Luang Prabang – Kunming Flights

Luang Prabang(琅勃拉邦) – Kunming Flights offer the flight schedules between Luang Prabang and Kunming. The distance between the two places is 684 miles (1,100 km). Louangphabang or Luang Phabang, literally meaning “Royal Buddha Image”, is a city in north central Laos, consisting of 58 adjacent villages, of which 33 comprise the UNESCO Town Of Luang Prabang World Heritage Site. Luang Prabang has both natural and historical sites. Among the natural tourism sites are the Kuang Si Falls, Tat Sae Waterfalls, and Pak Ou Caves. Elephant riding is offered at some sites. Kunming , also known as Spring City, is a famous city for tourism and  the capital of Yunnan Province. It is located in the southwest of China. This page is about how to travel from Luang Phabang to Kunming by air.


  • Kunming Changshui International Airport 昆明长水国际机场
    Address: Changshui village, Guandu District, Kunming City 昆明市官渡区长水村
    How to Get There: By shuttle bus, subway or taxi
    Passengers may take Subway Line 6(CNY6) or NO.903 Bus to the downtown.
    Airport buses are also available. Ticket fare: CNY25
  • Luang Phabang Airport 琅勃拉邦国际机场
    It is one of the few international airports in Laos. The airport is located about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from the centre of Luang Prabang.The second busiest airport in the country, it is a regional hub for international flights to Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Siem Reap and other cities such as Vientiane and Phongsaly.

Luang Prabang – Kunming Flights

There is one direct flight flying from Luang Phabang Airport to Kunming Changshui International Airport — MU2562. MU2562, QV104 /QV815 and PG946 are all daily flights. These six flights were provided by Lao Airlines, Thai Airways International, Lucky Air and China Eastern Airlines. Some flights will change in different months, the following is only for your reference. Discount tickets are available. (All departure/arrival times are local time)

Flight Number Departs  Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
MU2562  15:45 18:10 1h25m / 995-1075
QV104 /QV815
18:20 09:50 14h30m Vientiane 万象 951-1273
 PG946 17:30 14:00 19h30m Bangkok 2840-2986
11:20 14:00 1d1h40m Bangkok 1734-1995
QV4631 12:45 00:25 10h40m Bangkok 1603
12:00 01:00 12h Vientiane and Singapore 1767-1803

Kunming – Luang Prabang Flights

There are two direct flights flying from Kunming Changshui International Airport to Luang Phabang Airport– MU2561 and QV826. MU2561 and QV816 /QV105 are daily flights, QV826 is available on Saturday. The whole journey takes about 1.5 hours by direct flights. You can choose flights according to your needs. 

Flight Number Departs  Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
MU2561 14:20 14:55 1h35m / 839-869
QV826 10:50 11:05 1h15m / 788-1038
QV816 /QV105
10:50 15:00 5h10m Vientiane 888-1195
15:20 10:20 20h Bangkok 1827

1. The above information is for reference, if any change is based on actual information.
2. If you wan to book ticket and arrange a Luang Prabang – Kunming tour, please contact us, Email:; Tel: +86-871-63511469.
3. The ticket price is changing, sometimes there are discounts, while sometimes not.

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