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There are 5 ways to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 59m

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

$14 - $40

4 alternative options

Minivan, bus  •  7h 10m

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

$19 - $23

Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Erawan National Park

$19 - $23

Taxi  •  3h 7m

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass 128 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass 128 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass is to drive which costs ฿550 - ฿900 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass is to taxi which costs ฿1300 - ฿1700 and takes 3h 7m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Hellfire Pass is 180 km. The road distance is 204.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass without a car is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs ฿460 - ฿1400.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs ฿460 - ฿1400. Alternatively, you can minivan and bus, which costs ฿600 - ฿750 and takes 7h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Hellfire Pass is 205 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Hellfire Pass. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass.
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  • Distance: 112.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Hellfire Pass, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal, Kanchanaburi, and Erawan National Park in around 7h 10m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thon Buri to Nam Tok
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
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
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Erawan National Park
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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