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There are 8 ways to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, bus via Saphan Lueng Church  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Phaya Thai City
  2. Take the bus from Yaek Saphan Lueang [D] to Wat Pho 53 Inbound

฿60 - ฿122

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Khao San Road Suvarnabhumi Airport - Khao San Road / ...

฿20 - ฿215

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the train from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Phaya Thai City
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Business College to Democracy Monument 79 Inbound / ...

฿50 - ฿87

Bus via King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Robin Srilom  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport to Bangkok Silom Suvarnabhumi Airport - Silom Road
  2. Take the bus from King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Robin Srilom to Wat Pho 47 Outbound

฿190 - ฿215

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun 39.6 km

฿320 - ฿380

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun 39.6 km

฿100 - ฿160

Shuttle  •  28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Wat Arun

฿420 - ฿600

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Wat Arun 39.6 km

฿900 - ฿1300

Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) → Wat Arun
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wat Arun is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wat Arun is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wat Arun is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

Last updated: 10 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun is to bus which costs ฿20 - ฿220 and takes 1h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs ฿320 - ฿380.

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No, there is no direct bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun. However, there are services departing from Suvarnabhumi Airport and arriving at Wat Pho via Opposite Kong Salak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) and Wat Arun is 29 km. The road distance is 39.6 km.

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The best way to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun without a car is to train and bus via Saphan Lueng Church which takes 1h 9m and costs ฿60 - ฿130.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun, including transfers.

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Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun bus services, operated by Airport LimoBus Express, depart from Suvarnabhumi Airport station.

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Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun bus services, operated by Airport LimoBus Express, arrive at Khao San Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun is 40 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun.

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There are 11890+ hotels available in Wat Arun. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun.
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  • Distance: 28.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), Thailand and Wat Arun, Thailand?

Airport LimoBus Express operates a bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Khao San Road every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ฿180 and the journey takes 1h. Bangkok Mass Transit Authority also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Airport Rail Link
Phone
02-308-5600 ext. 3302-3304
Email
info@srtet.co.th
Website
srtet.co.th
Train from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Phaya Thai
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
฿40 - ฿55
Website
http://www.srtet.co.th
Bus operators
Bangkok Mass Transit Authority
Phone
0-2246-0339
Email
info@transitbangkok.com
Website
bmta.co.th
Bus from Yaek Saphan Lueang [D] to Wat Pho
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
฿10 - ฿35
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Bus from Bangkok Business College to Democracy Monument
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
฿10 - ฿35
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport 1st Floor to Wat Chanasongkram
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿10 - ฿40
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Bus from King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Robin Srilom to Wat Pho
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
฿10 - ฿35
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Airport LimoBus Express
Phone
+669 9191 8800
Email
contact@limobus.co.th
Website
limobus.co.th
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿180
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.com
Bus from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport to Bangkok Silom
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿180 - ฿250
Schedules at
limobus.co.th
Other operators
Taxi from Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) to Wat Arun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
฿320 - ฿380
Tom Taxi Services
Phone
+66 98 281 2537
Website
tomtaxiservice.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
GoodTaxiThai
Phone
+66 85 046 6356
Website
goodtaxithai.com
All Thai taxi
Phone
+66 2 018 9799
Website
allthaitaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Wat Arun
Estimated price
฿420 - ฿600
Towncar from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Wat Arun
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿1300

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