There are 4 ways to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai 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  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC

$9 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai Bor Khor Sor 825

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai 108 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai 108 miles

$15 - $22

What companies run services between Khon Kaen, Thailand and Nong Khai, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, The Transport Company operates a bus from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.com
Other operators
Taxi from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai?

The distance between Khon Kaen and Nong Khai is 159 km. The road distance is 173 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai?

The cheapest way to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai is to bus which costs ฿140 - ฿210 and takes 2 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai?

The quickest way to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs ฿290 - ฿1100.

Is there a direct train between Khon Kaen and Nong Khai?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Khon Kaen and arriving at Nong Khai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between Khon Kaen and Nong Khai?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Khon Kaen and arriving at Nong Khai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai?

The train from Khon Kaen to Nong Khai takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs once daily.