From Khao San Tara Travel to Kanchanaburi by Buses
From 12Go Makkasan Station to Kanchanaburi by Vans
From Southern Terminal to Kanchanaburi by Vans
From Khao San Mama Travel to Kanchanaburi by Vans
From Bangkok Hotel Transfer to Kanchanaburi by Taxis
From Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi by Vans
From Sai Tai Kao Old Terminal South to Kanchanaburi by Vans
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi destination reviews
How to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi
Travelling between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi is possible by Bus, van and taxi. Van guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Van is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you THB 5,450 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a van which will set you back mere THB 150.
How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
It can take you anywhere between 3 and 6 hours to travel between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi depending on the means of transport you choose.
Van is the fastest way to travel between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi. Van will bring you to your destination in 3h. Van does a much slower job and take about 6h to reach Kanchanaburi.
How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
Travelling between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi can be as cheap as THB 150 if you opt for a Win Happy (บริษัท กาญจนบุรีเดินรถ 81 จำกัด) van and as expensive as THB 5,450 if you buy a Glassflower (Glassflower) taxi ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi ?
- 15 from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi starting from 06:00 Mochit New Van Terminal until 18:00 Southern Terminal
- 2 from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi starting from 08:30 Khao San Tara Travel until 10:30 Khao San Tara Travel
24 from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi starting from 00:00 Bangkok Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Bangkok Hotel Transfer
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Travelling from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
Tara Tour and Travel (ธาราทัวร์แอนด์ทราเวล)
Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.
Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.
Companies offering charters between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
BangkokTaxi24 (Magic Balloon Co LTD), Glassflower (Glassflower), MCC VAN (เอ็มซีซี แวน), Team Holiday (ทีมฮอลิเดย์), Thailand Limo by Datum (บริษัท เดทัมกรุ๊ป จำกัด)
Vans are a great alternative - or, in many cases - your only option - if you need to travel overland within one and the same province or neighbouring provinces or states. Vans ply the roads between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi, too.
Things to remember: When travelling by van with huge luggage buying a separate seat for your suitcase or backpack is a good idea. Do not expect there is a roomy luggage compartment in a van - there is actually none and your fellow passengers are unlikely to appreciate your luggage stuck under their feet, alas.
Companies operating vans between Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
12Go Transport AYU (12Go Transport Co., Ltd.), Hanuman Tour Siam (หนุมานทัวร์สยาม), Mama Travel and Tour (มาม่า ทราเวล), Monsiri Travel Kanchanaburi (มณฑ์สิริ แทรเวล กาญจนบุรี), Win Happy (บริษัท กาญจนบุรีเดินรถ 81 จำกัด)
What is the most popular transport to get from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 998 opted for a bus
- 1 bought a taxi ride
- 1 took a van