Khon Kaen province is 449 kilometers
from Bangkok. Motorists can head north by going through Highway 1
(Phahon Yothin Rd.) and turn right onto Highway 2 (Mittraphap Rd.) at
kilometer 107 in Saraburi
province. Then go through Nakhon Ratchasima to Khon Kaen
As Khon Kaen is a transportation hub of the Northeast region, motorists
can also travel via the Saraburi-Lam Narai Rd. then turn right through
Mueang Khom-Dan Khun Thot-Chaiyaphum to Khon Kaen. Or from
, travel via Lam Narai-Thepsathit-Chaiyaphum-Mancha
Khiri-Phra Yuen to Khon Kaen.
A journey by bus from Bangkok to Khon Kaen takes 7 hours.
Several ordinary bus, air-conditioned coaches and 24-seated VIP
coaches leave the Northeastern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2) daily. For more
information, call Tel. 0 2936 2852 to 66. Bus schedules from Khon Kaen
can be checked at the Khon Kaen Bus Terminal (Tel. 0 4323 7472, 0 4323
7300) and Air-conditioned Bus Terminal (Tel. 0 4323 9910).
North East (Isan) Bus Timetables
Trains leave Bangkok's Hualampong Railway Station throughout
the day for Khonkaen. Further details may be obtained by
contacting Rail Travel Information, Tel : (02) 223-7010 or
(02) 233-7020. Ext : 4311-3.
Timetable North-Eastern Lines
Thai Smile, Air Asia and Nok Air offer regularly scheduled daily flights between Bangkok
and Khon Kaen, an approximately one hour journey and Kan Air offer regularly scheduled flights between Chiang Mai and Khon Kaen.
Flights timetable of Khon Kaen