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There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Changsha by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Suvarnabhumi  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Changsha (CSX) BKK - CSX

¥1062 - ¥3565

Cheapest option

Fly from Don Muang, line 2 subway  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Changsha (CSX) DMK - CSX
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Changsha South station to Wuyi Plaza

¥655 - ¥2765

5 alternative options

Bus, train via Kunming Yunnan  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Nan
  2. Take the bus from Nan to Luang Prabang - Naluang Station
  3. Take the bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Kunming Yunnan
  4. Take the train from Kunming South to Changsha South

¥1307 - ¥1563

Train, bus  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane - Southern Bus Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Changsha South

Train, bus via Vang Vieng  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai Train Station to Vang Vieng Naga Travel
  3. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office
  4. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Changsha South

Bus, train  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vang Vieng Laos
  2. Take the bus from Vang Vieng to Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office
  3. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Changsha South

Drive  •  33h 16m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Changsha 2637.5 km

¥1600 - ¥2400

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into China from Thailand is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Changsha is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Changsha is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Changsha is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Changsha is to bus and train via Kunming Yunnan which costs ฿6000 - ฿7500 and takes 2 days 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Changsha is to fly which costs ฿4800 - ฿17000 and takes 7h 5m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Changsha is 2060 km. The road distance is 2637.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Changsha without a car is to bus and train via Kunming Yunnan which takes 2 days 3h and costs ฿6000 - ฿7500.

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It takes approximately 7h 5m to get from Bangkok to Changsha, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Changsha Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Changsha is 1h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 12:15 PM in Bangkok and 1:15 PM in Changsha.

Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Changsha is 2638 km. It takes approximately 33h 16m to drive from Bangkok to Changsha.

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Thai Smile, Hainan, Lao Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Changsha Airport.

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There are 285+ hotels available in Changsha. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Changsha.
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  • Distance: 2059.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 5m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Changsha, China?

Thai Smile, China Southern Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Bangkok to Changsha every 2 hours.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥5500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Sanya
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥5500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Nanning
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥5500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥4700
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Changsha
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥2200
Flights from Don Muang to Changsha via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥2400
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3500
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥2500
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Changsha via Vientiane
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Changsha
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥600 - ¥2700
Train operators
Changsha Metro Group
Website
hncsmtr.com
Subway from Changsha South station to Wuyi Plaza
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
¥3 - ¥4
Schedules at
hncsmtr.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥440 - ¥600
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥440 - ¥600
1st Class Seat
¥750 - ¥950
Business Class Seat
¥1400 - ¥1800
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue Junction to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥40 - ¥330
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
¥40 - ¥60
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
¥150 - ¥210
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
¥90 - ¥130
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
¥250 - ¥330
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥40 - ¥330
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
¥40 - ¥60
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
¥150 - ¥210
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
¥90 - ¥130
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
¥250 - ¥330
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
21h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Nan
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥180
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
¥109
Super
¥126
Supreme
¥172
Bangkok Busline
Phone
0-27921488
Email
bangkok_buslines@hotmail.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Nan
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥189
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Naluang
Phone
856071212979
Website
naluangstation.com
Bus from Nan to Luang Prabang - Naluang Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥204
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Kunming Yunnan
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥522
Book at
12go.asia
Huyen Chau
Bus from Vientiane - Southern Bus Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥161
Schedules at
baolau.com
27-7
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane - Southern Bus Station to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥196
Schedules at
12go.asia
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Nong Khai Train Station to Vang Vieng Naga Travel
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥181
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Vang Vieng to Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥275
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Tara Tour and Travel
Phone
086 065 5466
Email
nancy25262010@hotmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vang Vieng Laos
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥284
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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