There are 11 ways to get from South District to Pakbeng by plane, bus, ferry, train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Taichung to Chiang Rai, bus, ferry  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Chiang Rai (CEI) RMQ - CEI
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
  3. Take the ferry from Huay Xai to Pakbeng

$301 - $625

Cheapest option

Train to Taiwan Taoyuan, fly to Chiang Rai, bus, ferry  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan
  2. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Chiang Rai (CEI) TPE - CEI
  3. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
  4. Take the ferry from Huay Xai to Pakbeng

$157 - $235

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Fly Taichung to Luang Prabang, Speedboat  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Luang Prabang (LPQ) RMQ - LPQ
  2. Take the Speedboat from Luang Prabang to Pakbeng

$341 - $684

Fly Taichung to Vientiane, bus  •  18 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Vientiane (VTE) RMQ - VTE
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to Ban Namthon

$195 - $846

Fly Taichung to Chiang Mai, bus, ferry  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Chiang Mai (CNX) RMQ - CNX
  2. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
  3. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
  4. Take the ferry from Huay Xai to Pakbeng

$233 - $477

Fly Taichung to Dienbienphu, drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Dienbienphu (DIN) RMQ - DIN
  2. Drive from Dienbienphu to Pakbeng

$881 - $1,452

Train to Taiwan Taoyuan, fly to Chiang Mai, bus, ferry  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan
  2. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Chiang Mai (CNX) TPE - CNX
  3. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
  4. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
  5. Take the ferry from Huay Xai to Pakbeng

$159 - $237

Carferry, train, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the carferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
  2. Take the train from Xiamen North to Kunming South Station
  3. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  4. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to Ban Namthon

Train, car ferry, bus, ferry, drive, Speedboat  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Daqing to Keelung 801
  2. Take the car ferry from Keelung Port to Xiamen Port
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen to Haikou
  4. Take the ferry from Haikou, Hainan to Beihai, Guangxi
  5. Drive from Beihai, Guangxi to Luang Prabang
  6. Take the Speedboat from Luang Prabang to Pakbeng

$361 - $430

Train, car ferry, bus, ferry, drive, Speedboat via Guangdong Shenzhen  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Daqing to Keelung 801
  2. Take the car ferry from Keelung Port to Xiamen Port
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shenzhen
  4. Take the bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
  5. Take the ferry from Haikou, Hainan to Beihai, Guangxi
  6. Drive from Beihai, Guangxi to Luang Prabang
  7. Take the Speedboat from Luang Prabang to Pakbeng

$384 - $451

Carferry, drive  •  44 h 48 min

  1. Take the carferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
  2. Drive from Xiamen Port to Pakbeng

Questions & Answers

The distance between South District and Pakbeng is 2065 km.

The best way to get from South District to Pakbeng without a car is to carferry and train and bus which takes 2 days 7 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 43 min to get from South District to Pakbeng, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Taichung Airport to Chiang Rai Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Thai Vietjet Air, Thai Smile, Mandarin Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Taichung Airport to Chiang Rai Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Pakbeng. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South District to Taichung Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from South District to Pakbeng.
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  • Distance: 1290.7 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 43 min

What companies run services between South District, Taiwan and Pakbeng, Laos?

There is no direct connection from South District to Pakbeng. However, you can take the bus to Taichung Airport, take the walk to Taichung airport, fly to Chiang Rai, take the taxi to Chiang Rai, take the bus to Chiangkhong, take the drive to Huay Xai, then take the ferry to Pakbeng. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Taichung Airport, take the walk to Taichung airport, fly to Luang Prabang, take the taxi to Luang Prabang, then take the Speedboat to Pakbeng.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Rai via Hong Kong, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Hong Kong, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Hong Kong, Hanoi
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Guangzhou Baiyun, Hanoi
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Hong Kong, Hanoi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Taichung to Dienbienphu via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,400
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Rai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,500
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Ho Chi Minh City, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Taichung to Luang Prabang via Ho Chi Minh City, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,600
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Taichung to Vientiane via Incheon
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$16 - $18
Standard
$16 - $19
Business
$30
China Railways G-Class
Train from Xiamen North to Kunming South Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$130 - $160
1st Class Seat
$230 - $260
Business Class Seat
$430 - $500
Taiwan Railway
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise
Website
vientianebus.org.la
Bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to Ban Namthon
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vientianebus.org.la
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Trip 8080
Website
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Xiamen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$57
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Huay Xai to Pakbeng
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
hobomaps.com
Ferry from Luang Prabang to Pakbeng
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
hobomaps.com
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Keelung Port to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw
Haiku island ferry transportation
Website
17u.net
Ferry from Haikou, Hainan to Beihai, Guangxi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
17u.net

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