Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Khon Kaen?

Book now

There are 5 ways to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) by train, taxi, car or plane

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  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Pak Chong to Khon Kaen 77 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) 323.8 km

Drive  •  4h 46m

  1. Drive from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) 323.8 km

Train to Don Muang, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Pak Chong to Don Mueang
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Khon Kaen (KKC) DMK - KKC

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Pak Chong to Bang Sue Junction
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Khon Kaen (KKC) BKK - KKC
Khao Yai National Park → Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Thailand

1m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Thailand

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Thailand

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1422

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Thailand.

Explore options for future travel

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

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is to train, which costs ฿140 - ฿1300 and takes 7h 19m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is to taxi which costs ฿3600 - ฿4400 and takes 4h 46m.

More details

The distance between Khao Yai National Park and Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 271 km. The road distance is 323.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) without a car is to train which takes 7h 19m and costs ฿140 - ฿1300.

More details

It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC), including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Khon Kaen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 324 km. It takes approximately 4h 46m to drive from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC).

Get driving directions

Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Khon Kaen Airport.

Search flights

There are 102+ hotels available in Khon Kaen Airport (KKC). Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 271.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Khao Yai National Park, Thailand and Khon Kaen Airport (KKC), Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Pak Chong to Khon Kaen once daily. Tickets cost ฿100 - ฿1200 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

Airlines
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿460 - ฿6000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿1100
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿490 - ฿1300
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿1500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿2800
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pak Chong to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
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 Pak Chong to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿75 - ฿1100
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)
฿75 - ฿180
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿270 - ฿380
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Train from Pak Chong to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿75 - ฿1100
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)
฿75 - ฿190
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿280 - ฿380
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Other operators
Taxi from Khao Yai National Park to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Estimated price
฿3600 - ฿4400
Taxi Pak Chong
Phone
+66 62 385 3138

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, Need to know: Eurostar and What are the different types of Renfe trains in Spain? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.