There are 5 ways to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Nong Khai to Udon Thani
  2. Fly from Udon Thani (UTH) to Mae Sot (MAQ) UTH - MAQ

$49 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus via Phitsanulok  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Udon Thani
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Phitsanulok 876
  3. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Mae Sot 829

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Khon Kaen Bor Khor Sor 825
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Mae Sot 829

$18 - $28

Bus Orsuksa Tour  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Maesod 6721

$36 - $41

Drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Nong Khai to Mae Sot 409.9 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot is to bus which costs ฿550 - ฿950 and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot is to train and fly which costs ฿1600 - ฿4900 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nong Khai to Mae Sot. However, there are services departing from Nong Khai and arriving at Mae Sot via Khon Kaen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 24 min.

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The distance between Nong Khai and Mae Sot is 462 km. The road distance is 655.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 24 min and costs ฿550 - ฿950.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot, including transfers.

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Nong Khai to Mae Sot bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Nong Khai station.

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There is no direct flight from Udon Thani Airport to Mae Sot Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Nong Khai to Mae Sot.
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  • Distance: 288.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Nong Khai, Thailand and Mae Sot, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Nong Khai to Mae Sot via Khon Kaen in around 13 h 24 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Mae Sot via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Bus operators
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Nong Khai to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Nong Khai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Bus from Nong Khai to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Khon Kaen to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Udon Thani to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Orsuksa Tour
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Nong Khai to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
easybook.com
Greenbus Thailand

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