There are 6 ways to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 2h 29m
$7 - $35
Minivan Win Happy • 3h 57m
$5 - $6
4 alternative options
Minivan Mama Travel and Tour • 3h 30m
$7 - $9
Mini Van • 4h 2m
$5 - $6
Taxi • 1h 45m
$25 - $31
Drive • 1h 45m
$10 - $16
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to minivan which costs ฿170 - ฿200 and takes 3h 57m.
The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to taxi which costs ฿800 - ฿1000 and takes 1h 45m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Khao San Road and arriving at Kanchanaburi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thon Buri and arriving at Kanchanaburi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 29m.
The distance between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi is 107 km. The road distance is 120.4 km.
The best way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi without a car is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs ฿240 - ฿1100.
The train from Thon Buri to Kanchanaburi takes 2h 29m including transfers and departs twice daily.
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Mama Travel and Tour, depart from Khao San Road station.
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Thon Buri station.
The best way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs ฿240 - ฿1100. Alternatively, you can minivan, which costs ฿250 - ฿290 and takes 3h 30m.
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 2h 29m. Alternatively, Mama Travel and Tour operates a bus from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Tara Tour and Travel also services this route 3 times a day.
Train from Thon Buri to Kanchanaburi
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 29m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $7 - $35
- Schedules at
- Book at
- 3rd Class (Seat)
- $2 - $6
- 2nd Class (Seat)
- $8 - $12
- 2nd Class (Berth)
- $17 - $24
- 1st Class (Berth)
- $24 - $35
Bus from Khao San Road to Kanchanaburi
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More Questions & Answers
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Mama Travel and Tour, arrive at Kanchanaburi station.
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Kanchanaburi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is 120 km. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi.
There are 134+ hotels available in Kanchanaburi. Prices start at $16 USD per night.