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There are 9 ways to get from Laos to Krabi by plane, train, taxi, bus, night train, night 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.

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Fly from Luang Prabang  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Krabi (KBV) LPQ - KBV

$85 - $212

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Train, minivan  •  24 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the minivan from Surat Thani to Krabi

$34 - $105

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Fly from Nakhon Phanom  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Nakhon Phanom (KOP) to Krabi (KBV) KOP - KBV

$42 - $88

Fly from Vientiane  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Krabi (KBV) VTE - KBV

$85 - $316

Train, taxi  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Thung Song
  3. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$101 - $191

Bus  •  26 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phang Nga
  3. Take the bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station

$45 - $55

Night train, train, minivan  •  28 h 8 min

  1. Take the night train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
  3. Take the minivan from Chumphon to Krabi Bus

$47 - $119

Bus, night bus  •  28 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Si Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Take the night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station

$44 - $45

Drive  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Vientiane to Krabi 885.7 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Laos to Krabi is to bus and night bus which costs $43 - $45 and takes 28 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Laos to Krabi is to fly which costs $80 - $220 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Laos to Krabi station. However, there are services departing from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office and arriving at Krabi Bus Station via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and Phang Nga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 16 min.

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The distance between Laos and Krabi is 1413 km. The road distance is 1417 km.

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The best way to get from Laos to Krabi without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 16 min and costs $45 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Laos to Krabi, including transfers.

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Laos to Krabi bus services, operated by Thai-Lao International Bus, depart from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office station.

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The best way to get from Laos to Krabi is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $55 and takes 26 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Luang Prabang Airport to Krabi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Laos to Krabi bus services, operated by , arrive at Krabi Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Laos to Krabi.
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  • Distance: 882.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Laos and Krabi, Thailand?

Thai Smile, Bangkok Airways and three other airlines fly from Luang Prabang to Krabi every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vientiane to Krabi via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phang Nga, and Phang Nga in around 26 h 16 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Luang Prabang to Krabi via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Krabi via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Luang Prabang to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Vientiane to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
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
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Night train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
baolau.com
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Fame Tour
Phone
0 7757 1077
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Krabi Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Budsarakham Tour
Phone
0907793900
Email
brt@budsarakamtour.com
Website
budsarakamtour.com
Bus from Si Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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Yes, the driving distance between Laos to Krabi is 1417 km. It takes approximately 20 h 10 min to drive from Laos to Krabi.

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Thai Smile, Lao Airlines, Bangkok Airways and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Luang Prabang Airport to Krabi Airport.

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There are 777+ hotels available in Krabi. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Laos to Luang Prabang Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $6 - $8.

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