The airport is six miles (10km) from Vientiane.
Getting to the city
Taxis and tuk-tuks are available outside both terminals. Many local hotels offer free shuttle transfers for guests by prior arrangement.
Local time is GMT +7
Avis by Asia Vehicle Rental and Sixt are represented at the airport. However, visitors are advised not to hire a car. Instead, they should book a car with a driver through their hotel or travel agent.
Taxi counters are located near the exit of each terminal; passengers must buy a taxi coupon before leaving the airport.
Transfer between terminals
The terminals are within easy walking distance of each other.
Facilities at the airport include banks, bars, restaurants, duty-free shopping, a post office and a couple of shops.
Parking is available at the airport.
Wifi services are available.
Vientiane International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.