There are 6 ways to get from Hong Kong to Laos by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Hong Kong  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Vientiane (VTE) HKG - VTE

$153 - $427

5 alternative options

Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Guangzhou East
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Vientiane (VTE) CAN - VTE

$198 - $538

Train, bus  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station Hong Kong
  2. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$177 - $192

Bus  •  39 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
  2. Take the bus from Dongguan East to Guangzhou Liuhua
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
  4. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$174 - $175

Bus, train  •  46 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning to Ha Noi
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station

$156 - $175

Drive  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Vientiane 1149.8 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hong Kong and Laos is 1147 km. The road distance is 1839.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Laos without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Hong Kong to Laos, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Laos is to fly which takes 7 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 39 h 14 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Hong Kong Airport to Vientiane Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Laos is 1 h behind Hong Kong. It is currently 4:51 PM in Hong Kong and 3:51 PM in Laos.

Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong to Laos is 1840 km. It takes approximately 22 h 55 min to drive from Hong Kong to Laos.

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Vietnam Airlines, Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific and four other airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Vientiane Airport.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 26 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Laos.
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  • Distance: 717 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Laos?

Thai Airways International, Vietnam Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Vientiane hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Shenzhen North, Dongguan East, Guangzhou Liuhua, Guangzhou Provincial, Yunnan Kunming, South Ring Road, South Bus Station, and Kunming South in around 39 h 14 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$290 - $350
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhuhai to Nanning
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$29 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dongguan East to Guangzhou Liuhua
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Son Duc Transportation
Bus from Nanning to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$67
Book at
baolau.com
bus
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
baolau.com

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