Train Services

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

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

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

How to Book Train Tickets

BOOKING TICKETS in Bangkok As of March 27th, 2009, ticketing in Bangkok has not changed. You can only purchase the Bangkok-Nong Khai route. On arrival at the Nong Khai station, simply purchase an onward ticket to Thanaleng for 50 baht per person. You will have about 2 hours delay waiting for that departure. BOOKING TICKETS

Thanaleng Railway Station

Thanaleng Railway Station, also known as Dongphosy Station (Ban Dong Phosy in Lao), is a railway station in Dongphosy village, Hadxayfong district, Vientiane Prefecture, Laos. It is located 20 km (12 mi) east of the Lao capital city of Vientiane and 4 km (2.5 mi) north of the border between Laos and Thailand along the