There are 8 ways to get from Guangzhou 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Luang Prabang  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) CAN - LPQ

$157 - $564

Cheapest option

Train, bus #2  •  45 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning East
  2. Take the train from Nanning Dong station to Hanoi station
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vientiane Laos

$79 - $105

6 alternative options

Fly to Vientiane  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Vientiane (VTE) CAN - VTE

$173 - $508

Train, bus  •  23 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South Guangzhou-Kunming / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$157 - $190

Train, bus via Qujing North Station  •  24 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Qujing North Station
  2. Take the train from Qujing North to Kunming South
  3. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$179 - $200

Bus China Bus Guide  •  33 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
  2. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$151 - $152

Bus  •  46 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou to Ha Noi
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station

$112 - $114

Drive  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Vientiane 1061.5 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Laos is to train and bus which costs ¥500 - ¥750 and takes 45 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Laos is to fly which costs ¥1100 - ¥3500 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Laos is 1077 km. The road distance is 1698.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Guangzhou to Laos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Guangzhou, China and Laos?

Hainan, China Eastern Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guangzhou to Vientiane via Yunnan Kunming, South Ring Road, South Bus Station, and Kunming South in around 33 h 54 min.

Airlines
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Luang Prabang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Train from Guangzhou South to Qujing North Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $95
1st Class Seat
$130 - $150
Business Class Seat
$240 - $290
Train from Qujing North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$22 - $25
Business Class Seat
$45 - $55
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$35 - $50
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning Dong station to Hanoi station
Ave. Duration
15 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vientiane Laos
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Guangzhou to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
21 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$68
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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