I’ll introduce unkown direct bus between Sekong and Hue operated by Vietnamese aute company once a week from both sides, and this company is operationg direct bus for Vietnamese who are living and working in Sekong province and around it and it’s not daily service, so if you want to use this direct bus in Sekong or Hue, you have to adjust your schedule to this bus service. Contact with this company beforehand is better and maybe you can take this bus at Attapeu too with it.
It’s detail is as below.
*direct bus from Sekong (Bolaven Plateau in Laos) to Hue (VN) via Attapeu, Bo Y border and Da Nang is running every “thu 4”=Wednesday (“thu 4” is Wednesday in Vietnamese)
*Departure from Sekong: 04:00am from Nha Xe Duc Loc=Duc Loc Auto Company in Sekong, 100m from the road sing of Sekong 00km point on the main road (not the road having Sekong bus station paralleled it) and it's also facing with Sekong Provincial Education Services. Tel no. (Mrs.Na’s mobile)-55682382
*Direct bus from Hue to Sekong is running every thu 6=Friday (“thu 6” is Friday in Vietnamese).
*Departure from Hue: 04:00am from Duc Loc Auto Company in Hue. Tel no.0166.520333 / 0982.160190 (Adress-i’m not sure now but it’s Citadel side, i heard)
*Required time between Sekong and Hue(Sekong→Attapeu→Bo Y border→Da Nang→Hue and it’s reverse) is about 12 hours with one bus.
*Bus fare is 150,000Kip
(Thu 2=Monday, Thu 3=Tuesday, Thu 4=Wednesday, Thu 5=thursday, Thu 6=Friday, Thu 7=Saturday, “Chu Nhat(CN)”=Sunday in Vietnamese)
If you want to use this direct bus, please surely contact with “Mrs.Na”(Vietnamese) in Sekong, Tel no. (mobile) 55682382, or Duc Loc Auto Co in Hue Tel no. 0166.5200333 / 0982.160190 beforehand for not missing because bus departs very early morning.
#1 tf_geckozy has been a member since 2/9/2008. Posts: 82
Additional info: DEPARTURE POINT at HUE
I checked departure point at Hue by telephone after returning to Hue (10/30).
The reply of “Duc Loc” at Hue was it's not at Citadel side(i heard at Sekong) but “Phu Luong market" along NR.1 near Phu Bai airport in Hue and it’s slightly far from touristy area where there are several big hotels-Huoung Gian, Century, Saigon Morin-and many other small hotels & guesthouses (about 10km or more ?).
#2 tf_geckozy has been a member since 2/9/2008. Posts: 82