There are 6 ways to get from Laos to Myanmar by plane, 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 Nakhon Phanom  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Nakhon Phanom (KOP) to Yangon (RGN) KOP - RGN

$51 - $116

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Fly from Vientiane  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Yangon (RGN) VTE - RGN

$124 - $437

Bus, drive  •  23 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane to Khon Kaen
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Mae Sot 829
  3. Drive from Mae Sot to Hpa-An
  4. Take the bus from Hpa-An to Yangon

Bus, drive via Phitsanulok  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Udon Thani
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Phitsanulok 876
  3. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Mae Sot 829
  4. Drive from Mae Sot to Hpa-An
  5. Take the bus from Hpa-An to Yangon

Bus, drive via Chiang Mai Terminal 2  •  36 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane to Chiang Mai Terminal 2
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Maesod
  3. Drive from Maesod to Hpa-An
  4. Take the bus from Hpa-An to Yangon

Drive  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Vientiane to Yangon 692.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Laos to Myanmar is to fly which costs $50 - $120 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Laos to Myanmar is to fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Laos and Myanmar is 839 km. The road distance is 1108.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Laos to Myanmar, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nakhon Phanom Airport to Yangon Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Myanmar is 30 min behind Laos. It is currently 4:11 AM in Laos and 3:41 AM in Myanmar.

Yes, the driving distance between Laos to Myanmar is 1108 km. It takes approximately 15 h 54 min to drive from Laos to Myanmar.

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Myanma Airways, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Nakhon Phanom Airport to Yangon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Laos to Myanmar.
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  • Distance: 524.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Laos and Myanmar?

Thai AirAsia, Nok Air and Myanma Airways fly from Thakhèk to Yangon 4 times a day.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Flights from Vientiane to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Yangon via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Yangon via Don Muang, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Vientiane to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $490
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Vientiane to Yangon via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Bus operators
Lao-Thai International Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
baolau.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Khon Kaen to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Udon Thani to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Hpa-An to Yangon
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane to Chiang Mai Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
baolau.com
Greenbus Thailand

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