How to get from BANGKOK to AYUTTHAYA?

How to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya (Bus,Van,Train)
Ayutthaya Ancient City. How to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya? You can travel by bus/van or train.

 Minivan/Bus to Ayutthaya 
Taxi/Car to Ayutthaya  
Train to Ayutthaya 
Book Ticket to Ayutthaya

    • Ayutthaya is one of the most visited historical sites near Bangkok. Ayutthaya (also Ajuthja) is an ancient extinct city, which was the center of the Siamese kingdom in Thailand from 1350 to 1767. It is located in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Province. Thailand has many interesting historical sites and also ancient cities and Ayutthaya is one of the most visited tourist places near Bangkok. The city has a large number of expensive buildings and over 400 Buddhist monasteries. Most of these historical buildings were destroyed during the 1767 delivery, but some have recently been restored. The most important temple is Wat Phra Si Sanphet, which originally houses a gilded Buddha statue of 16 m. This statue was made by King Rámathipodi II. In 1500. Ayutthaya has no airport, so you have to travel by land, and to get there is very easy and there are various ways transfer. Because this city is very close to Bangkok, you should definitely to think about this visit. There are 4 ways how you can travel to Ayutthaya from Bangkok – bus, minivan, train or taxi/car.
    • Book your bus/train tickets or taxi from Bangkok to Ayutthaya on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square or Baolau icon-external-link-square

From Bangkok to Ayutthaya you can travel by train, bus, van or private taxi.

    • From Bangkok to Ayutthaya you can travel by minivan, van, taxi, bus or train, book your cheap tickets from Bangkok to Ayutthaya online. Travel by van/minivan or tourist bus takes about 2 hours and bus tickets are cheap, start already at $4/pp. There are various private bus companies to Ayutthaya. Travel distance from Bangkok to Ayutthaya is about 85 km. Train tickets for the Bangkok – Ayutthaya railway route do not sell out, as ticket sale opens 1-2 days in advance, but if you decide to buy your tickets at the railway station right before departure, seats are not guaranteed and you may have to travel standing in Third class throughout the whole journey. The most cheapest train tickets to Ayutthaya costs about $1.80-3.00/pp. You can also travel by private taxi/car from Bangkok to Ayutthaya, you can book your private car online. Travel by private taxi/car to Ayutthaya costs about $56-140/vehicle. Private car is also very fast way of transfer, about 1-2 hours, but it is an expensive option. There are no flights to Ayutthaya from Bangkok. From Ayutthaya you can travel by train/bus to Chiang Mai. You can book bus, train tickets or private taxi or car from Bangkok to Ayutthaya on Baolau and 12go.asia.

How do I get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?


1. VAN / MINIVAN from Bangkok to Ayutthaya

    • a cheap and fast option how to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya
    • travel by van from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 2 hours
    • lots of private vans go all the day from Bangkok to Ayutthaya
    • comfortable, modern, clean and air-conditioned, wi-fi
    • bus companies to Ayutthaya: Win 91 Ayutthaya, Mama Travel and tour, Tara Tour and Travel, 12Go Transport…
    • price of the one-way bus ticket from Bangkok to Ayutthaya is about $4-10/pp
    • Book and buy tickets from Bangkok to Ayutthaya online on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
    • these minivans depart from various stations and places in Bangkok (e.g. Mo Chit, Khao San, Makasan…)
    • the best reviews have the minivans of 12Go Transport
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Minivan of Win 91 Ayutthaya company from Bangkok to Ayutthaya (photo: 12go.asia)


2. TAXI / CAR from Bangkok to Ayutthaya

    • next fast way how to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya
    • travel by private taxi / car takes about 1-2 hours (depends on the traffic)
    • taxi services are everywhere in Bangkok
    • now you can easily to book your private taxi or car to Ayutthaya online
    • taxi companies to Ayutthaya: Thailand Limo, Bangkok Taxi 24, Team Holiday, Ground Business, Glassflower…
    • private taxi/transfer from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $56-140/car
    • you can also take a taxi from Suvarnabhumi Airport and Don Mueang Airport
    • Book your luxury private taxi from Bangkok to Ayutthaya online on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
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Private Taxi of Thailand Limo from Bangkok to Ayutthaya (photo: 12go.asia)


3. TRAIN from Bangkok to Ayutthaya

    • a cheapest option how to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya
    • one-way cheap train ticket (seat) from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $1.80-35/pp
    • travel by train from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 1.5 hour
    • trains to Ayutthaya depart from Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong Station
    • you can buy drinks and snacks, and there is a toilet
    • a good choice if you want to see scenic view
    • trains of Thai Railways – 1st-3rd class (seats or berths)
    • train ticket sale opens 1-2 days in advance
    • Book your train tickets from Bangkok to Ayutthaya on Baolau icon-external-link-square
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From Bangkok to Ayutthaya you can also travel by train of Thai Railways.


4. BUS from Bangkok to Ayutthaya

    • another cheap way how to get from Bangkok to Ayutthaya – by tourist bus
    • travel by tourist bus from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 2 hours
    • buses depart from various bus stations
    • bus company to Ayutthaya: Thai Sriram
    • bus tickets from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $10/pp
    • Book and buy bus tickets from Bangkok to Ayutthaya online on Baolau icon-external-link-square

12go.asia – Search + book tickets and flights online

– specialist for train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly for Thailand (+tickets for VietnamLaos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia)
– company offers also a tickets of the bus companies in Vietnam, Thailand… (eg. Mai Linh, Hoang Long, TheSinhTourist, Hung Thanh…)
– tickets for the ferries in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Rong, Koh Samui, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phangan
– train tickets for the most frequented routes in Thailand – Bangkok > Chiang Mai, Bangkok > Surat Thani, Bangkok > Kanchanaburi..
– if you buy train tickets for Thailand over 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam in your mobile phone (not in Thailand)
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– read any other additional information, when you order a ticket, more info about trains in Thailand
– information about 12go.asia read in article about transportation in Vietnam

Baolau – Search, book, buy tickets in southeast Asia

– you can book train, bus, ferry, boat tickets and flights mainly for Vietnam (+Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar…)
– if you book and buy train tickets for Thailand at Baolau, you have to print these tickets!
– flights of Vietnamese Airlines, VietJet Air, JetStar, Air Asia, Thai Smile… as well as flights to neighbouring countries
– ferry tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Cat Ba, ferry Con Dao to Saigon, boats to Phnom Penh…)
– tickets for travel routes in Vietnam (eg. Hoi An to Nha Trang, Hue to Ninh Binh, Da Lat to Hoi An…)
– ticket price or prices of flights are the official prices of transport companies or airlines
– you can select a seat or berth in the train, if you book and buy tickets online
– online train e-ticket in your smartphone for Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– recommended – read also frequently asked questions on Baolau website

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Baan Bussara in Ayutthaya (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hotels + hostels in Ayutthaya.
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Ayutthaya (Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya) ancient city.
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Buddha Head in Tree Roots – Wat Mahathat in Ayutthaya.
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Ayutthaya and the Buddha statues.
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Ayutthaya (Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya) ancient city.
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Sitting Buddha statue in Ayutthaya.
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Wat Phra Mongkhon Bophit in Ayutthaya.


icon-info-circle FAQ + TIPS – Travel from Bangkok to Ayutthaya:

How to book and buy bus/train tickets or taxi from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

    • You can book tickets or taxi from Bangkok to Ayutthaya on 12go.asia or Baolau.
    • You can also search and book another travel route and tickets or flights in Asia

How long does it take from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

    • Travel by train from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 1.5-2 hours.
    • Travel by bus/minivan/van from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 2 hours.
    • Travel by private taxi from Bangkok to Ayutthaya takes about 1.5 hour.

What is the travel distance from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

How much does it cost to travel from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

    • Travel by bus/minivan/van from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $4-10/pp.
    • Travel by taxi/car from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $56-140/car.
    • Travel by train from Bangkok to Ayutthaya costs about $1.80-35/pp (hard or soft seat, berths).

What is the cheapest way of transfer from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

    • The cheapest way of transfer from Bangkok to Ayutthaya is a train of Thailand Railways. Train tickets to Ayutthaya from Bangkok start already at $1.80/pp/seat.

From which bus stations in Bangkok buses to Ayutthaya depart?

    • Buses and vans, minivans from Bangkok to Ayutthaya depart from various bus stations in Bangkok (check 12go.asia). E.g. you can travel by van/bus from Mochit or Khao San to Ayutthaya.

Are there also some private taxis from Bangkok to Ayutthaya?

    • Yes, there are various taxis from Bangkok to Ayutthaya. You can book vehicle/car for group of people.

How much is tuk tuk in Ayutthaya?

    • Tuk-tuk in Ayutthaya costs about $11-15 for one day. You can meet them at the city center or at the train station. You can also rent a bicycle and explore Ayutthaya on your own.

How to go back from Ayutthaya to Bangkok?

    • The same way how you came to Ayutthaya, you can also travel by bus, van, minivan, private taxi or train from Ayutthaya to Bangkok. There are every day van/bus connections between these cities.

Is it possible to travel from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai by train?

    • Yes, from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai you can travel by train. Travel by train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai takes about 10-13 hours. You can book train tickets from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai on Baolau or 12go.asia. There are also some tourist buses from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai.

What are the closest airport to Ayutthaya?

    • Ayutthaya town has no airport, the closest airport is Don Mueang International Airport and it is about 60 km from Ayutthaya. It is one of the major airports in the north of Bangkok.

What to see and visit in Ayutthaya?

    • There are various interesting historical places and temples in Ayutthaya: Wat Chaiwatthanaram, Wat Phra Si Sanphet, Wat Ratchaburana, Wat Mahathat, Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, Wat Na Phra Men, Wat Thammikarat, Chao Sam Phraya National Museum, Wat Suwan Dararam, Bang Pa-in Palace, Foreign Quarters…

How much is the entrance to Ayutthaya?

    • Entrance to Ayutthaya historical park is free. But some temples and places in this park would ask for an entrance fee separately, prices are from 20 to 50 THB.

How to travel from Pattaya to Ayutthaya?

    • From Pattaya to Ayutthaya you can travel by bus, minivan, train, private car, taxi. Travel time from Pattaya to Ayutthaya by bus, minivan via Bangkok is about 5-7 hours. Read this article: How to go to Ayutthaya from Pattaya?

Where to stay in Ayutthaya?

    • If you want to stay in Ayutthaya you can use various cheaper hotels, guest houses or private pensions. This offer is wide and prices are mostly quite low, there are also luxury hotels. There are also various big discounts in the offer. Search and book your accommodation in Ayutthaya online > BOOK HOTEL IN AYUTTHAYA ONLINE

Bus Schedule / Timetable – Bangkok to Ayutthaya + Bus Tickets:

FULL UPDATED BUS/VAN SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Bus/Van Schedule - Bangkok to Ayutthaya

Departs in Bangkok

Arrival in Ayutt.

Bus Ticket

Win 91 Ayutthaya

06:30

08:30

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

7:00

09:00

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

10:30

12:30

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

12:30

14:30

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

14:00

16:00

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

15:00

17:00

From $4.00

Win 91 Ayutthaya

17:30

19:30

From $4.00

12Go Transport

08:30

10:30

From $10.00

12Go Transport

09:15

11:05

From $10.00

Tara Tour and Travel

08:30

10:30

From $8.00

Tara Tour and Travel

10:30

12:30

From $8.00

Mama Travel and Tour

09:30

12:00

From $10.00

Mama Travel and Tour

12:30

15:00

From $10.00

Mama Travel and Tour

15:30

18:00

From $10.00

Thai Sriram

09:00

11:00

From $9.50

Thai Sriram

11:00

13:00

From $9.50

Thai Sriram

13:00

15:00

From $9.50

Thai Sriram

15:00

17:00

From $9.50

BOOK TICKETS TO AYUTTHAYA


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