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Flight from Hanoi to Luang Prabang – the fastest way to travel

Luang Prabang

With no cities and towns between, Hanoi and Luang Prabang can be connected with a direct bus ride or a direct flight. A bus ride from Hanoi to Luang Prabang saves you much while a 1-hour flight is the fastest way to travel. Each has its own advantage. To get more information, you can click: mango cruise mekong delta

Why is Luang Prabang attractive?

Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang- source: internet

No travelers already in Laos can miss a chance to visit the gorgeous Luang Prabang, which has been gaining its popularity since 1995, when this enthralling was listed as a UNESCO heritage and one more time since 2011, when the international airport was extended and modernized.

Lying at the Mekong River, Luang Prabang, which is home to about 30,000 residents, becomes a tourist hotspot in the north of Laos famous for a very characteristic mix of traditional Lao-style architecture and elegant European insertions everywhere you go; picturesque surrounding with beautiful nature, ethnic villages together with fabulous wats and monasteries, Buddhist places. From going on an exciting adventure to meeting hospitable people, you always have things to do to keep you searching for the next unforgettable experience in the town, which is sometimes a bit overcrowded by travelers and backpackers. Laos holidays

A flight from Hanoi to Luang Prabang – the fastest way to travel

Vietnam Airlines from Hanoi to Luang Prabang

Vietnam Airlines from Hanoi to Luang Prabang- source: internet

Vietnam Airlines and Laos Airlines are the two airlines flying on the route Hanoi – Luang Prabang. Laos Airlines often offer lower price than Vietnam Airlines. A flight from Hanoi to Luang Prabang is the most suitable choice for only those who are traveling on a generous budget but the fastest way for everyone. While a comfortable sleeper bus to Luang Prabang from Hanoi takes you up to 24 hours, a flight from the capital of Vietnam to the cultural capital of Laos will take you one hour by Lao Airline or 1 hour and 10 minutes by Vietnam Airlines. Bus is a cost-saving choice while flying is the time-saving one. Expect the total traveling time a little longer as you have to get from your hotel to Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi and from Luang Prabang International Airport to your desired destinations in this city. It takes about 30-45 minutes to get to Noi Bai Airport from the city center and a 100,000-kip taxi ride from Luang Prabang Airport to the city center.

Due to the expensive flight tickets, it is not easy for the low cost travellers and backpackers to get from Hanoi to Luang Prabang by air. For them, an overnight bus, which takes almost one day but costs only around VND 1 million (USD $44), is the best way to go. It is really long journey, but it is your chance to admire the wonderful scenery along the way, to mingle with Vietnamese and Laos, to know more about their daily life as well as the Southeast Asian culture. So, why don’t you happily be prepared for this?