There are 5 ways to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, Mini Van  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi

$9

4 alternative options

Mini Van, Minivan  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
  2. Take the Minivan from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi

$14

Train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$25 - $91

Taxi  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi 167.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi 167.6 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi is to bus and Mini Van which costs ฿291 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi is to taxi which costs ฿2500 - ฿3000 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Kanchanaburi via Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Kanchanaburi via Hua Lamphong and Nakhon Phathom. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The distance between Pattaya and Kanchanaburi is 187 km. The road distance is 268.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi without a car is to bus and Mini Van which takes 5 h 55 min and costs ฿291.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi, including transfers.

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Pattaya to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Pattaya Bus, depart from Pattaya station.

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Pattaya to Kanchanaburi train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Pattaya station.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi is to bus and Mini Van which takes 5 h 55 min and costs ฿291. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿800 - ฿3000 and takes 8 h 10 min.

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Pattaya to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Kwan Chee Vee Tour, arrive at Kanchanaburi station.

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Pattaya to Kanchanaburi train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Kanchanaburi station.

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Map of how to get from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi.
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  • Distance: 117 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Kanchanaburi, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi via Bangkok Mochit and Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi via Hua Lamphong, Nakhon Pathom, and Nakhon Phathom in around 8 h 10 min.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
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 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Bus operators
Pattaya Bus
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Mama Travel and Tour
Website
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Bus from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
P.T. Taxi Service
Phone
+66854449035
Website
pttaxiservice.com
Cherry Taxi Service
Phone
+66841205646
Website
cherrytaxiservice.com
Tom Taxi Service
Phone
+66982812537
Website
tomtaxiservice.com

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