Travel Services

Pakse International Airport

Pakse is one of the largest towns in Laos and a major transportation hub for southern quarters of the country. >> Laos travel packages Once the capital of southern Laos you should fly into Pakse International Airport to reach the scenic Bolaven Plateau or Si Phan Don. In 2010 the airport was closed for major construction

Laos Visa Extension

If you find your visa is about to expire and you wish to stay longer in Laos, don’t worry, it is possible to get all types of Laos visa (except for a Transit Visa), extended at the immigration office in Vientiane. It cost US$2 per day if you apply before the expiry date. However, if

Ticketing Obstacles on The Laos Side

The Thanaleng, Laos station opened March 5, 2009 but services and procedures are still being developed. They had no equipment or capability to print hard tickets at this office yet but hope to around May 2009. You must buy your tickets in Thai Baht only, in cash in advance at the Thanaleng station. THERE IS

Requirements and Tourist Visa Fee

Requirements Applying for tourist visa to Laos in USA? Download a visa application form Your original passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity and a blank page for a visa stamp Two(2) Visa application forms, filled and signed by the applicant (available at Lao consulates or travel agents). Three (3) passport-type photographs Applying

Thanaleng Train Services

TRAIN SERVICE and PRICES  One train runs daily each way at night. #69 Bangkok THROUGH Nong Khai, Thailand TO Thanaleng, Laos (outside Vientiane). #70 Thanaleng, Laos (outside Vientiane) THROUGH Nong Khai, Thailand TO Bangkok. >> Laos travel packages Prices for the Thanaleng – Bangkok route are: (in Thai Baht) 1st Class Aircon Sleeper 1167B Upper 1367B

Luang Prabang Airport, Laos

Luang Prabang International Airport is located 4 kilometers from the center of Luang Prabang in northern Laos (Lao People’s Democratic Republic) Luang Prabang International Airport services domestic and international flights from one terminal building. >> Laos travel packages Several international and domestic airlines operate scheduled flights from Luang Prabang airport, including Bangkok Airways, Lao Airlines and

Visa in Laos

All visitors entering Laos must possess valid passports. Visas can obtained from Lao Embassies and Consulates abroad. In addition, visas can also be obtained on arrival at the international checkpoint. Visas can be secured in advance of arrival at Lao Embassies. This can be done in several ways through a tour company recognized by the

Thanaleng, Laos (Vientiane) Local Transport

DEPARTING: Arrange your own transport for the 20km from central Vientiane, Laos to the new train station at Thanaleng. The station is in the middle of nowhere so don’t expect bus services to drop you there (yet). If you are dropped on the main highway, you are still several kilometers from the station. Tuk-tuks will

Vientiane Airport Quick Facts

Airport Code Vientiane (Wattay) IATA airport code is VTE and ICAO code is VLVT Location Located at 17°59’18″N 102°33’48″E, 564 feet (172 meters) above sea level, Vientiane International Airport (Wattay) is located 3 km from the center of Vientiane, Laos. Capacity One runway Runway 13/31 – 9,842 feet, 3,000 meters long – Asphalt The airport

Business Visa

A Business Visa is for businesspersons, or those will be working in Laos for a company, a project, or an organisation, who hold ordinary passports and have someone to “sponsor” them (a company or individual in Laos). A multiple entry visa can be obtained for a period of 3 months, 6 months or 1 year