Train 133 is a Rapid night train service on the North-Eastern Railway Line in Thailand, that travels daily between the capital city Bangkok and Nong Khai in the very North of Isaan, on the border with Thailand and Laos.
|Bang Sue Junction||21.06|
|Ban Phachi Junction||22.38|
|Kaeng Khoi Junction||23.15|
|Bua Yai Junction||03.57|
|Nong Bua Lai||04.10|
|Khao Suan Kwang||06.21|
|Huai Sam Phat||07.07|
This service operates Daily.
For Bangkok station information, with information about how to get to the station and buy tickets, please see the following pages on our site :
If you really want to travel cheaply from Bangkok to Nong Khai, the Third class fan cooled coaches are a real bargin, but may get a little uncomfortable on an overnight trip. Slightly more expensive but more comfortable on longer journeys, the second class seat coaches are also fan cooled.
The best way to travel in by far for the long overnight train journey from Bangkok to Nong Khai, are the second class sleeping coaches. On this service they are air-conditioned and offer comfortable beds in either the smaller and slightly cheaper "Upper Berths" or the much more comfortable and wider "Lower Berths".
For a full list of fares to Nong Khai, please see our :
If you want to continue your journey into Laos, the train station in Nong Khai is within walking distance of the border control at the Friendship Bridge. Once through Thai passport control, you then catch a bus over the bridge into Laos.
For more information about the journey to Vientiane in Laos please see our :
If you plan to stay in Nong Khai for a day or two, you will have to get a Tuk Tuk into town (or take a very long walk), where you will find plenty of places to stay along the banks of the Mekong River.
Other night trains on this route are :
The timetable posted on this page was correct at the time it was published, but may change without notice.
Please check departure times by either :