Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

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Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom Schedule

Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Glassflower Comfort Any time฿ 6,850
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD339807:55 - 09:10฿ 3,769
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD339808:30 - 10:00฿ 1,986
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD911411:40 - 13:10฿ 1,423
Nok Air Economy #DD38013:20 - 14:30฿ 1,579
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD339615:00 - 16:25฿ 2,469
Transport Co Express 17:30 - 05:17฿ 577
Nakhonchai Air Gold Class 18:15 - 05:30฿ 737
Thaisanuan Tour VIP 20:00 - 06:25$ 19.33
Transport Co Express 22:45 - 10:50฿ 661

Transportation from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

Facts about the transport from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

Cheapest Transport$18
Fastest Transport1h 15m
Earliest Departure7:30 AM
Latest Departure8:45 PM
Departures per day39
Distance736 kilometers
Transport CompaniesGlassflower, Kim Transfers Thailand, Nakhonchai Air, Thai AirAsia, Thaisanuan Tour, Transport Co

Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom Destination Reviews

Compare to the previous nightmare , the bus from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom was very nice , it has USB for charging , not dripping water when raining . Aircond is fine . So , you really need to improve the buses from Hatyai to Bangkok , customers pay money not to get wet and inconvenience.
Bus Express, Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด), Oct 8, 2022
I arrived there on time but they wait for the late customer. So it is lately than schedule around 1.30hrs The car also really dirty. Please do not expect things
Bus VIP, Thaisanuan Tour (ไทยสงวนทัวร์), Sep 3, 2020
The bus was very comfortable ! You'll have a lot of space for you, they provide a meel, coffee and muffin. The staff was really kind and super helpful.
Bus VIP 31, Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด), Jan 9, 2020
Smelly toilet, not comfortable
Bus VIP 31, Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด), Dec 10, 2019
Bus was 2hours late departing, had to change vehicle as it wasn't working
Bus VIP, Lotus Phibun Tour (โลตัสพิบูลทัวร์), Oct 29, 2019
25 customer reviews

How to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. 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 USD 481.13. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 17.11.

How far is Bangkok from Nakhon Phanom?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom. Your trip will be a total of 458 miles (736 km). The flying distance is 385 miles (618 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom?

The travel time from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 17 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom?

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 17.11 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 USD 481.13.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 17.11 to USD 20.67;
  • Plane tickets - USD 45.98 to USD 51.97;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 187.26 to USD 481.13.

How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Nakhon Phanom?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:45. There are 25 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom depart during the day - there are approximately 3 departures a day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 45.98.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย)


Taking a bus from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom 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.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom. 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 USD 187.26.

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

The most popular transport from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangkok to Nakhon Phanom? 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:

  • 90% decided to go for a bus.
  • 10% users took a plane.