There are 9 ways to get from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet by bus, train, 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 Yellow Bus  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane to Khon Kaen
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Roi Et 874
  3. Take the bus from Roi Et to Aranyaprathet

$31 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus The Transport Company  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Udon Thani
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Nakhon Ratchasima
  3. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Aranyaprathet

$15 - $20

7 alternative options

Bus Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
  2. Take the bus from Udonthani to Nakhon Ratchasima
  3. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Aranyaprathet

$20 - $24

Train  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong 76 Nong Khai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet 275 Hua Lamphong - Aranyaprathet - Class III Fan

$21 - $80

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet 346.1 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Vientiane to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) VTE - BKK
  2. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$57 - $238

Bus to Udon Thani, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
  2. Fly from Udon Thani (UTH) to Don Muang (DMK) UTH - DMK
  3. Take the bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet

$36 - $85

Bus to Udon Thani, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
  2. Fly from Udon Thani (UTH) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) UTH - BKK
  3. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$53 - $155

Fly Vientiane to Don Muang, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Don Muang (DMK) VTE - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet

$61 - $133

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet is to bus which costs $14 - $20 and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Vientiane and Aranyaprathet is 475 km. The road distance is 553.8 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 50 min to get from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet. However, there are services departing from Vientiane and arriving at Aranyaprathet via Khon Kaen and Roi Et. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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

You can take a bus from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet via Khon Kaen and Roi Et in around 12 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vientiane to Aranyaprathet via Nong Khai and Hua Lamphong in around 18 h 15 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $120
Flights from Vientiane to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $110
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Vientiane to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Udon Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $120
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Udon Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Vientiane to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $45
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Lao-Thai International Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane to Udonthani
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
baolau.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Udon Thani to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Khon Kaen to Roi Et
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Roi Et to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise
Website
vientianebus.org.la
Bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
vientianebus.org.la
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Udonthani to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.com
bus
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6

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