Directions from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi
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What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Kanchanaburi, Thailand?
State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, Tara Tour and Travel operates a bus from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Mama Travel and Tour also services this route 3 times a day.
Train from Thon Buri to Kanchanaburi
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 29 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $7 - $35
- Schedules at
- Book at
- 3rd Class (Seat)
- $2 - $6
- 2nd Class (Seat)
- $8 - $12
- 2nd Class (Berth)
- $18 - $24
- 1st Class (Berth)
- $24 - $35
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi is 107 km. The road distance is 120 km.
The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to Minivan which costs ฿170 - ฿190 and takes 4 h 1 min.
The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to taxi which takes 1 h 45 min and costs ฿800 - ฿1000.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thon Buri and arriving at Kanchanaburi. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 29 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bangkok Tara Travel and arriving at Kanchanaburi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.
The train from Thon Buri to Kanchanaburi takes 2 h 29 min including transfers and departs twice daily.