New bus services from Thailand to Laos

Udon Thani to Vang Vieng Bus

Three new international bus routes are planned to connect Thailand with Laos.

The first route to commence this year will be the Udon Thani to Vang Vieng route. This route will commence at Udon Thani (Airport)  and follow through to Nong Khai, Vientianne and then on to Vang Vieng.

A direct bus for those travelling from Thailand all  the way to Vang Vient is great news!

further details so far released about this new service as follows:

There will be one daily departure covering the 288Km in around 7 hours.

The fare will be a reasonable 320 baht.

A comfortable air conditioned double decker bus will be used.

Vang Vieng Laos
Vang Vieng Laos – Photo – Ronan Crowley

Also in the pipe line are new bus serves connecting Thailand to Laos are from Ubon Ratchatai to Pakse in and a further bus service from Nan to Luang Prabang

 

For  information on getting from Chiang Mai to Laso see the following blog posts  “Chiang Mai to Luang Namtha Bus” and “Bus options from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang

 

Main photo credit – MGR Online

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