There are 3 ways to get from Vientiane to Phonsavan by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Vientiane (VTE) to Phon Savan (XKH) VTE - XKH

$74 - $161

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Vientiane to Phonsavan

$18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Vientiane to Phonsavan 245.4 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vientiane and arriving at Phonsavan. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Vientiane and Phonsavan is 176 km. The road distance is 392.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vientiane to Phonsavan without a car is to bus which takes 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Vientiane to Phonsavan, including transfers.

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Vientiane to Phonsavan bus services, operated by Soutchai Travel, depart from Vientiane station.

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The best way to get from Vientiane to Phonsavan is to fly which takes 1 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h.

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The quickest flight from Vientiane Airport to Phon Savan Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Vientiane to Phonsavan bus services, operated by Soutchai Travel, arrive at Phonsavan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vientiane to Phonsavan is 393 km. It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to drive from Vientiane to Phonsavan.

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Lao Airlines offers flights from Vientiane Airport to Phon Savan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Vientiane to Phonsavan.
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  • Distance: 110.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Vientiane, Laos and Phonsavan, Xiangkhoang, Laos?

Lao Airlines flies from Vientiane to Phonsavan once daily. Alternatively, Soutchai Travel operates a bus from Vientiane to Phonsavan once daily. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 11 h. King of Bus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Vientiane to Phon Savan
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Bus operators
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Bus from Vientiane to Phonsavan
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
King of Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Phonsavan
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
baolau.com

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There are 28+ hotels available in Phonsavan. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vientiane to Vientiane Airport is to shuttle which takes 16 min and costs .

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