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

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Recommended option

Mini Bus  •  3 h

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

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw 89.7 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw 89.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Luang Prabang and Nong Khiaw is 91 km. The road distance is 143 km.

The cheapest way to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is to Mini Bus which costs $5 and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is to taxi which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $120 - $160.

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

The Mini Bus from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw takes 3 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

Luang Prabang bus station operates a bus from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h.

Bus operators
Luang Prabang bus station
Website
luangprabang-tourism-laos.org
Bus from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
luangprabang-tourism-laos.org
Other operators
Taxi from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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