There are 8 ways to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Sukhothai  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Sukhothai (THS) BKK - THS

$64 - $178

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Bus Phitsanulok Tour  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Sukhothai

$9 - $16

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Fly Don Muang to Phitsanulok, bus  •  5 h 33 min

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

$33 - $124

Train, taxi  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Phrom Phiram 3 Hua Lamphong - Sila At - Class II AC
  2. Take a taxi from Phrom Phiram to Sukhothai

$30 - $65

Bus Tara Tour and Travel  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Sukhothai

$17

Train, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ayutthaya 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya to Sukhothai

$18 - $39

Taxi  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Sukhothai 263.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Sukhothai 263.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai is to bus which costs ฿300 - ฿550 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai is to fly which costs ฿2000 - ฿6000 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bangkok Tara Travel and arriving at Sukhothai. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Bangkok and Sukhothai is 369 km. The road distance is 421.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai without a car is to train and taxi which takes 7 h 25 min and costs ฿950 - ฿2200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Sukhothai bus services, operated by Tara Tour and Travel, depart from Bangkok Tara Travel station.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai is to fly which takes 3 h 19 min and costs ฿2000 - ฿6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿550 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Sukhothai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Bangkok to Sukhothai bus services, operated by Tara Tour and Travel, arrive at Sukhothai station.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Sukhothai.
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  • Distance: 230.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Sukhothai, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Bangkok to Sukhothai twice daily. Alternatively, Tara Tour and Travel operates a bus from Bangkok to Sukhothai twice daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $170
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $100
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $100
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Phrom Phiram
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 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
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Phitsanulok Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Phrom Phiram to Sukhothai
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Sukhothai is 421 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Bangkok to Sukhothai.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Sukhothai Airport.

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There are 85+ hotels available in Sukhothai. Prices start at $15 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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