Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane flights from $112

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Travelers usually depart from Tan Son Nhat International, Ho Chi Minh - Chung cư Phúc Yên, Ho Chi Minh - Sai Gon, Ho Chi Minh-Mien Tay, or Ho Chi Minh - East when they travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane. The most popular airlines for this route are Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, Lao Airlines, Thai Airways International, and Thai Smile. Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane have 122 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYes
VietJet AirVJCVJYes
Lao AirlinesLAOQVYes
Thai Airways InternationalTHATGNo
Thai SmileTHDWENo

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Laos COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Laos

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Laos – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Vietnam can enter Laos, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Laos
  • Mandatory health insurance
  • Mandatory contact-tracing app

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public
  • Mandatory 10-day health monitoring

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Laos in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Ho Chi Minh City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Da Nang, Bangkok, Phú Quốc, Nha Trang, Da Lat, Singapore, Hue, Siem Reap, Tokyo, Manila, Denpasar, Phuket City, Kuala Lumpur, Chiang Mai, Haiphong, Phnom Penh, Hong Kong, Seoul, Taipei.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vientiane?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vientiane and Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Hanoi, Singapore, Phnom Penh, Yangon, Minneapolis, Chiang Rai Province, Manila, Phuket City, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar, Pakse, Krabi, Siem Reap, Da Nang, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
What airports are near Ho Chi Minh City?
The main airport in Ho Chi Minh City is Tan Son Nhat International. It is also served by Phnom Penh International, Tan Son Nhat International, Lien Khuong, Can Tho International, Rach Gia.
What airports are near Vientiane?
The main airport in Vientiane is Wattay International. It is also served by Wattay International, Udon Thani International, Khon Kaen, Loei, Sakon Nakhon.
What buses and trains depart from Ho Chi Minh City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Ho Chi Minh City, including Phuong Trang, VNR.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane?
Currently, you can fly between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane with Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, Lao Airlines, Thai Airways International, Thai Smile.
When's the best time to travel between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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