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There are 6 ways to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train

  1. Take the train from Bang Bamru to Ratchaburi

Cheapest option

Train, Mini Bus

  1. Take the train from Wongwian Yai Station to Maha Chai Station
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Samut sakhon to Samut Songkhram

4 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Damnoen Saduak

Minivan

  1. Take the minivan from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Floating Market Amphawa

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung

Drive

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung
Bangkok → Wat Bang Kung
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1422

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wat Bang Kung is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wat Bang Kung is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wat Bang Kung is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

Last updated: 4 Aug 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung is to bus, which costs ฿170 - ฿230 and takes 3h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung is to taxi which costs ฿600 - ฿800 and takes 1h 16m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Wat Bang Kung is 70 km. The road distance is 84.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs ฿240 - ฿1200.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung is to train which takes 2h and costs ฿240 - ฿1200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿170 - ฿230 and takes 3h 11m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung is 84 km. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Wat Bang Kung. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung.
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  • Distance: 69.6 km
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Wat Bang Kung, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bang Bamru to Ratchaburi twice daily. Tickets cost ฿60 - ฿1000 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Alternatively, Local bus operates a bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Damnoen Saduak hourly. Tickets cost ฿50 and the journey takes 2h.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Bamru to Ratchaburi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿60 - ฿1000
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿60 - ฿170
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿260 - ฿360
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿750 - ฿1000
Train from Wongwian Yai Station to Maha Chai Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿10 - ฿950
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿40 - ฿160
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿240 - ฿330
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
Bus operators
Local bus
Bus from Samut sakhon to Samut Songkhram
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿30
Bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Damnoen Saduak
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿50
Bangkok Damnoen 996
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Floating Market Amphawa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿170
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Bangkok to Wat Bang Kung
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Estimated price
฿600 - ฿800
Tom Taxi Services
Phone
+66 98 281 2537
Website
tomtaxiservice.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
GoodTaxiThai
Phone
+66 85 046 6356
Website
goodtaxithai.com
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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