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Fares from $112 One Way, $198 Round Trip from Bangkok to Luang Prabang

Prices starting at $198 for return flights and $112 for one-way flights to Luang Prabang were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Bangkok to Luang Prabang

Origin Airport IATA CodeBKK
Destination Airport IATA CodeLPQ
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Jan 20, 2020

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Jul 27, 2018

Got a full meal plus complimentary beer/wine on a two hour flight from Bangkok to Luang Prabang Laos

Plan Your Trip from Bangkok to Luang Prabang

New Bangkok International Airport

If you're on the hunt for affordable flights from Bangkok, make your job a whole lot easier by booking your travel with Orbitz.com. You'll be able to find the low fare you're looking for by comparing multiple pricing options at once and choosing the one that best fits your budget. New Bangkok International Airport, also called Suvarnabhumi Airport, is located about 18 1/2 miles east of downtown Bangkok. Located 16 miles from downtown Bangkok, the airport offers service from 96 airlines from all over the world.

Transportation to New Bangkok International Airport

One of the easiest ways to get to and from New Bangkok International Airport is via the Airport Rail Link. The Rail Link's express service runs nonstop between the terminal in the city and the airport, and the entire $4.75 trip takes about 15 minutes. You could also rent a car through Orbitz.com if you prefer to drive yourself. The car rental companies represented here include Avis, Hertz and Budget.

Parking at New Bangkok International Airport

There are both short-term and long-term parking options at New Bangkok International Airport. The short-term daily rate is 250 baht, or about $7.88. The daily rate for long-term parking is 140 baht, or roughly $4.41.

Dining at New Bangkok International Airport

If you've got time before your flight, you can try one of the airport's half dozen sit-down restaurants, which offer a wide range of cuisine. Kinramen restaurant is a popular choice, and offers delicious Japanese noodle dishes like soba and udon. Prices here range from about $4-$5 per meal. If you're in a rush, you'd be better served at one of the airport's fast food joints, which include Dairy Queen and Burger King. Let Orbitz.com help you find affordable flights from Bangkok and book all your other travel needs.

Flights to Luang Prabang

Located about 2.5 miles from the city center, the Luang Prabang International Airport provides both domestic and international air services for this small capital of the Luang Prabang Province in Laos. Cheap flights to Luang Prabang are provided primarily by Bangkok Airways, Lao Airlines and Vietnam Airlines, with reservations possible through Orbitz.com. Lao Central Airlines operates through the airport as well, but only with commuter trips to Vientiane. Prior to 1975, the city was the royal capital of the Kingdom of Laos.

Transportation from the Luang Prabang International Airport

Taking a taxi from the airport to the city center is the most efficient mode of transport available once you arrive. Taxi coupons can be purchased for about $6 at the taxi counter in the airport, which is outside the arrival hall.

The Weather in Luang Prabang

The weather in Luang Prabang is warm throughout the year, with average highs that range from the upper 80s to the low 90s degree Fahrenheit from February to October. The rest of the year, the average highs drop to the mid to low 80s. Lows are equally warm, averaging in the mid to low 70s from April through October and then dipping to the mid-50s and high 40s for the remainder of the year. Dress should be light throughout the year, with a light jacket for colder winter periods. The wet season extends from March to September, so bring an umbrella along if your travel occurs during the period.

Things to Do in Luang Prabang

The city of Luang Prabang has much to offer visitors, beginning with the natural beauty of the region. Tourists can visit natural sites such as the Kuang Si Falls or the Pak Ou Caves. As an alternative, visitors might prefer exploring the manmade architectural wonders of the area including the Wat Xient Thong Temple or the Haw Kham Royal Palace museum. Deals on cheap flights to Luang Prabang are easy to find through Orbitz.com.

Flights from Bangkok to Luang Prabang - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Bangkok to Luang Prabang?

You'll find 3 airlines that fly straight from Bangkok (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Intl.) to Luang Prabang (LPQ-Luang Prabang Intl.), so get ready to hit that "book" button. One of these top carriers will have your perfect flight:

  • Bangkok Airways
  • Lao Airlines
  • Thai Smile
What is the shortest flight from Bangkok to Luang Prabang?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 35 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Bangkok (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Intl.) to Luang Prabang (LPQ-Luang Prabang Intl.).

What airlines fly from Bangkok (and vicinity) to Luang Prabang most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Bangkok Airways (PG), which flies frequently along this route. This airline offers 60 flights every month between Bangkok Airport (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Intl.) and Luang Prabang Airport (LPQ-Luang Prabang Intl.). Also investigate the great airfares available with Lao Airlines (QV). Offering 21 monthly flights between Bangkok (and vicinity) and Luang Prabang, they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Luang Prabang?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Luang Prabang have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Luang Prabang with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Luang Prabang without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.