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

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

Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Khon Kaen 829
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$15 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok 829
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Udon Thani 876
  3. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$15 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus via Phitsanulok  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok 829
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Khon Kaen 874 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$16 - $29

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Sukhothai to Vientiane 293.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Sukhothai to Vientiane  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Sukhothai (THS) to Vientiane (VTE) THS - VTE

$125 - $377

Fly Sukhothai to Udon Thani, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sukhothai (THS) to Udon Thani (UTH) THS - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$103 - $351

Bus to Phitsanulok, fly to Vientiane  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok
  2. Fly from Phitsanulok (PHS) to Vientiane (VTE) PHS - VTE

$60 - $172

Bus to Phitsanulok, fly to Udon Thani, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok
  2. Fly from Phitsanulok (PHS) to Udon Thani (UTH) PHS - UTH
  3. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station

$73 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sukhothai to Vientiane is to bus which costs ฿500 - ฿1000 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sukhothai to Vientiane is to fly which costs ฿4100 - ฿13000 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Sukhothai and Vientiane is 313 km. The road distance is 470.2 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 45 min to get from Sukhothai to Vientiane, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sukhothai to Vientiane station. However, there are services departing from Sukhothai and arriving at Vientiane Talat Sao Station via Khon Kaen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Sukhothai, Thailand and Vientiane, Laos?

You can take a bus from Sukhothai to Vientiane via Khon Kaen in around 11 h 45 min. Alternatively, Bangkok Airways, Lao Airlines and Thai Smile fly from Sukhothai to Vientiane twice daily.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Vientiane via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Phitsanulok to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Sukhothai to Vientiane via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Sukhothai to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Phitsanulok to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Phitsanulok to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Khon Kaen to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Udon Thani to Vientiane Talat Sao Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $12
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th

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