Yes. Citizens of the UK, EU countries, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the United States and almost all other nationalities will require a visa to visit Laos. Other nationalities should check for the most up-to-date information. Laos does not have an embassy or consular office in the UK.
Yes. You can obtain the visa on arrival at all international airports or at your land border crossing.
$40 per person for UK passport holders (subject to change), to be paid in good condition USD notes and two up-to-date passport photos of a good likeness.
The standard tourist visa is a single entry visa that allows you to travel in Laos for 30 days from the date of your entry.
Visitors arriving into Vientiane and Luang Prabang by air can use the evisa service. To apply please visit https://laoevisa.gov.la (you can only apply for the evisa a max of 60 days before arrival)