Bangkok to Nong Khai

Bangkok to Nong Khai

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Refundable Cheapest Fastest
20:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
10h 45m ride in train #25
4.5+
06:45
+1
Nong Khai
From ฿1,248 per adult

From Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai by train

Refundable Cheapest Fastest
20:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
10h 45m ride in train #25
4.5+
06:45
+1
Nong Khai
From ฿1,248 per adult

Transportation from Bangkok to Nong Khai

How to get from Bangkok to Nong Khai

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight+van. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train+van 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 10,346. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as THB 252.

How far is Bangkok from Nong Khai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Nong Khai. Your trip will be a total of 391 miles (629 km). The flying distance is 321 miles (516 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Nong Khai?

The travel time from Bangkok to Nong Khai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Nong Khai?

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Nong Khai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Thai Railway (การรถไฟแห่งประเทศไทย): travelling by train expect to pay as low as THB 252 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 10,346.

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

  • Train tickets - THB 252 to THB 1,807;
  • Bus tickets - THB 462 to THB 717;
  • flight+van price: THB 2,649 - THB 2,649. From Bangkok to Nong Khai starting from 06:00 Don Mueang Airport until 18:00 Don Mueang Airport
  • train+van price: THB 2,826 - THB 3,944. From Bangkok to Nong Khai starting from 20:00 Hua Lamphong until 20:00 Hua Lamphong

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 8,350 to THB 10,346.

How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Nong Khai?

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

  • 6 by train+van from Bangkok to Nong Khai starting from 20:00 Hua Lamphong until 20:00 Hua Lamphong
  • 1 by flight+van from Bangkok to Nong Khai starting from 06:00 Don Mueang Airport until 18:00 Don Mueang Airport
  • Buses start plying the route from 19:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

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

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Bangkok to Nong Khai 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 Nong Khai. 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 8,350.

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.

The most popular transport from Bangkok to Nong Khai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangkok to Nong Khai? 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:

  • 47% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 47% chosen train+van
  • 4% decided to go for a bus.
  • 1% chosen flight+van
  • 1% decided to catch a taxi.