There are 9 ways to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Pleiku, drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Pleiku (PXU) BKK - PXU
  2. Drive from Pleiku to Ya Tung

$74 - $274

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Train, bus, Mini Van  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
  2. Take the bus from Poipet to Siem Reap
  3. Take the Mini Van from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Banlung

$52 - $82

7 alternative options

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Ubon, drive  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Ubon (UBP) BKK - UBP
  2. Drive from Ubon to Ka Choun

$76 - $172

Fly Don Muang to Ubon, drive  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Ubon (UBP) DMK - UBP
  2. Drive from Ubon to Ka Choun

$61 - $153

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Pakse, drive  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Pakse (PKZ) BKK - PKZ
  2. Drive from Pakse to Ka Choun

$111 - $347

Bus, Minivan  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Siem Reap
  2. Take the Minivan from Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer to Banlung

$75 - $80

Minivan  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Bangkok to Mondolkiri Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the Minivan from Mondolkiri Virak Buntham Express to Banlung

$66 - $71

Bus, Minivan via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Siem Reap
  2. Take the Minivan from Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer to Banlung

$58 - $78

Drive  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Lumphat 529.3 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri is to train and bus and Mini Van which costs ฿1600 - ฿2700 and takes 18 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri is to fly and drive which costs ฿2400 - ฿9000 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Ratanakiri is 714 km. The road distance is 846.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri without a car is to bus and Minivan which takes 18 h 8 min and costs ฿2400 - ฿2600.

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pleiku Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Ratanakiri is 847 km. It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to drive from Bangkok to Ratanakiri.

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Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pleiku Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Ratanakiri. Prices start at $5 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Ratanakiri.
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  • Distance: 446.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Ratanakiri, Cambodia?

You can take a bus from Bangkok to Lumphat via Siem Reap, Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer, and Banlung in around 18 h 8 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $140
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Pleiku via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Pleiku via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Pakse
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
12go.asia
AVT Asia Van Transfer
Website
asiavantransfer.com
Bus from Siem Reap AVT - Asia Van Transfer to Banlung
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
asiavantransfer.com
Book at
baolau.com
Capitol Tour Cambodia
Website
capitoltourscambodia.com
Bus from Poipet to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
capitoltourscambodia.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Banlung
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Bangkok to Mondolkiri Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Mondolkiri Virak Buntham Express to Banlung
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com

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