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There are 10 ways to get from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Phu Ruea 14

฿370 - ฿609

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Bus via Khlong Luang  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Nawa Nakhon to Phu Ruea 14

฿399 - ฿610

Bus via Lom Kao  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Lom Kao
  2. Take the bus from Lom Kao to Phu Ruea 14

฿441 - ฿620

Train, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Sathani Rotfai Lam Narai
  2. Take the bus from Lam Narai to Phu Ruea 14

฿396 - ฿1496

Taxi  •  7h 16m

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park 501.3 km

฿3600 - ฿4400

Drive  •  7h 16m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park 501.3 km

฿1300 - ฿2000

Fly Don Muang to Loei, taxi  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Loei (LOE) DMK - LOE
  2. Take a taxi from Loei to Phu Ruea National Park

฿1610 - ฿3400

Fly Don Muang to Phitsanulok, bus  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phitsanulok (PHS) DMK - PHS
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Phu Ruea

฿1030 - ฿4960

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani, bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Udon Thani (UTH) BKK - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Phu Ruea

฿1080 - ฿3352

Fly Don Muang to Udon Thani, bus  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Udon Thani (UTH) DMK - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Phu Ruea

฿1200 - ฿2650

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park is to bus which costs ฿370 - ฿650 and takes 6h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park is to fly and taxi which costs ฿1600 - ฿3400 and takes 4h 32m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Phu Ruea National Park is 428 km. The road distance is 501.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park without a car is to bus which takes 6h 53m and costs ฿370 - ฿650.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Loei Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park is 501 km. It takes approximately 7h 16m to drive from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park.

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Thai AirAsia and Nok Air offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Loei Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Phu Ruea National Park. Prices start at ฿3750 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 Phu Ruea National Park.
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  • Distance: 427.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Phu Ruea National Park, Thailand?

Phetprasert Tour operates a bus from Bangkok Mochit to Phu Ruea 4 times a day. Tickets cost ฿280 - ฿500 and the journey takes 6h 37m.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Loei
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿3200
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿4900
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿2400
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Loei
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿2700
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿7000
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿2500
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿6000
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿2100
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿4600
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿3700
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue Junction to Sathani Rotfai Lam Narai
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿85 - ฿1100
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)
฿85 - ฿190
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿280 - ฿400
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
+66 56 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿280 - ฿500
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Nawa Nakhon to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿280 - ฿460
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lom Kao to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿65 - ฿90
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lam Narai to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿220 - ฿310
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿130 - ฿180
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Udon Thani to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿150 - ฿210
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bangkok to Phu Ruea National Park
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
Estimated price
฿3600 - ฿4400
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
GoodTaxiThai
Phone
+66 85 046 6356
Website
goodtaxithai.com
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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