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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  •  4h 30m

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

$68 - $159

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Train, night train  •  27h 39m

  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

5 alternative options

Fly to Udon Thani, bus  •  6h 33m

  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  •  32h 13m

  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  •  26h 36m

  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

$40 - $50

Bus Piya  •  35h 10m

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

$67

Drive  •  26h 10m

  1. Drive from Hat Yai to Vientiane 1082 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane is to bus which costs ฿1300 - ฿1700 and takes 26h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane is to fly which costs ฿2200 - ฿5500 and takes 4h 30m.

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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 26h 36m.

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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 26h 36m and costs ฿1300 - ฿1700.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m 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 4h 30m and costs ฿2200 - ฿5500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿2100 - ฿6000 and takes 32h 13m, you could also bus, which costs ฿1300 - ฿1700 and takes 26h 36m.

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There is no direct flight from Hat Yai Airport to Vientiane Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m 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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Map of how to get from Hat Yai to Vientiane.
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  • Distance: 775 miles
  • Duration: 4h 30m

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

Thai Smile, Thai AirAsia and three other airlines fly from Hat Yai to Vientiane every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Bang Sue and Nong Khai in around 32h 13m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Bang Sue to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
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)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
Ave. Duration
3h
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
14h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Budsarakham Tour
Phone
0907793900
Email
brt@budsarakamtour.com
Website
budsarakamtour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Piya
Phone
0-2894-6330-2
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Tara Tour and Travel
Phone
086 065 5466
Email
nancy25262010@hotmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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

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Thai Airways International, Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and two other airlines offer flights from Hat Yai Airport to Vientiane Airport.

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There are 233+ hotels available in Vientiane. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Hat Yai Airport is to taxi which takes 13m and costs ฿190 - ฿230.

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