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Vientiane Wattay International Airport
Vientiane International Airport - TravelPuppy.com
 Name Vientiane Wattay International Airport.
 Location The airport is 3 kilometres (2 miles) from Vientiane.
 Time GMT + 7
 Transfer to the
The best way to the city is by taxi, which can be found
outside Arrivals.
 Car rental Two local car rental companies, Asia and BP, are
represented at the airport. However visitors are advised
not to hire a car, instead, if you need a car, hire a car
with a driver through your hotel or travel agent. Taxis
can be hired for approximately $20 US per day.
 Facilities Facilities at the airport include banks, bars, restaurants,
duty-free, a post office and a couple of shops.
 Departure tax US$10
Airport Hotels

The nearest airport hotel is Novotel hotel, located approximately 10 kilometres from the airport. Hotels in Vientiane include the Lao Plaza Hotel, Taipan Hotel, and Settha Palace Hotel. Discounted reservations can be made through DirectRooms.com
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