There are 7 ways to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range by plane, taxi, bus, night bus, train 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 Chiang Mai, taxi  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Chiang Mai (CNX) HAN - CNX
  2. Take a taxi from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang Range

$136 - $431

Cheapest option

Bus, train, taxi  •  46 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Vientiane Laos
  2. Take the train from Nong Khai to Don Mueang
  3. Take the train from Don Mueang to Lamphun
  4. Take a taxi from Lamphun to Luang Prabang Range

$102 - $191

5 alternative options

Fly to Mae Hong Son, taxi  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Mae Hong Son (HGN) HAN - HGN
  2. Take a taxi from Mae Hong Son to Luang Prabang Range

$251 - $681

Bus, night bus  •  42 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  2. Take the night bus from Nong Khai to Chiang Mai
  3. Take the bus from ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak to วัดพระธาตุศรีจอมทองวรวิหาร Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong Worawihan

Bus  •  45 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane to Chiang Mai Terminal 2
  3. Take the bus from ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak to วัดพระธาตุศรีจอมทองวรวิหาร Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong Worawihan

Bus via Luang Prabang - Naluang Station  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Luang Prabang - Naluang Station
  2. Take the bus from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai

$115 - $154

Drive  •  21 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range 856.1 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Hanoi, Vietnam and Luang Prabang Range, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range via Vientiane - Southern Bus Station, Vientiane, Chiang Mai Terminal 2, Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, Chang Phueak Transport Station, ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak, and วัดพระธาตุศรีจอมทองวรวิหาร Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong Worawihan in around 45 h 38 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Hanoi to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Hanoi to Mae Hong Son via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Hanoi to Mae Hong Son via Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Don Mueang to Lamphun
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
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
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Luang Prabang - Naluang Station
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
baolau.com
Sueksa Tour
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Nong Khai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Coopthai NCT, TH
Phone
053-215343
Website
coopthai.com
Bus from ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak to วัดพระธาตุศรีจอมทองวรวิหาร Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong Worawihan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
coopthai.com
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane to Chiang Mai Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
baolau.com
The Sinh Tourist
The Transport Company
Other operators
Taxi from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang Range
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi Chiang Mai
Website
taxichiangmai.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range?

The distance between Hanoi and Luang Prabang Range is 816 km. The road distance is 1370 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range?

The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range is to bus and train and taxi which costs $100 - $200 and takes 46 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range?

The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range is to fly and taxi which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $130 - $440.

How long does it take to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range?

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang Range, including transfers.