There are 5 ways to get from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Thon Buri to Nam Tok Death Railway BKK

$20 - $46

Cheapest option

Minivan, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  2. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park Public bus 8170

$7 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Kanchanaburi
  2. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park Public bus 8170

$10 - $11

Taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall 120 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall 120 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall is to Minivan and bus which costs ฿240 - ฿270 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall is to taxi which costs ฿1300 - ฿1600 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Erawan Waterfall is 162 km. The road distance is 192.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall. However, there are services departing from Bangkok Tara Travel and arriving at Erawan National Park via Kanchanaburi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Erawan Waterfall, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall via Kanchanaburi and Erawan National Park in around 5 h.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thon Buri to Nam Tok
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Mama Travel and Tour
Website
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Bus from Khao San Road to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Bangkok to Erawan Waterfall
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
All Thai taxi
Phone
0-2018-9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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