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There are 4 ways to get from Bangkok to Pa-auk by bus, car, train or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, drive, train  •  18h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Three Pagodas Pass
  2. Drive from Three Pagodas Pass to Ye
  3. Take the train from Ye to Mawlamyine

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  25h 4m

  1. Take the train from Thon Buri to Chong Khaep
  2. Drive from Chong Khaep to Dawei
  3. Take the train from Dawei to Mawlamyine

$40 - $98

2 alternative options

Drive  •  8h 59m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Pa-auk 631.5 km

$55 - $85

Fly, drive  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Mae Sot (MAQ) DMK - MAQ
  2. Drive from Mae Sot to Pa-auk

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Myanmar due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Thailand

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Last updated: August 12 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Pa-auk is to train and drive which costs ฿1200 - ฿3100 and takes 25h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Pa-auk is to drive which costs ฿1700 - ฿2500 and takes 8h 59m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Pa-auk is 422 km. The road distance is 631.5 km.

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It takes approximately 18h 55m to get from Bangkok to Pa-auk, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Mae Sot Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Pa-auk is 30 min behind Bangkok. It is currently 7:03 PM in Bangkok and 6:33 PM in Pa-auk.

Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Pa-auk is 632 km. It takes approximately 8h 59m to drive from Bangkok to Pa-auk.

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Nok Air offers flights from Don Muang Airport to Mae Sot Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Pa-auk. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Don Muang Airport is to bus which takes 58 min and costs ฿10 - ฿50.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Pa-auk.
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  • Distance: 421.7 km
  • Duration: 18h 55m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Pa-auk, Myanmar?

There is no direct connection from Bangkok to Pa-auk. However, you can take the bus to Three Pagodas Pass, take the drive to Ye, take the train to Mawlamyine, then take the taxi to Pa-auk. Alternatively, you can take the train to Chong Khaep, take the drive to Dawei, take the train to Mawlamyine, then take the taxi to Pa-auk.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $100
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Phone
(+95) 67 77061
Website
railways.gov.mm
Train from Ye to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
12go.asia
Train from Dawei to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
12go.asia
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thon Buri to Chong Khaep
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$19 - $26
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators

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