The Ha Noi-Lao Cai trains runs every evening, departing from Ha Noi Train Station at Tran Quy Cap Street. Three run at night, and one makes a day trip. The following are the trains from Ha Noi to Lao Cai (PM: SP1, SP3 , SP7 ) and vice versa (PM: SP2, SP4 , SP8) daily. The daytime route offers only hard seats, whereas travelers can enjoy soft-sleepers, air-conditioned, four-berth cabins on the night trains. In the SP3 & SP4, there are 2 Victoria Carriages. In SP1 & SP2, there are Orient Express, Tulico Carriages, Friendly Carriages, Ratraco Carriages, and TSC Carriages, King Express Carriages, Royal Carriages. All of these are alternatives for tourists to Sapa from Hanoi.