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Duration 3h 55m
Distance 4 km
Average price $18
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Vientiane

The nearest airport to Vientiane is Vientiane (VTE). Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise operates a bus from Vientiane Airport to Mekong Hotel, Vientiane hourly, and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 55m.

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Vientiane (VTE)

  1. Vientiane Airport
  2. Vientiane
17 min
Other nearby airports

Udon Thani (UTH)

  1. Udon Thani Airport
  2. Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge
  3. Vientiane
1h 27m

Khon Kaen (KKC)

  1. Khon Kaen
  2. Vientiane
3h 55m
$2 - $35

Nan (NNT)

  1. Nan
  2. Luang Prabang Southern Terminal
  3. Vientiane
21h 7m
$57

Loei (LOE)

  1. Loei
  2. Udon Thani
  3. Vientiane
6h 20m
Cheapest
$7 - $12

Important airports for Vientiane

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Vientiane is Vientiane (VTE) Airport which is 3.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Udon Thani (UTH) (67.1 km), Loei (LOE) (110 km) and Khon Kaen (KKC) (168.2 km).

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It takes 17 min to get from Vientiane to Vientiane (VTE) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Vientiane (VTE) Airport, which is 3.5 km away from Vientiane. The bus from Vientiane (VTE) to Vientiane takes 17 min.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Vientiane. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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