Best deals to Vientiane

July 11, 2017 by  
Filed under Laos PDR, TAKEABREAK, Travel Deals

VIENTIANE, 11 July 2017: No surprises low-cost airline, Thai AirAsia, betters the competitors on the Bangkok-Vientiane route offering the lowest roundtrip fares starting at USD109

A check of roundtrip fares for flights to the Lao PDR capital, this September, indicates Thai AirAsia is a good USD53 cheaper than Lao Air.

All airlines serving the Bangkok-Vientiane route use Airbus A320s with very little differences in flight and ground handling costs. Read more

Seat quotas up on Thai-Lao air routes

October 10, 2016 by  
Filed under Aviation, Laos PDR, News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 10 October 2016: Weekly airline seat quotas on routes between Thailand and Lao PDR have been substantially increased in a bid to promote trade, investment and tourism between the two countries.

Thai and Lao PDR officials approved, last week, a revised Thai-Lao accord that increases the ceiling on seat capacity on routes between the two countries to as many as 14,500 seats weekly depending on the route.

According to the statement, the agreement will pave the way for designated carriers, registered in both countries, to add more flights on routes that have been restricted for years. Read more