There are 12 ways to get from Hong Kong to Laos by train, plane, bus, car or ferry

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

Train to Guangzhou, fly to Vientiane  •  8 h 13 min

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

$198 - $538

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong to Nanning Langdong
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vang Vieng Laos
  4. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Vientiane

$107 - $132

10 alternative options

Bus to Shenzhen, fly to Luang Prabang  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Causeway Bay Times Square to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) SZX - LPQ

$225 - $675

Bus to Shenzhen, fly to Vientiane  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Causeway Bay Times Square to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Vientiane (VTE) SZX - VTE

$111 - $289

Fly Hong Kong to Danang, drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Danang (DAD) HKG - DAD
  2. Drive from Danang to Pakse

$131 - $250

Fly Hong Kong to Hanoi, bus, drive  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Hanoi (HAN) HKG - HAN
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Moc Chau Son La
  3. Drive from Moc Chau Son La to Xam Nua

$116 - $363

Ferry to Macau, fly to Danang, drive  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Sheung Wan HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Danang (DAD) MFM - DAD
  3. Drive from Danang to Pakse

$196 - $416

Train, bus  •  24 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Kunming South Shenzhen-Kunming
  2. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$173 - $206

Bus, train  •  25 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Qujing North Station
  3. Take the train from Qujing North to Kunming South
  4. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$188 - $214

Bus via Yunnan Kunming  •  39 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai to Guangzhou
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Municipal to Yunnan Kunming
  3. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane

$168 - $176

Bus #2  •  2 days 5 h

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

$122 - $131

Drive  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Vientiane 1149.8 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Laos is to bus which costs $950 - $1050 and takes 2 days 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Laos is to bus and fly which costs $1700 - $5500 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to get from Hong Kong to Laos, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Laos. However, there are services departing from Canal Road West and arriving at Vientiane via Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong, Nanning Langdong, Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office and Vang Vieng Laos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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What companies run services between Hong Kong and Laos?

You can take a bus from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Guangzhou, Yuexiu Park, Gongyuanqian, Guangzhou Municipal, Yunnan Kunming, South Ring Road, South Bus Station, and Kunming South in around 39 h 44 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Hong Kong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Hong Kong to Hanoi via Danang
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Danang
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $370
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Shenzhen to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Hong Kong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Danang
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
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
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
Train from Shenzhen North to Qujing North Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$85 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Train from Qujing North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$22 - $25
Business Class Seat
$45 - $55
Bus operators
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Causeway Bay Times Square to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi to Moc Chau Son La
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vang Vieng Laos
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Guangzhou Municipal to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
checi.cn
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong to Nanning Langdong
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Bus from Vang Vieng Laos to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Yinhu to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
26 h
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
Ferry operators
Cotai Water Jet
Phone
+852 2359 9990
Website
cotaiwaterjet.com
Ferry from Sheung Wan HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
cotaiwaterjet.com

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