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There are 6 ways to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Suvarnabhumi  •  2h 37m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Ubon (UBP) BKK - UBP

฿720 - ฿1947

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Train  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ubon Ratchathani 146 Hua Lamphong - Ubon Ratchathani - Class II AC / ...

฿180 - ฿1500

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Fly from Don Muang  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Ubon (UBP) DMK - UBP

฿790 - ฿2145

Train via Nakhon Ratchasima  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Ratchasima 71 Hua Lamphong - Ubon Ratchathani - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Nakhon Ratchasima to Ubon Ratchathani 146 Hua Lamphong - Ubon Ratchathani - Class II AC / ...

฿211 - ฿2334

Bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Ubon Ratchathani

฿460 - ฿600

Drive  •  8h 45m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani 608.2 km

฿1600 - ฿2500

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani is to bus which costs ฿460 - ฿600 and takes 9h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani is to fly which costs ฿700 - ฿2000 and takes 2h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal and arriving at Ubon Ratchathani. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hua Lamphong and arriving at Ubon Ratchathani. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Ubon Ratchathani is 496 km. The road distance is 608.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani without a car is to train which takes 8h 15m and costs ฿180 - ฿1500.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani bus services, operated by Nakhonchai Air, depart from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal station.

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Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Hua Lamphong station.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani is to fly which takes 2h 37m and costs ฿700 - ฿2000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿180 - ฿1500 and takes 8h 15m, you could also bus, which costs ฿460 - ฿600 and takes 9h 35m.

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  • Distance: 496.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand?

Thai Smile and Thai Vietjet Air fly from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani 3 times a day. Alternatively, State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Hua Lamphong to Ubon Ratchathani every 4 hours. Tickets cost ฿180 - ฿1500 and the journey takes 8h 15m.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿2200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿2200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿2600
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿614
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ubon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿2200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ubon Ratchathani
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿180 - ฿1500
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)
฿180 - ฿270
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿650 - ฿950
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿400 - ฿550
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1100 - ฿1500
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿100 - ฿1200
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)
฿100 - ฿200
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿850
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1200
Train from Nakhon Ratchasima to Ubon Ratchathani
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿110 - ฿1200
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)
฿110 - ฿210
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿850
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿320 - ฿440
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿900 - ฿1200
Bus operators
Nakhonchai Air
Phone
0-2939-4999
Email
CustomerService@Nakhonchaiair.com
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Ubon Ratchathani
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿460 - ฿600
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Ubon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani bus services, operated by Nakhonchai Air, arrive at Ubon Ratchathani station.

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Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Ubon Ratchathani station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani is 608 km. It takes approximately 8h 45m to drive from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani.

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Thai Vietjet Air and Thai Smile offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Ubon Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Ubon Ratchathani. Prices start at ฿3750 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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