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There are 3 ways to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw by bus, taxi or car

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Mini Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the Mini Bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Nong Khiaw

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 15m

  1. Take a taxi from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw 141.9 km

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw 141.9 km

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The cheapest way to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is to Mini Bus which costs $6 and takes 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 2h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal and arriving at Nong Khiaw. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Luang Prabang and Nong Khiaw is 91 km. The road distance is 141.9 km.

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The best way to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw without a car is to Mini Bus which takes 3h and costs $6.

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The Mini Bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Nong Khiaw takes 3h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw bus services, operated by , depart from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal station.

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Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw bus services, operated by , arrive at Nong Khiaw station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is 142 km. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw.

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There are three+ hotels available in Nong Khiaw. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw.
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  • Distance: 90.7 km
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Luang Prabang, Laos and Nong Khiaw, Laos?

operates a bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Nong Khiaw once daily. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 3h. Naluang also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Mini Bus
Bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Nong Khiaw
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Naluang
Phone
856071212979
Website
naluangstation.com
Bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Nong Khiaw
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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