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

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

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

$22 - $26

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 59 min

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

$14 - $40

3 alternative options

Minivan, bus  •  7 h 10 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

$19 - $24

Taxi  •  3 h 7 min

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  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 - ฿850 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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

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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 bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs ฿700 - ฿850.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min 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 bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs ฿700 - ฿850. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿460 - ฿1400 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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

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There are 27+ hotels available in Hellfire Pass. Prices start at $32 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: 5 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass via Kanchanaburi and Erawan National Park in around 5 h 43 min. Alternatively, State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Hellfire Pass twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

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 - $25
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
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 Hellfire Pass
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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