There are 5 ways to get from Bangkok to Battambang by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Minivan  •  8 h

  1. Take the Minivan from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Battambang

$34

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet 275 Hua Lamphong - Aranyaprathet - Class III Fan
  2. Take the train from Poipet to Battambang

$11 - $41

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Battambang 228.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Suvarnabhumi, Van  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Siem Reap (REP) BKK - REP
  2. Take the Van from Siem Reap Mekong Express to Battambang Mekong Express

$90 - $218

Fly from Don Muang, Van  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Siem Reap (REP) DMK - REP
  2. Take the Van from Siem Reap Mekong Express to Battambang Mekong Express

$69 - $188

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Battambang is to train which costs ฿340 - ฿1400 and takes 10 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Battambang is to drive which takes 5 h 1 min and costs ฿1000 - ฿1600.

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The distance between Bangkok and Battambang is 301 km. The road distance is 365 km.

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The Minivan from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Battambang takes 8 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Khaosan Road Travel Mart and arriving at Battambang. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Battambang, Cambodia?

Travel Mart operates a bus from Bangkok to Battambang twice daily. Tickets cost $34 and the journey takes 8 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bangkok to Battambang via Aranyaprathet, Aranyaprathet, Poipet, and Poipet in around 10 h 29 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Battambang
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$0 - $6
Schedules at
royal-railway.com
Bus operators
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Battambang
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Siem Reap Mekong Express to Battambang Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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