Rice noodle is wider than rice vermicelli. This noodle has been cut into the pieces, which is easy to eat. Rice noodle will be sticky more than other noodles after blanching. Normally, rice noodle is used for cooking Pad Thai
Bean vermicelli is made from green bean. It is similar to rice vermicelli, but the color is clear like crystal. Bean vermicelli needs to be soaked in water before cooking. Bean vermicelli is used for cooking like shrimp potted, stir fried glass noodle or soup.
Rice vermicelli is made from rice flour. This noodle is the small strip that needs to be soaked before cooking.