Instant Recommended
10:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h bus ride in Minibus
5
14:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal
Instant Recommended
13:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h bus ride in Minibus
5
17:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal
Instant Recommended
18:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h van ride in Regional 14pax
4.1
22:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal

From Ekkamai to Chanthaburi by Buses

Instant
08:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h bus ride in Minibus
5
12:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal
Instant Recommended
10:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h bus ride in Minibus
5
14:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal
Instant Recommended
13:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h bus ride in Minibus
5
17:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal

From Ekkamai to Chanthaburi by Vans

Instant
11:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h van ride in Regional 14pax
4.1
15:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal
Instant Recommended
18:00
Ekkamai, Bangkok
4h van ride in Regional 14pax
4.1
22:00
Chanthaburi Bus Terminal

From Don Mueang Airport to Chanthaburi by Taxis

Thailand Limo by Datum
eTicket Instant Refundable Fastest
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Don Mueang Airport
3h 30m taxi ride in Comfort
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Chanthaburi
Thailand Limo by Datum
eTicket Instant Refundable Fastest
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Don Mueang Airport
3h 30m taxi ride in SUV 4pax
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Chanthaburi
Thailand Limo by Datum
eTicket Instant Refundable Fastest
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Don Mueang Airport
3h 30m taxi ride in Van 9pax
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Chanthaburi

Bangkok to Chanthaburi Schedule

Bangkok to Chanthaburi Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Thailand Limo by Datum Comfort 00:00 - 03:30฿ 4,730
Triple T Minibus 08:00 - 12:00฿ 290
Triple T Minibus 10:00 - 14:00฿ 290
Triple T Minibus 13:00 - 17:00฿ 290
Triple T Regional 14pax 18:00 - 22:00฿ 250

Bangkok to Chanthaburi destination reviews

4.2
36 customer reviews
5
44%
4
39%
3
11%
2
3%
1
3%
94% of 36 travelers were happy with this destination
CS
5
bus Minibus, Triple T, Jun 25, 2019
Comfy seats, cool air conditioning, smooth ride! Thanks for an enjoyable trip.
MN
5
charter SUV 4pax, Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman, Apr 18, 2019
Family of 4, 2 Small kids. Very tranquil ride in SUV, with friendly non-english speaking driver. Short stop for wc and grab a bite. Just what we were looking for.
JL
5
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Mar 18, 2019
Everything alright. I reached at the right time. Recommended this carrier.
RB
5
bus Express, Triple T, Mar 3, 2019
Our departure from Ekkamai was a little delayed, seems we waited for a late passenger. Anyway, the ride was smooth; everything OK.
BG
5
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Mar 2, 2019
We like 12go.asia for short trips! Friendly staff and easy check-in
AT
3
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Mar 2, 2019
Confortable bus and way but the driver was very rude and unpleasant kind only with the locals.
GK
4
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Feb 24, 2019
On time, nice stuff. Van interior could have been better
AG
4
bus Express, Triple T, Jan 5, 2019
Via internet kaartjes gekocht. Best prima enkel geen plaatsje in de bus gereserveerd zodat we dus boven het achterwiel opgepropt zaten. Leermomentje voor de volgende keer.
MP
4
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Nov 17, 2018
Bus was clean and driver was friendly and competent. We booked an additional seat for luggage and so we had sufficient space. Overall ok for trip for 4h.
KG
5
van Regional 14pax, Triple T, Nov 11, 2018
Brilliant service on time courteous driver and arrived early highly recommended so easy to use!
DJ
5
bus Minibus, Triple T, Jun 13, 2019
Very smooth trip. Easy to find counter.

Popular Routes in Thailand

How to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi

When you want to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about THB 5,280. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a van as a van ticket costs as low as THB 250.

How far is Bangkok from Chanthaburi?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Chanthaburi. Your trip will be a total of 125 miles (200 km). The flying distance is 132 miles (212 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi?

The travel time from Bangkok to Chanthaburi can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 4 to 4 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi?

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Chanthaburi varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Triple T (ที ที ที (ทริปเปิล ที)): travelling by van expect to pay as low as THB 250 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as THB 5,280.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bangkok to Chanthaburi:

  • Van price : THB 250 - THB 250;
  • Bus tickets - THB 290 to THB 290;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 4,730 to THB 5,280.

How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Chanthaburi?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 13:00. There are 3 available bus trips every day.
  • Vans from Bangkok to Chanthaburi depart during the day - there are approximately 2 departures a day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bangkok to Chanthaburi any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Bangkok to Chanthaburi is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as THB 4,730.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for travelling from Bangkok to Chanthaburi. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Bangkok to Chanthaburi.

Things to remember: while travelling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Bangkok to Chanthaburi

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangkok to Chanthaburi? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 669 decided to go for a bus.
  • 324 opted for a van.
  • 7 decided to catch a taxi.