How do I get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is to taxi which costs ฿900 – ฿1100 and takes 1h 45m. Is there a direct bus between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi? Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and arriving at Kanchanaburi. Services depart once daily, and operate every day.
How much is the train from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
Ticket Prices for the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Train
Although the published fare for these trains to Kanchanaburi from Bangkok is only 25 Baht, tourists are charged 100 Baht per ticket along this line, for whatever route you travel.
Is Kanchanaburi safe?
Like most destinations in Thailand, Kanchanaburi is very safe, but don’t be lulled into a false sense of security because petty and opportunistic crimes can still happen. As it is more rural, some parts of the city are poorly light at night, if you’re unsure of where you’re going just take a taxi.
How do I get to Kanchanaburi by train?
Trains to Kanchanaburi depart at 07:50 and 13:55 from Thonburi (aka Bangkok Noi) Station in Bangkok, located on the west side of the Chao Phraya River. Tell taxi drivers “Sathanee Rot Fai Thon Buri/Bangkok Noi” or else they may take you to Krung Thonburi BTS Skytrain Station.
How do you get around Kanchanaburi?
Bicycle is good way to get around, it’s flat and not much traffic on the road near the river. Bikes can be hired for around 50 baht a day. You can also take the train to Nam Tok. You can also hire tuktuks around town but prices are not cheap.