There are 9 ways to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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, taxi  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Khon Kaen 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC
  2. Take a taxi from Khon Kaen to Maha Sarakham

$28 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus Rung Prasert Tour  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Maha Sarakham

$13 - $17

7 alternative options

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Maha Sarakham

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham 296.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham 296.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Don Muang to Roi Et, taxi, line 874 bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Roi Et (ROI) DMK - ROI
  2. Take a taxi from Roi Et to Roi Et
  3. Take the line 874 bus from Roi Et to Maha Sarakham

$38 - $265

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Khon Kaen (KKC) BKK - KKC
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Maha Sarakham

$40 - $177

Fly Don Muang to Khon Kaen, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Khon Kaen (KKC) DMK - KKC
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Maha Sarakham

$33 - $130

Fly Don Muang to Udon Thani, Mini Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Udon Thani (UTH) DMK - UTH
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal

$34 - $81

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Maha Sarakham, Thailand?

Rung Prasert Tour operates a bus from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Nakhonchai Air also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Roi Et
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Roi Et
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $120
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Rung Prasert Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Roi Et to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Khon Kaen to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Bus
Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Khon Kaen to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham?

The distance between Bangkok and Maha Sarakham is 404 km. The road distance is 475 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham?

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham is to bus which costs ฿450 - ฿490 and takes 10 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham?

The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham is to fly and taxi and line 874 bus which takes 5 h 13 min and costs ฿1100 - ฿8500.

Is there a direct bus between Bangkok and Maha Sarakham?

No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham. However, there are services departing from Democracy Monument and arriving at Maha Sarakham via Don Mueang Airport, Rangsit Bus Terminal and Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham?

It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Bangkok to Maha Sarakham, including transfers.