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Thai Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:38
Khon Kaen
8h 22m ride in train #26
5
06:00
+1
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:38
Khon Kaen
7h 24m ride in train #26
5
05:02
+1
Don Mueang, Bangkok
Sombat Tour
eTicket Recommended
21:30
Khon Kaen
6h 30m bus ride in VIP 33
5
04:00
+1
Sombat Tour Viphavadee 13, Bangkok

From Khon Kaen to Bangkok by Trains

Thai Railways
Refundable
09:30
Khon Kaen
8h 40m ride in train #76, 2nd Class AC seats only
18:10
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable
09:30
Khon Kaen
7h 50m ride in train #76, 2nd Class AC seats only
17:20
Don Mueang, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable
20:16
Khon Kaen
8h 44m ride in train #78, 2nd Class AC seats only
05:00
+1
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable
20:16
Khon Kaen
7h 42m ride in train #78, 2nd Class AC seats only
03:58
+1
Don Mueang, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:38
Khon Kaen
8h 22m ride in train #26
5
06:00
+1
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
Thai Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:38
Khon Kaen
7h 24m ride in train #26
5
05:02
+1
Don Mueang, Bangkok

From Khon Kaen to Bangkok by Buses

Sombat Tour
eTicket
08:45
Khon Kaen
6h 30m bus ride in Express 30-32
4.5
15:15
Sombat Tour Viphavadee 13, Bangkok
Sombat Tour
eTicket Recommended
21:30
Khon Kaen
6h 30m bus ride in VIP 33
5
04:00
+1
Sombat Tour Viphavadee 13, Bangkok

From Khon Kaen Airport to Bangkok by Flights

Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
07:05
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE51 with Thai Smile in Economy
08:05
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Airways
Instant
07:05
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #TG2051 with Thai Airways in Economy
08:05
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai AirAsia
Instant
07:15
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #FD3253 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
08:15
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Nok Air
Instant Fastest
07:35
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
55m flight #DD9807 with Nok Air in Economy
08:30
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Airways
Instant
08:25
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #TG2041 with Thai Airways in Economy
09:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
08:30
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE41 with Thai Smile in Economy
5
09:30
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai AirAsia
Instant
08:55
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h 15m flight #FD3251 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
10:10
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Lion Air
Instant Fastest
09:30
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
55m flight #SL1645 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
10:25
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
10:35
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE35 with Thai Smile in Economy
11:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
11:10
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE8731 with Thai Smile in Economy
12:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Nok Air
Instant Fastest
12:20
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
55m flight #DD9815 with Nok Air in Economy
4
13:15
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai AirAsia
Instant
12:25
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #FD3255 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4
13:25
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
12:35
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE43 with Thai Smile in Economy
13:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Lion Air
Instant
12:35
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #SL645 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
13:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
13:35
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE8705 with Thai Smile in Economy
14:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
14:00
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE8759 with Thai Smile in Economy
15:00
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
14:10
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE8737 with Thai Smile in Economy
15:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
15:05
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE45 with Thai Smile in Economy
5
16:05
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai AirAsia
Instant
15:40
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h 5m flight #FD3261 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4.7
16:45
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
16:45
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE8701 with Thai Smile in Economy
17:45
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
Thai Lion Air
Instant
16:50
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #SL647 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
17:50
DMK Don Mueang Airport
Thai Smile Thai Smile
Instant
17:30
KKC Khon Kaen Airport
1h flight #WE49 with Thai Smile in Economy
18:30
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok

Transport types between Khon Kaen and Bangkok

Khon Kaen to Bangkok Schedule

Khon Kaen to Bangkok Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Thai Smile Economy #WE5107:05 - 08:05฿ 1,217
Thai Airways Economy #TG204108:25 - 09:25฿ 3,546
Thai Smile Economy #WE4108:30 - 09:30฿ 1,586
Thai Lion Air Economy #SL164509:30 - 10:25฿ 1,271
Sombat Tour Express 30-32 08:45 - 15:15฿ 457
Thai Smile Economy #WE3510:35 - 11:35฿ 1,661
Thai Smile Economy #WE4312:35 - 13:35฿ 1,586
Thai Smile Economy #WE875914:00 - 15:00฿ 1,661
Thai Lion Air Economy #SL64716:50 - 17:50฿ 1,049
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD325718:30 - 19:30฿ 1,728
Thai Railways 2nd Class AC seats only 20:16 - 05:00฿ 529

Khon Kaen to Bangkok destination reviews

3.5
48 customer reviews
5
35%
4
23%
3
19%
2
4%
1
19%
GM
3
Bus VIP 24, Sun Bus, Nov 5, 2019
The trip was reasonably comfortable. I wasn't able to charge my phone as the USB didn't work and the bus conductor wasn't helpful at all. :(
MC
5
flight Economy, Thai Smile, Jul 14, 2019
Great flight. I'm disabled. Superb airport services throughout. Oh, free great tasting coffee in writing area...nice touch. Thank you, all.
GK
5
train #26 1st Class Sleeper, Thai Railways, Oct 27, 2019
Very nice and comfortable
GH
4
Bus Express 30-32, Sombat Tour, Aug 16, 2019
Good trip..but too long
SP
5
flight Economy, Thai Smile, Aug 3, 2019
Very friendly and helpful staff
AA
2
Bus VIP, AirMuang Loei Tour, Feb 19, 2019
Roughly trip...
AM
5
Bus VIP 33, Sombat Tour, Jan 3, 2019
Excellent seevice
PS
5
Bus Express 30-32, Sombat Tour, Dec 31, 2018
great value

Popular Routes in Thailand

How to get from Khon Kaen to Bangkok

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

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 Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about THB 3,546. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as THB 457.

How far is Khon Kaen from Bangkok?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Khon Kaen to Bangkok. Your trip will be a total of 272 miles (437 km). The flying distance is 242 miles (388 km).

How long does it take to get from Khon Kaen to Bangkok?

The travel time from Khon Kaen to Bangkok can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 9 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Khon Kaen to Bangkok?

The cost of the trip from Khon Kaen to Bangkok varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sombat Tour (บริษัท เทพสมบัติ จำกัด): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as THB 457 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as THB 3,546.

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

  • Bus tickets - THB 457 to THB 608;
  • Train tickets - THB 649 to THB 1,648;
  • Plane tickets - THB 1,157 to THB 3,546;

How many trips per day are there between Khon Kaen and Bangkok?

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

  • Flights from Khon Kaen to Bangkok depart during the day - there are approximately 30 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 4 trains per day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 08:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:30. There are 2 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Khon Kaen to Bangkok. 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 THB 1,157.

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 Khon Kaen to Bangkok
Nok Air (นกแอร์), Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)

Buses

Taking a bus from Khon Kaen to Bangkok 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.

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 Khon Kaen to Bangkok

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Khon Kaen to Bangkok? 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:

  • 1000 users enjoyed a train ride.