Average cost of trip to Vientiane (Laos)

Accommodation, food, transport and entertainment costs in Vientiane (Laos)

Updated April 22, 2020

How much money are you going to need for your trip to Vientiane (Laos)? You should plan to spend around ₭639,166.98 ($66.63) per day on your trip to Vientiane (Laos) for one person and ₭980,957.76 ($102.26) for two when traveling. This budget includes accommodation costs for 2 adults in a good 4-star hotel (₭297,376.20 $31.00), lunch in a local restaurant, street food and drinks for a day (₭354,549.18 $36.96) and some entertainment (₭329,032.38 $34.30) for two. Find more about Vientiane (Laos) travel budget in 2020 below.

How much will a one-week trip to Vientiane (Laos) cost? The average one-week vacaction cost to Vientiane (Laos) is around ₭12,871,243.05 ($1,341.76) for one person and around ₭23,244,539.43 ($2,423.13) for a couple including flights. June is the cheapest month to go to Vientiane (Laos).

Budget

One Week for Two ₭13,457,364.88 ≈ $1,402.86
Two Weeks for Two ₭17,569,359.41 ≈ $1,831.52

Comfort

One Week for Two ₭23,244,539.43 ≈ $2,423.13
Two Weeks for Two ₭28,562,857.65 ≈ $2,977.54

High-end

One Week for Two ₭32,917,047.20 ≈ $3,431.44
Two Weeks for Two ₭44,267,855.13 ≈ $4,614.71
Vientiane Travel Budget

Vientiane (Laos)

Currency ₭ (Lao Kip)
Exchange Rate 100₭ $
Exchange rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated 16 Sep 2021, 06:30 UTC.

💰 Is it expensive to visit Vientiane (Laos)?

A lot of people want to visit Vientiane (Laos) and wonder what the budget would be like. Like with any vacation, the cost depends on where you’re flying from, what kind of accommodations you’re looking for and what you want to see or how you want to spend time. We're colleting all these travel costs from other travellers just like you, so you can make a better estimate of the budget for a trip that matches your own preferences.

✈ Cost of flights to Vientiane from

How much does it cost to fly to Vientiane? High season for flights to Vientiane (Laos) spans from July to August — prepare to pay $1,052.00 and more for your return flight to Vientiane (Laos). The period from January to March is considered the low season and the average fares for flights are generally cheaper: you can usually get a return flight for about $815.00 on average. And if you're lucky, you can even find a better deal!

🛏 Average prices for accommodation in Vientiane

How much do hotels charge per night in Vientiane? High season in Vientiane (Laos) runs from February to May. One night in a mid-range hotel during these months costs around $58.00. Low season spans from June to September. You can get a room for a night for as low as $34.00. Some nice bargains are usually also available, especially at the higher end resorts.

3*, 4* Hotels. Double rooms in 3*, 4* Hotels cost around $57.33 per night, but prices can go up to 1% higher during high season.

AirBnB. Double rooms in AirBnB cost around $27.40 per night, but prices can go up to 111% higher during high season.

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Added Type of Accomodation Month of Stay Price Per Night, $
Feb. 3, 2021 AirBnB February $29.00
Jan. 29, 2021 AirBnB January $34.00
Jan. 24, 2021 AirBnB January $32.17
Jan. 19, 2021 AirBnB January $32.58
Jan. 14, 2021 AirBnB January $23.17
Jan. 9, 2021 AirBnB January $26.83
Jan. 4, 2021 AirBnB January $22.75
Dec. 30, 2020 AirBnB December $22.75
Dec. 24, 2020 AirBnB December $22.92
Dec. 16, 2020 AirBnB December $25.25

🍲 Average prices for food and eating out in Vientiane

How much does food in Vientiane cost? The average cost of food and drinks in Vientiane is ₭0.00 ($0.00) per day for one person. An average street food meal in Vientiane would cost you around ₭66,477.97 ($6.93). A sit-in dinner for two people would cost around ₭111,659.97 ($11.64). Lunch in a mid-range cafe or restaurant would cost you something between the two.

How much do drinks cost? A bottle of water in Vientiane is around ₭7,386.44 ($0.77). A soft drink is around ₭6,523.09 ($0.68) when you buy it in a supermarket. A beer would cost you around ₭13,429.89 ($1.40) when you buy it in a bar.

Average prices for meals and drinks in Vientiane
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Supermarket Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink ₭6,523.09 ≈$0.68
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🍺 Beer
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💧 Bottle of Water ₭7,386.44 ≈$0.77
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Bar Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink
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🍺 Beer ₭13,429.89 ≈$1.40
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🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail
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Meals
🍽 Dinner for Two ₭111,659.97 ≈$11.64
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🌯 Street Food ₭66,477.97 ≈$6.93
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April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ₭4,412.68 $0.46
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer ₭13,333.97 $1.39
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₭66,477.97 $6.93
April 23, 2020 🌯 Street Food ₭66,477.97 $6.93
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₭28,778.34 $3.00
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₭239,819.52 $25.00
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer ₭28,778.34 $3.00
April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ₭8,633.50 $0.90
April 23, 2020 💧 Bottle of Water ₭7,482.37 $0.78
April 20, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ₭4,412.68 $0.46

🏛 Average prices for entertainment in Vientiane

What are the prices for entertainment and activities in Vientiane?

Average prices for entertainemnt and activities in Vientiane
Type Average Price
🏰 Group Tour
🏛 Museum
🤹 Show or Theatre ₭48,059.83 ≈$5.01
🕺 Night Club
🏄 Experience
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April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ₭47,963.90 $5.00

🚌 Average prices for transport and car rentals in Vientiane

How much does airport transfer cost in Vientiane? The average cost of a 20-minute taxi ride is approximately ₭46,045.35 ($4.80).

How much does airport transfer cost in Vientiane? Renting a car in Vientiane would cost you around ₭610,196.78 ($63.61) a day.

Average prices for transport and car rentals in Vientiane
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Transfers
🚍 Airport Transfer
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Taxi
🚖 Taxi ₭46,045.35 ≈$4.80
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Public Transport
🚉 Public Transport ₭6,523.09 ≈$0.68
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Transport Rentals
🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭610,196.78 ≈$63.61
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Added Type of Transport Price, LAK
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi ₭46,045.35 $4.80
April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ₭6,523.09 $0.68
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭570,442.35 $59.47
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭610,240.66 $63.61
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭623,506.76 $65.00
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭530,644.05 $55.32
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭504,111.85 $52.55
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭543,910.15 $56.70
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭570,442.35 $59.47
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₭504,111.85 $52.55

☀ Weather in Vientiane

The hottest season in Vientiane runs from March to July. The average temperature is around 36 °C. The rainy season is from May to September with average rainfall of 157mm.

🤑 Calculate your Vientiane travel budget

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Local prices are converted to $ USD
Destination in Laos Total Flight Accomodation Eating Out Entertainment Transport Pocket Cash
Vientiane 1341.8 742 217 129.4 120.0 33.4 100.0

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