From Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi by Flights

Instant Recommended Fastest
19:15
LPQ Luang Prabang Airport
1h flight #VN930 with Vietnam Airlines in Economy
5
20:15
HAN Noibai Airport, Hanoi
Instant Recommended
19:55
LPQ Luang Prabang Airport
1h 15m flight #VN4930 with Vietnam Airlines in Economy
21:10
HAN Noibai Airport, Hanoi

From Naluang Bus Station to Hanoi by Buses

Refundable Recommended
18:00
Naluang Bus Station, Luang Prabang
1d bus ride in Express Sleeper 41
2
18:00
+1
Hanoi Naluang Bus station
Refundable
18:00
Naluang Bus Station, Luang Prabang
1d bus ride in Express Sleeper 41
2
18:00
+1
Hanoi Vuron Thu

Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi Schedule

Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN93019:15 - 20:15LAK 1,249,285
Naluang Express Sleeper 41 18:00 - 18:00LAK 480,874

Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi destination reviews

2.0
22 customer reviews
5
14%
4
5%
3
5%
2
23%
1
55%
TA
5
flight Economy, Vietnam Airlines, Oct 1, 2019
Shocked at how easy and faultless it was, will use again
LB
2
Bus Express Sleeper 41, Naluang, Mar 13, 2019
Staff were aggressive and did not tell us what was going on, the service stations we stopped at were not service stations, they were shacks where the staff would meet up with their friends with no facilities. However the beds were comfortable
DS
2
Bus Express Sleeper 41, Naluang, Dec 24, 2018
Driver kept on talking talking on his mobile 80% of the trip whilst driving. Made 4 stops to pick and drop off locals
MH
2
Bus Express Sleeper 41, Naluang, Dec 3, 2018
Condition of bus is not good. Tyres are worn out, dangerous. Drivers n co drivers do not inform passengers of stops n how long stops are.

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How to get from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi

When you want to get from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about LAK 1,776,283. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as LAK 478,448.

How far is Luang Prabang Airport from Hanoi?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi. Your trip will be a total of 746 miles (1200 km). The flying distance is 267 miles (428 km).

How long does it take to get from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi?

The travel time from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi?

The cost of the trip from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Naluang (Naluang Bus Station): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as LAK 478,448 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as LAK 1,776,283.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi:

  • Bus tickets - LAK 478,448 to LAK 478,448;
  • Plane tickets - LAK 1,086,947 to LAK 1,776,283;

How many trips per day are there between Luang Prabang Airport and Hanoi?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Luang Prabang to Hanoi depart during the day - there are approximately 2 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 18:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 18:00. There are 2 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Luang Prabang to Hanoi. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is LAK 1,086,947.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Luang Prabang to Hanoi
Vietnam Airlines (เวียดนาม แิอร์ไลน์)

Buses

Taking a bus from Luang Prabang to Hanoi is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Luang Prabang Airport to Hanoi? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 724 decided to go for a bus.
  • 276 users took a plane.