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There are 4 ways to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Minivan  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the minivan from Bangkok to Poipet

$13 - $15

Cheapest option

Train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border

$8 - $44

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Rongkleu Market Aranyaprathet 921

$11 - $13

Drive  •  4h 10m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Ta Kong 290.1 km

$25 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong is to bus which costs ฿350 - ฿420 and takes 6h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong is to drive which costs ฿800 - ฿1200 and takes 4h 10m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Ta Kong is 243 km. The road distance is 290.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs ฿250 - ฿1400.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Ta Kong is to minivan which takes 4h 52m and costs ฿400 - ฿470. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿250 - ฿1400 and takes 5h 4m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Ta Kong is 290 km. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Bangkok to Ta Kong.

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  • Distance: 243.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Ta Kong, Banteay Meanchey, Cambodia?

Em Samang Express operates a bus from Bangkok to Poipet hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 4h. Alternatively, State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 14m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $40
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)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$19 - $26
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $14
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Em Samang Express
Phone
094 340 6614
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Bangkok to Poipet
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Air Aran Pathana
Phone
037 247 574
Email
airaran@hotmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Rongkleu Market Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
12go.asia

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