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There are 8 ways to get from Singapore to Vientiane by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Singapore Changi to Vientiane  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Vientiane (VTE) SIN - VTE

$182 - $1,104

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Bus, train  •  38h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Mile Complex to Hat Yai
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue Junction
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Nong Khai

$35 - $131

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Fly Singapore Changi to Udon Thani, bus  •  9h 52m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Udon Thani (UTH) SIN - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani Airport to Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge

$99 - $151

Fly Senai to Vientiane  •  14h 57m

  1. Fly from Senai (JHB) to Vientiane (VTE) JHB - VTE

$103 - $333

Bus  •  40h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Mile Complex to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Si Chiang Mai

$65 - $78

Train  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the train from Woodlands Train Checkpoint to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC / ...

$3,508 - $3,555

Train, bus  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Woodlands Train Checkpoint to Bangkok Hualamphong
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane

$3,539 - $3,541

Drive  •  32h 1m

  1. Drive from Singapore to Vientiane 2468.7 km

$310 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Vientiane is to bus which costs $85 - $110 and takes 40h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore to Vientiane is to fly which costs $240 - $1500 and takes 8h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Singapore to Vientiane. However, there are services departing from Golden Mile Complex and arriving at Si Chiang Mai via Thanon Nipatuthit 2, Hat Yai Bus Terminal and Bangkok Mochit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 36m.

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The distance between Singapore and Vientiane is 1859 km. The road distance is 2468.7 km.

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The best way to get from Singapore to Vientiane without a car is to bus which takes 40h 36m and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Singapore to Vientiane, including transfers.

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Singapore to Vientiane bus services, operated by Sri Maju, depart from Golden Mile Complex station.

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The best way to get from Singapore to Vientiane is to fly which takes 8h 7m and costs $240 - $1500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $110 and takes 40h 36m, you could also train, which costs $4600 - $4700 and takes 2 days 14h.

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There is no direct flight from Singapore Changi Airport to Vientiane Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 45m and has one stopover.

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Singapore to Vientiane bus services, operated by Budsarakham Tour, arrive at Si Chiang Mai station.

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Map of how to get from Singapore to Vientiane.
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  • Distance: 1859.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Singapore and Vientiane, Laos?

Vietnam Airlines, Thai Airways International and eight other airlines fly from Singapore to Vientiane every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Singapore to Vientiane via Hat Yai, Thanon Nipatuthit 2, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, and Bangkok Mochit in around 40h 36m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 7m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Kuching, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Tan Son Nhat, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Don Muang, Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Vientiane via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Senai to Vientiane via Penang, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $60
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$25 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$16 - $23
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$45 - $60
Train from Bang Sue Junction to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$13 - $19
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$13 - $19
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Eastern and Oriental Express
Phone
001800 8392 3500
Email
reservations.singapore@belmond.com
Website
belmond.com
Train from Woodlands Train Checkpoint to Bangkok Hualamphong
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3,500
Schedules at
belmond.com
Book at
easybook.com
Bus operators
Udon Kaew Tour
Website
udonkaewtour.com
Bus from Udon Thani Airport to Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
udonkaewtour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
easybook.com
Budsarakham Tour
Tara Tour and Travel
Phone
086 065 5466
Email
nancy25262010@hotmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
12go.asia

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Vientiane is 1h behind Singapore. It is currently 9:02 AM in Singapore and 8:02 AM in Vientiane.

Yes, the driving distance between Singapore to Vientiane is 2469 km. It takes approximately 32h 1m to drive from Singapore to Vientiane.

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Thai Airways International, China Southern Airlines, Lao Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Singapore Changi Airport to Vientiane Airport.

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There are 141+ hotels available in Vientiane. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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