Conference AFPS 2023

Asian Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences 2023
"Collaboration for Breakthroughs in Pharmaceutical Sciences"

November 8 - 10, 2023 | Hanoi, Viet Nam

ANNOUNCEMENT: Normal Registration extends to September 30th 2023 and we continue receiving abstracts for poster-presentation.!

Airport transfer



Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) is located about 30 km north of the city center. Traveling from HAN to city center is easy because there are plenty of transportation options to choose from.



The cheapest way to travel from HAN to city center is by taking a public bus. There are many bus routes for your choice such as bus number 07, 17, 90. However, Express Bus 86 is the best bus for tourists traveling with fewer stops on the route.

Route: Noi Bai Airport → Hanoi Railway Station

Bus stops: Noi Bai Airport Domestic Terminal T1 - International Terminal T2 - Au Co - Yen Phu - Long Bien Transit Station - Hanoi Central Post Office - Hanoi Railway Station

Distance: approximately 29 km

Travel time: about 45 minutes

Fare: 45,000 VND per person

Operating hours: 05:00 - 20:30 (from Monday to Friday); 07:00 - 22:00 (from Saturday to Sunday)

Frequency: 45 minutes


Several airlines operate shuttle bus from HAN to the city center. You don't have to fly with these airlines to board the shuttle bus.

1. Vietnam Airlines

Vietnam Airlines Shuttle Bus is a 16-seat minibus, which depart according to Vietnam Airlines' flight schedule. However, it normally departs from HAN to the city only when full of passengers and sometimes you have to wait long for it to depart.

Route: Noi Bai Airport → Hanoi Old Quarter

Bus Stops: Noi Bai Airport - Vo Nguyen Giap - Nhat Tan Bridge - Hanoi Old Quarter

Pick up point at Hanoi Airport: in front of the domestic passenger terminal (Terminal T1)

Drop off point in the city: Vietnam Airlines Office, 1 Quang Trung, Hoan Kiem (near Hoan Kiem Lake)

Distance: about 25 km

Travel time: about 30-40 minutes

Fare: 60,000 VND per person

Operating hours: 6:40 - 22:30

Frequency: 30-45 minutes

2. Vietjet Air

Vietjet Air Shuttle Bus schedule corresponds to the schedule of Vietjet Air flights arriving to and departing from HAN. If the bus will be passing your destination along the route, you can notify the bus driver to stop anywhere.

Route: Noi Bai Airport → Hanoi Old Quarter

Bus Stops: Noi Bai Airport - Thang Long Bridge - Hoang Quoc Viet - Dao Tan - Nguyen Thai Hoc - Quang Trung - Tran Nhan Tong

Pick up point at Hanoi Airport: parking lot in front of the domestic terminal (Terminal T1)

Drop off point in the city: 69 Tran Nhan Tong, Hanoi

Distance: about 25 km

Travel time: about 40-60 minutes

Fare: 40,000 VND per person (you can book the whole shuttle bus for 500,000 VND)

Operating hours: 4:00 - 21:00

Frequency: 30-45 minutes


Taxi service is provided for all flights of the days including weekends and holidays. Taxis at HAN are easy to find. They wait for passengers in front of the domestic and international arrivals halls. Taxi fares are calculated according to the meter for the departure from HAN to city center, and should be around 300,000 to 350,000 VND. Way from Hanoi to the airport is often discounted by 40-50% compared to the charge calculated according to the meter.

There are 14 concessionaire taxi firms at HAN. Here is some popular taxi companies: AIRPORT TAXI, NOIBAI TAXI, MAILINH TAXI, TAXI GROUP, G7 TAXI.


Organizing committee, the official travel agent of AFPS 2023, provides private car service from Noi Bai International Airport to the hotel and vice versa.

The driver holding a card bearing your name will meet you at the pick-up area (outside the Terminal), escort you, and help with the luggage to the awaiting vehicle. The driver will arrive on time based on the flight times thereby any complications due to time variations are avoided.


Type of car



Airport transfer

in Hanoi

4 seats car
(Maximum 2 passengers and luggage)

US$ 25.00+/ way


7 seats car
(Maximum 4 passengers and luggage)

US$ 30.00+/ way


16 seats car
(Maximum 8 passengers and luggage)

US$ 45.00+/ way


29 seats car
(Maximum 18 passengers and luggage)

US$ 65.00+/ way


Rate excludes 10% VAT