There are 7 ways to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Vientiane  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Vientiane (VTE) HDY - VTE

$68 - $179

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Train, night train  •  27 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. Take the night train from Bang Sue to Nong Khai 77 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC / ...

$28 - $114

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Fly to Udon Thani, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Udon Thani (UTH) HDY - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$86 - $193

Train  •  32 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nong Khai 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC

$67 - $169

Bus The Transport Company  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai

$41 - $50

Bus Piya  •  30 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit to Vientiane

$67 - $68

Drive  •  26 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Hat Yai to Vientiane 1082 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Hat Yai to Vientiane. However, there are services departing from Hat Yai Bus Terminal and arriving at Si Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 36 min.

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The distance between Hat Yai and Vientiane is 1240 km. The road distance is 1731.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane, including transfers.

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Hat Yai to Vientiane bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Hat Yai Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 32 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 26 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hat Yai Airport to Vientiane Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Hat Yai to Vientiane bus services, operated by Budsarakham Tour, arrive at Si Chiang Mai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hat Yai to Vientiane is 1731 km. It takes approximately 26 h 10 min to drive from Hat Yai to Vientiane.

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Thai Airways International, Lao Airlines, Nok Air and three other airlines offer flights from Hat Yai Airport to Vientiane Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane.
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  • Distance: 775 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Vientiane, Laos?

Thai Smile, Thai AirAsia and five other airlines fly from Hat Yai to Vientiane every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Bang Sue and Nong Khai in around 32 h 13 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Bang Sue to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $12
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Budsarakham Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
busonlineticket.co.th
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia

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There are 238+ hotels available in Vientiane. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Hat Yai Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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