There are 6 ways to get from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi by bus, train, 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

Bus, train via Nakhonsawan  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Nakhon Sawan 638
  2. Take the bus from Nakhonsawan to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$22 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus The Transport Company, Mini Van  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Kamphaeng Phet 638
  2. Take the bus from Kamphaeng Phet to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
  3. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi

$16 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus, Mini Van  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Rangsit 638
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi

$18 - $27

Bus, train  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Phitsanulok 829
  2. Take the train from Phitsanulok to Don Mueang
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$40 - $136

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi 316.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Mae Sot (MAQ) to Don Muang (DMK) MAQ - DMK
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$62 - $243

What companies run services between Mae Sot, Thailand and Kanchanaburi, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi via Rangsit, Rangsit Bus Terminal, and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 12 h 3 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Mae Sot to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Phitsanulok to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Mae Sot to Nakhon Sawan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Mae Sot to Rangsit
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Mae Sot to Kamphaeng Phet
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Mae Sot to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Nakhonsawan to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$7
Super
$8
Supreme
$9 - $10
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Kamphaeng Phet to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mae Sot and Kanchanaburi is 319 km. The road distance is 506 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi is to bus and Mini Van which costs ฿500 - ฿800 and takes 13 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi is to fly and train which takes 6 h 29 min and costs ฿1900 - ฿8000.

No, there is no direct bus from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi. However, there are services departing from Mae Sot and arriving at Kanchanaburi via Rangsit Bus Terminal and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 57 min to get from Mae Sot to Kanchanaburi, including transfers.