Dong Ha Town is 74km from Hue City, 80km from Lao Bao Border crossing, 94km from Dong Hoi (Quang Binh Province), 190km from Danang, 598km from Hanoi, and 1,112km from Ho Chi Minh City .
As the closest town to the DMZ, Dong Ha also attracts a lot of tourist traffic, though most people choose to stay in nearby Hué.
Dong Ha is a two-street town: Highway 1, known here as Le Duan Avenue, forms the main artery as it passes through on its route north, while Highway 9 takes off inland at a central T-junction. The town's bus station is located on this junction, and its train station lies 1km south towards Hué and just west of the highway. The market and bridge over the Cua Viet River, 1km beyond the bus station, mark Dong Ha's northern extremity, where a road branches left to the post office and the remains of three US tanks.
There’re some cafe in Dong Ha town offers Cafe internet at US$1 per hours.
Getting there and around
Dong Ha bus station, 122 Le Duan str.,
This buses to Hue ( 1,5 hour), Khe Sanh( 1,5 hour) and Lao Bao(2 hours) with reasonable price at US$ 1- 5$
Car and Mortobike
The road is good and you can hire a car or mortobike to the DMZ
Dong Ha railway station near Nha khach 261.
The Reunification Express trains stop in Dong Ha, so you can catch the train to come here