There are 5 ways to get from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun by subway, bus, taxi, foot or bike

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

MRT, bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the MRT from Lumphini to Hua Lamphong Blue
  2. Take the bus from Bus Stop MRT Hua Lamphong to Rajini School 53 Inbound

$2

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from U Chu Liang Building to Wat Pho 47 Outbound

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun 5.4 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun 4.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  50 min

  1. Cycle from สวนลุมพินี 3 to เคี่ยนหงวน 6.4 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Chu Liang Building and arriving at Wat Pho. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between SO Sofitel Bangkok and Wat Arun is 6 km.

The best way to get from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun without a car is to MRT and bus which takes 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun, including transfers.

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SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun bus services, operated by Bangkok Mass Transit Authority, depart from U Chu Liang Building station.

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SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun bus services, operated by Bangkok Mass Transit Authority, arrive at Wat Pho station.

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There are 2967+ hotels available in Wat Arun. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between SO Sofitel Bangkok, Thailand and Wat Arun, Thailand?

Bangkok Mass Transit Authority operates a bus from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bangkok Metro
Website
bangkokmetro.co.th
Subway from Lumphini to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mrta.co.th
Bus operators
Bangkok Mass Transit Authority
Email
info@transitbangkok.com
Website
bmta.co.th
Bus from Bus Stop MRT Hua Lamphong to Rajini School
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Bus from U Chu Liang Building to Wat Pho
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Other operators
Pun Pun Bike Share
Website
punpunbikeshare.com
Bike from สวนลุมพินี 3 to เคี่ยนหงวน
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Website
http://www.punpunbikeshare.com
Taxi from SO Sofitel Bangkok to Wat Arun
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$2 - $4
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com

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