There are 10 ways to get from Hong Kong to Vientiane 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 Hong Kong to Vientiane  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Vientiane (VTE) HKG - VTE

$153 - $427

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Nanning East  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning East
  3. Take the train from Nanning Dong station to Hanoi station
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station

$100 - $123

8 alternative options

Train to Guangzhou, fly to Vientiane  •  8 h 9 min

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

$198 - $538

Fly Hong Kong to Udon Thani, bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Udon Thani (UTH) HKG - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$176 - $391

Bus to Shenzhen, fly to Vientiane  •  5 h 47 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

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 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

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 Vientiane is to bus and train which costs $750 - $1000 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Vientiane is to bus and fly which costs $850 - $2300 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Vientiane is 1300 km. The road distance is 1839.6 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to get from Hong Kong to Vientiane, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Vientiane. 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 Vientiane, Laos?

Thai Airways International, Vietnam Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Vientiane hourly. Alternatively, 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
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Chiang Mai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Guangzhou to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Haikou
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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 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
4 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 Zhuhai to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
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
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
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
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
Bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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
The Sinh Tourist
Website
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
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 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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