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There are 5 ways to get from Bangkok to Thakhèk by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Nakhon Phanom  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Nakhon Phanom (KOP) DMK - KOP

$29 - $90

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Bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Nakhon Phanom

$16 - $26

3 alternative options

Fly to Sakon Nakhon, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Sakon Nakhon (SNO) DMK - SNO
  2. Take the bus from Sakon Nakhon to Nakhon Phanom

$37 - $105

Train, bus  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Udon Thani 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Nakhon Phanom 876

$21 - $56

Drive  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Thakhèk 478.3 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Thakhèk is to bus which costs ฿500 - ฿900 and takes 12 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Thakhèk is to fly which costs ฿900 - ฿3000 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Thakhèk is 617 km. The road distance is 765.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Bangkok to Thakhèk, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Thakhèk is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs ฿900 - ฿3000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿500 - ฿900 and takes 12 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Nakhon Phanom Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Thakhèk is 765 km. It takes approximately 11 h 11 min to drive from Bangkok to Thakhèk.

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

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There are 35+ hotels available in Thakhèk. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Don Muang Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs ฿150.

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  • Distance: 385.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Thakhèk, Laos?

Thai AirAsia and Nok Air fly from Bangkok to Thakhèk 5 times a day. Alternatively, The Transport Company operates a bus from Bangkok to Thakhèk every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Nakhon Phanom
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Don Muang to Sakon Nakhon
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Nakhon Phanom
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Flights from Don Muang to Sakon Nakhon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Sakon Nakhon to Nakhon Phanom
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Udon Thani to Nakhon Phanom
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
phetprasert.com

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