Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima

Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima

  Oct 2, 2021, 19 trips (฿259 – ฿0)
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Buses

4h First: 7:00 Last: 15:00

From ฿259
1

Trains

5h 15m Deps: 18:55

From ฿745
13

Taxis

3h 19m

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From ฿3,520

Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima Schedule

Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Kim Transfers Thailand Van 9pax Any time฿ 5,720
12Go Transfer VIP Van 9pax Any time฿ 3,520
Glassflower Comfort Any time฿ 4,208
Thailand Limo by Datum Comfort Any time฿ 3,740
Team Holiday Comfort Any time฿ 3,850
Ground Business Comfort Any time฿ 5,500
Nakhonchai 21 VIP 32 07:00 - 11:00฿ 259
Nakhonchai 21 VIP 32 09:40 - 13:40฿ 259
Nakhonchai 21 VIP 32 12:00 - 16:00฿ 259
Nakhonchai 21 VIP 32 15:00 - 19:00฿ 259
Thai Railways 2nd Class Sleeper AC 18:55 - 00:10฿ 745

Transportation from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima

Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima Destination Reviews

AB
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Jul 9, 2021
Courteous staff in both terminal and on the vehicle!
PR
Train #135 Class 3 Fan, Thai Railway (การรถไฟแห่งประเทศไทย), Apr 19, 2021
I read that buying tickets online is more expensive than purchasing at the train station. Is this correct?
RW
taxi Comfort, Thailand Limo by Datum (บริษัท เดทัมกรุ๊ป จำกัด), Jan 23, 2021
Always reliable service with good communication with the company and driver
BW
Train #71 2nd Class Sleeper AC, Thai Railways (การรถไฟแห่งประเทศไทย), Oct 12, 2020
It said i purchased a sleeper but i only got a cramped seat
MK
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Feb 15, 2020
The most convenient way of transfer! Perfect
MR
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Jan 31, 2020
Cozy!
AK
Train #71 2nd Class AC seats only, Thai Railways (การรถไฟแห่งประเทศไทย), Jan 24, 2020
The best way to plan a cross-country journey in this far away land. Follow their guidance and allow time for delays! I agree with others about service and conditions on the trains.
NA
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Jan 14, 2020
Great service and trip! One of the best buses I have taken in Southeast Asia
PH
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Jan 12, 2020
Everything ok
CF
Bus VIP 32, Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21), Jan 12, 2020
Very very good!!!!
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How to get from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima

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

  • Bus
  • Train
  • 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 Taxi 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 5,720. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as THB 259.

How far is Bangkok from Nakhon Ratchasima?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima. Your trip will be a total of 219 miles (352 km). The flying distance is 180 miles (289 km).

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

The travel time from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 4 to 6 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Nakhonchai 21 (นครชัย 21): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as THB 259 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 5,720.

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

  • Bus tickets - THB 259 to THB 259;
  • Van price : THB 261 - THB 261;
  • Train tickets - THB 415 to THB 1,125;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 3,520 to THB 5,720.

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 06:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 14:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.
  • Vans from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.

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

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima 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 Nakhon Ratchasima. 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 3,520.

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

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima. 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 Nakhon Ratchasima.

Things to remember: while traveling 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 Nakhon Ratchasima

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

  • 75% decided to go for a bus.
  • 25% users enjoyed a train ride.