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There are 10 ways to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly Sam Neua to Suvarnabhumi  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Sam Neua (NEU) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) NEU - BKK

Cheapest option

Minivan, bus via Luang Prabang  •  36h 31m

  1. Take the minivan from Xam Nua to Phonsavan
  2. Take the bus from Phonsavan to Luang Prabang
  3. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Loei
  4. Take the bus from Loei Bus Terminal to Mochit Vip

8 alternative options

Travel to Luang Prabang, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  7h 3m

  1. Travel from Houay Xay to Luang Prabang
  2. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) LPQ - BKK

Fly Sam Neua to Don Muang  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Sam Neua (NEU) to Don Muang (DMK) NEU - DMK

Travel to Luang Prabang, fly to Don Muang  •  7h 6m

  1. Travel from Houay Xay to Luang Prabang
  2. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Don Muang (DMK) LPQ - DMK

Travel, bus to Noi Bai International, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  10h 59m

  1. Travel from Houay Xay to Mộc Châu
  2. Take the bus from Mộc Châu to Thanh Xuan
  3. Fly from Noi Bai International (HAN) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HAN - BKK

Travel, bus to Noi Bai International, fly to Don Muang  •  11h 42m

  1. Travel from Houay Xay to Mộc Châu
  2. Take the bus from Mộc Châu to Thanh Xuan
  3. Fly from Noi Bai International (HAN) to Don Muang (DMK) HAN - DMK

Minivan, drive, bus, train  •  28h 50m

  1. Take the minivan from Xam Nua to Phonsavan
  2. Drive from Phonsavan to Vang Vieng Naga Travel
  3. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
  4. Take the train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue Junction

Minivan, bus via Vientiane  •  34h 38m

  1. Take the minivan from Xam Nua to Phonsavan
  2. Take the bus from Xayphasook Bus Station, Xiangkhouang, Laos to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

Minivan, bus  •  36h 2m

  1. Take the minivan from Xam Nua to Phonsavan
  2. Take the bus from Xayphasook Bus Station, Xiangkhouang, Laos to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok is to minivan and bus via Vientiane which costs $37 and takes 34h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok is to fly which costs $55 - $160 and takes 6h 4m.

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The distance between Houay Xay and Bangkok is 863 km.

The best way to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok without a car is to minivan and bus via Vientiane which takes 34h 38m and costs $37.

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It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok is to fly which takes 8h 11m and costs $85 - $220. Alternatively, you can minivan and bus via Vientiane, which costs $37 and takes 34h 38m.

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There is no direct flight from Sam Neua Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h and has one stopover.

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Lao Airlines, Thai Smile and Lao Skyway offer flights from Sam Neua Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 1831+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Houay Xay to Sam Neua Airport is to travel which takes 37 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Houay Xay to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 863 km
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Houay Xay, Houaphan, Laos and Bangkok, Thailand?

Lao Skyway, Lao Airlines and Thai Smile fly from Houay Xay to Bangkok 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houay Xay to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal via Xam Nua, Phonsavan, Xayphasook Bus Station, Xiangkhouang, Laos, Vientiane Talat Sao Station, Natural Culture Hall, and Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office in around 34h 38m.

Airlines
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Sam Neua to Suvarnabhumi via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿11000
Flights from Luang Prabang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿4100 - ฿14000
Flights from Luang Prabang to Suvarnabhumi via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿4100 - ฿17000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sam Neua to Don Muang via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿6000
Flights from Luang Prabang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿1900 - ฿4300
Flights from Noi Bai International to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1900 - ฿8500
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2900 - ฿13000
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿13000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Sam Neua to Suvarnabhumi via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿3000 - ฿8000
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3300 - ฿14000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿4100 - ฿10000
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2900 - ฿13000
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿11000
Flights from Noi Bai International to Suvarnabhumi via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿11000
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿220 - ฿1700
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿220 - ฿300
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿1000
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿450 - ฿650
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1200 - ฿1700
Bus operators
Xuan Trang Limousine
Bus from Mộc Châu to Thanh Xuan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿333
Schedules at
booking.baolau.com
minivan
Bus from Xam Nua to Phonsavan
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿186
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿568
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1400
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Xayphasook Transportation Sole Express Bus Service
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Xayphasook Bus Station, Xiangkhouang, Laos to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿256
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿849
Schedules at
baolau.com
Treasure Travel Laos
Phone
+856 (0) 71254682
Email
info@treasuretravellaos.com
Bus from Phonsavan to Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿349
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
12go.asia
Naluang
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Luang Prabang Southern Terminal to Loei
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿270 - ฿700
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Loei to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿380 - ฿600
Book at
12go.asia
Sun Bus
Phone
081-8794949
Email
sunbus2112@hotmail.com
Website
sunbus.co.th
Bus from Loei Bus Terminal to Mochit
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿728
Book at
12go.asia
AirMuang Loei Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Loei to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿620
Schedules at
12go.asia
Kradueng Tour
Phone
02 2696999
Website
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Bus from Loei to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿620
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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