Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus

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It will take 1 hours 55 mins to reach from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi. The earliest departure from Bangkok is at 5:00 AM. And the last bus is at 7:10 PM. The price for one bus ticket starts from THB 90.

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Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration Lowest Fare No of Services  
Kanchanaburi Express 05:00 19:10 1 hrs 50 mins THB 90 45 BOOK TICKET
GO Family 09:00 17:00 2 hrs 0 mins THB 150 5 BOOK TICKET

Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus Service

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1 hrs 55 mins

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Cheapest Bus Tickets


THB 90

Earliest Bus


5:00 AM

Last Bus


7:10 PM

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Bus from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi

Bangkok and Kanchanaburi are famous places to visit during a trip to Thailand. That is why the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus route is famous in Thailand. However, if you are visiting Thailand for the first time and need to learn more about the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus time or the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus ticket price, here is the ultimate guide for your Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus trip.

About Bangkok

The capital city of Thailand, Bangkok, is one of the most popular cities in Thailand. Moreover, with a total surface area of more than 1500 square km, it is the 69th largest city in Thailand. Bangkok city is divided into 50 districts that are controlled by the BMA authority. Bangkok is an essential part of the economy and other sectors of Thailand. One of them is the tourism sector, and Bangkok is known for its tourism worldwide.

Bangkok's origin dates back to the 15th century when it was a town near the west river bank of the Chao Phraya River. Moreover, according to the archaeologists, the town was under the control of Ayutthaya. Due to this, you also get to see places that tell a lot about the history of Bangkok. Moreover, the Grand Palace, the Giant Swing, and Wat Arun are popular tourist attractions in Bangkok.

Bus Boarding Points in Bangkok

To board a Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus, there are two popular boarding points from where you can get a bus to Kanchanaburi:

· Bangkok Bus Terminal (Southern)

· Mochit New Van Terminal

About Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi, a small town on Thailand's western coast, is known for its peaceful environment. The town is home to only 25,000 people as of 2017. You can find Kanchanaburi about 120 km west of Bangkok. Even with the small size of Kanchanaburi, you can find malls, shops, office buildings, etc., in the downtown area of Kanchanaburi. Moreover, you can also enjoy the thrilling experience of walking in the air on the skywalk bridge situated on the riverfront. The fee to visit the skywalk is 60 baht per person, which is also the fee to get a pair of plastic shoes.

This history goes back to the 18th century when it was first established by a prominent king of Thailand, King Rama the first. However, the primary intention of establishing this small town was to defend his territory from the attackers. Moreover, the town saw its first expansion of 16 km in the west in 1833.

Drop-Off Points in Kanchanaburi

Since the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus route is one of the most prevalent routes in Thailand, there are many drop-off points in Kanchanaburi. Due to this, you also get the facility of deboarding the bus at a drop-off point near a particular location.

Popular drop-off points in Kanchanaburi:

· Kanchanaburi Bus Terminal

· Tha Maka

· Lul Kae

· Tha Ruea

· Tha Muang

Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Buses

A good number of buses provide service from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi. The average time buses take to complete the journey from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is about 2½ hours. Even though it is a busy route, you can get the ticket from Bangkok to the Kanchanaburi bus a day before your journey. Bangkok to Kanchanaburi online bus ticket booking can also be availed from popular websites such as RedBus. Moreover, you can get Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus every half to an hour starting from 5 am.

Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus Ticket Price

The average Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus ticket price is about THB 110. However, the minimum Bangkok to Kanchanaburi ticket price is THB 90. Moreover, you can enjoy the premium economy class of the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus for THB 120—130 only.

Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus Types

There are two different classes of buses that run from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi. You can either opt for the economy or the premium economy class. However, you only get the seating orientation buses on the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus route since the route is concise. Most of the buses on this route are 20-seaters with 2+1 seat configurations. Due to this, the passenger gets enough room to move while boarding or deboarding the bus quickly. In addition, the legroom between the seats is also enough to complete the journey comfortably.

Places to Visit in and Around Kanchanaburi

Here are some of the popular tourist attractions to visit in Kanchanaburi:

  • Death Railway Museum: It is a historic site that was converted into a museum with the help of private funding from an Australian historian, Rod Beattie. Before the museum, it was the headquarters of the Imperial Japanese Army.
  • Kanchanaburi War Cemetery: The Kanchanaburi War Cemetery is connected to the hearts of many people in Thailand. The cemetery was constructed to bury the bodies of the prisoners who died during the forced construction of the Burma Railway.
  • Giant Rain Tree: A single rain tree is more than 51 meters. The tree is 20 metres tall and believed to be as old as 100 years. The location is now being constructed into a tourist attraction.
  • JJ Night Market: JJ Night Market is a popular tourist destination for traditional Thai clothing. Moreover, you will also find tasty Thai food in the JJ night market.
  • Skywalk in Kanchanaburi: Located at the side of the river in Kanchanaburi, it is a glass bridge that will give you the thrilling experience of walking in the sky.
  • Death War Museum: It used to be a prison to detain soldiers during the war. The Japanese Army used it. However, now it has been turned into a museum to showcase historical artifacts.

Top Bus Operators from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi

There are two prominent bus service providers on the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus route.

Why Choose redBus to Book Bangkok to Kanchanaburi Bus?

For the Bangkok to Kanchanaburi bus route, redBus offers the best online ticketing service. You will find the most affordable prices on redBus. Moreover, you will find some of the fastest bus service providers on this route listed on redBus. Moreover, it also ensures your safety by listing only well-known service providers on the route. Furthermore, you can also get a refund for the bus ticket if you cancel your trip.


How can I book a bus ticket online from one route to another?
You can simply log on to, choose any specific country you would like to book a bus in, and select the source and destination. After choosing the route and the date, you will find a number of options for buses available. redBus site is user-friendly and booking a bus ticket is just a matter of a few minutes.
Do I need to print my ticket for this bus route?
This depends upon the bus operator and the country you are travelling in. You can check this information while booking a bus ticket for a particular bus operator. However, most of the bus operators allow M-ticket or E-ticket sent to your registered email address, you may require to print the ticket if any bus operator specifically asks for the same.
Where can I find the location of my bus stop?
As you get the listing of buses available on a selected route, you can click on the 'Boarding & Dropping Point' tab to check the exact location of your pickup and drop-off points. redBus also offers ‘Track my bus’ facility in a few countries to check the live location of the bus.
How early should I arrive for the trip?
Passengers are required to reach the boarding place at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time of the bus.
Can I reschedule my bus ticket on this route?
Yes, you can. However, this option is available with some selected bus operators on You just have to enter your bus ticket number and email address, verify your ticket details, and choose a reschedule date.
At what time do buses start from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
Buses from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi generally start early in the morning and continue until late evening. However, the bus timings may vary depending on the bus operators and season. This is where redBus helps you out. You need not contact several bus operators to get updated about the bus schedules. You will find all the updated information on redBus website while booking a bus ticket online.
Are there any discounts available on the route from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi?
Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is one of the popular routes and it’s quite likely that you may get exciting discounts on booking bus tickets through redBus on this route. It would be better if you plan your journey in advance and book your tickets so that you can get the best price and best seat for your trip.
How long does it take from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi by bus?
The average time a bus takes to complete this journey is about 2.5 hours.
  • Bangkok Bus Terminal (Southern)
  • Minibus Station (Chatuchak)
  • Kanchanaburi Bus Terminal
  • Tha Maka
  • Luk Kae
  • Tha Ruea
  • Tha Muang

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