Getting there and away
Songthaews depart from the central market, with multiple departures throughout the day from 07:00 to 15:00. There's no ticket counter or information centre, so the schedule below is based on local knowledge and should be taken as a rough guide.
Pakse 87km. 3 hours. 20,000 kip
Salavan 50km. 2 hours. 10,000 kip
Paksong 37km. 0.5 hours. 10,000 kip
Tadlo About 50km. 15,000 kip
Travellers seldom show up in Tha Teng intentionally, but from Pakse, songtheaws to Sekong drop off at Tha Teng on the way. Departures: 07:30, 09:30, 11:30, 13:30, 20,000 kip. For departures from elsewhere, ask around at the local bus station.
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