to Song Ma district, Son La province, Vietnam. You can get there by private car, limousine shared transfer, shuttle, local bus, motorbike, or bicycle. Choices are various depending on your departure location, preferred means of transport, your trip duration, your personal interest and budget.
Getting to Song Ma from Hanoi
Hanoi to Song Ma private car
The best way to get to Song Ma from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. Booking a private transfer from Hanoi to Song Ma offers you the chance to make as many stops on the way as you wish for coffee breaks, side-road visits, or just taking pictures. The option also enables you to discover the district at your own pace. Booking a private car with driver is highly recommended for a 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 Song Ma district, Son La province, and the northern Vietnam.
No matter if in Song Ma 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 Song Ma from Vietnam Car Hire!
Hanoi to Song Ma bus
There are public buses going to Son La city from Hanoi. Taking local bus or shared transfer are low cost options for getting from Hanoi to Son La city. From there you can take a taxi or connect local bus for Song Ma. Most of Limousine service, shuttle, and local 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 also find some day buses departing from Giap Bat bus station. Please bear in mind local buses are usually full at weekend and/or during school holidays in summer.
We at vietnamcarhire.com don’t provide bus ticket booking service. Therefore we can help you with updated information of local bus schedule you may need for planning your upcoming trip to Son La city or from Son La city to Song Ma. More details about this budget option can also be found online at our partner’s site: 12go.asia
Hanoi to Song Ma motorbike
Adventure travelers may like renting a motorbike from Hanoi for getting to Song Ma. Taking this option they will have the opportunity to ride on less-busy traffic roads, small back roads where it is sometimes accessible by two wheels only. Please note a valid Vietnamese driving license is required for riding motorbike in Vietnam.
Hanoi to Song Ma bicycle
Cycling from Hanoi to Song Ma is not an easy activity. It requires 3 days at least to complete the Hanoi – Song Ma journey by bicycle. The option is recommended for cyclists and adventure travelers who like to travel northwest Vietnam at slow pace. Best time for taking this option is the winter in northern Vietnam (October through April). Good hybrid bikes can be rented in Hanoi bike shop.
Hanoi to Song Ma train
There is no train connecting Song Ma with Hanoi or other Vietnam’s travel destinations.
Song Ma when to go?
Song Ma features a tropical monsoon climate, which is characterized by torrential rains in the summer (from May to September) and cold and dry in winter (from November to January). Like many provinces in Vietnam, Song Ma also suffers from the influence of the dry and hot wind from Laos in summer which makes the weather intolerable sometimes.
Song Ma’s climate is divided into two distinct seasons. Winter lasts from October to March of the next year, and summer from April to September. The annual average temperature is 21.4oC (the highest temperature is 27oC and the lowest one is 16oC).
Song Ma car rental packages
The following packages are only sample car rental packages, private transfers we design for travelers to travel to Song Ma or from this district to other destinations in northern Vietnam. Please contact us for personalized routes, tailor-made travel plans, car rental options, best rates, deals, seasonal promotions, and service’s availability.
Private transfers to Song Ma, Son La
Private transport from Song Ma to other destinations in Vietnam
- Transport from Dien Bien to Song Ma or v.v
- Transport from Hoa Binh to Song Ma or v.v
- Transport from Lai Chau to Song Ma or v.v
- Transport from Lao Cai to Song Ma or v.v
- Transport from Yen Bai to Song Ma or v.v
Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to rent a car for Song Ma Son La?
Song Ma 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 Song Ma Son La?
7 seat SUV Ford Everest, Isuzu Highlander and Toyota Fortuner are the most popular rental cars for individual travel in Song Ma, Son La province, 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 traveling to Song Ma district’s center. Many communes and villages of this mountainous district of Son La province might be very difficultly accessible by sedan and/or big coach.
Why should I book Song Ma private transfer with Vietnam Car Hire?
When booking Song Ma car hire via vietnamcarhire.com, 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 Song Ma district, Son La 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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