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There are 5 ways to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) by train, taxi, car, bus or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Thanon Chira Junction to Khon Kaen

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)

Drive

  1. Drive from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly

  1. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Suvarnabhumi Airport Public Transportation Center
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Khon Kaen (KKC)

Train to Don Muang, fly

  1. Take the train from Thanon Chira Junction to Don Mueang
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Khon Kaen (KKC)
Nakhon Ratchasima → Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)
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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 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: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is to train which costs ฿95 - ฿1100 and takes 4h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is to taxi which costs ฿1400 - ฿1700 and takes 2h 55m.

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The distance between Nakhon Ratchasima and Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 181 km. The road distance is 198.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) without a car is to train which takes 4h 3m and costs ฿95 - ฿1100.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC), including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC) is 199 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC).

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Bangkok Airways, Thai Smile and Thai Vietjet Air offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Khon Kaen Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC).
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  • Distance: 181.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand and Khon Kaen Airport (KKC), Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Thanon Chira Junction to Khon Kaen once daily. Tickets cost ฿80 - ฿1100 and the journey takes 2h 32m.

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 AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿490 - ฿1400
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿1100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
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 Thanon Chira Junction to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿80 - ฿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)
฿80 - ฿190
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿280 - ฿390
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Train from Thanon Chira Junction to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
฿95 - ฿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)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿300 - ฿410
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1200
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Suvarnabhumi Airport Public Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿190 - ฿290
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen Airport (KKC)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿1700
Taxi Korat 128 (Kanet)
Phone
+66 92 628 4070
Korat Taxi (Noppadon Group)
Phone
+66 93 395 0990
Website
taxikorat25.blogspot.com
Korat Taxi
Phone
+62 62 891 5546
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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