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There are 7 ways to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam by bus, plane, car or night bus

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, bus to Dienbienphu, fly to Noi Bai International  •  20h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang
  2. Take the bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Điện Biên Phủ
  3. Fly from Dienbienphu (DIN) to Noi Bai International (HAN) DIN - HAN

Cheapest option

Minivan to Vientiane, fly to Sam Neua, drive  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the minivan from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
  2. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Sam Neua (NEU) VTE - NEU
  3. Drive from Sam Neua to Hanoi

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Minivan, night bus to Vinh, fly to Danang  •  23h 20m

  1. Take the minivan from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
  2. Take the night bus from Vientiane to Vinh
  3. Fly from Vinh (VII) to Danang (DAD) VII - DAD

Minivan, night bus to Vinh, fly to Noi Bai International  •  24h 4m

  1. Take the minivan from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
  2. Take the night bus from Vientiane to Vinh
  3. Fly from Vinh (VII) to Noi Bai International (HAN) VII - HAN

Minivan, bus  •  31h 20m

  1. Take the minivan from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Southern Bus Station Vientiane to Capitol Bus Station Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Mekong express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express

Night bus, minivan, bus  •  36h 33m

  1. Take the night bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Pakse
  2. Take the minivan from Pakse AVT to Phnom Penh AVT
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City

Drive  •  19h 23m

  1. Drive from Vang Vieng to Ho Chi Minh City 1260.8 km

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

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Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Laos. Leaving Laos may be in violation of local restrictions.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Laos

Last updated: November 28 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam is to bus and fly which costs $55 - $75 and takes 20h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam is to minivan and fly and drive which costs $40 - $280 and takes 12h 43m.

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The distance between Vang Vieng and Vietnam is 894 km. The road distance is 1260.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam without a car is to minivan and bus which takes 31h 20m and costs $78 - $82.

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It takes approximately 20h 18m to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dienbienphu Airport to Noi Bai International Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vang Vieng to Vietnam is 1261 km. It takes approximately 19h 23m to drive from Vang Vieng to Vietnam.

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Bamboo Airways and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Dienbienphu Airport to Noi Bai International Airport.

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Map of how to get from Vang Vieng to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 894.3 km
  • Duration: 20h 18m

What companies run services between Vang Vieng, Laos and Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Vang Vieng to Ho Chi Minh City via Vientiane Bus Station, Southern Bus Station Vientiane, Capitol Bus Station Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Mekong express, and Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express in around 31h 20m.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Dienbienphu to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Vinh to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Dienbienphu to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Flights from Vinh to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Flights from Vinh to Danang via Pleiku
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Vinh to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Lao Skyway
Website
laoskyway.com
Flights from Vientiane to Sam Neua
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$8 - $230
Bus operators
Treasure Travel Laos
Phone
+856 (0) 71254682
Email
info@treasuretravellaos.com
Website
treasuretravellaos.com
Bus from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
treasuretravellaos.com
Book at
baolau.com
Naluang
Phone
856071212979
Website
naluangstation.com
Bus from Luang Prabang Naluang Terminal to Điện Biên Phủ
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
naluangstation.com
Book at
12go.asia
minivan
Bus from Vang Vieng Malany to Vientiane Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
baolau.com
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Night bus from Vientiane to Vinh
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Chanthachone Transportation
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Southern Bus Station Vientiane to Capitol Bus Station Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Mekong Express
Phone
85512787839
Email
info@catmekongexpress.com
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Mekong express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Night bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Pakse
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
AVT Asia Van Transfer
Phone
+855 63 963 853
Website
asiavantransfer.com
Bus from Pakse AVT to Phnom Penh AVT
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
12go.asia
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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