Train 13 from Bangkok Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai is a Special Express overnight sleeper service, using the older style carriages.
This service has only sleeper carriages, no seats only coaches.
Fares for this train are as follows:
2nd class day and night carriages (Air-conditioned):
1st class day and night carriages (Air-conditioned):
You can book the entire 1st class compartment for sole use for - Adult 1,953 Baht - Child 1,657 Baht.
The 2nd and 1st class carriages on this service are all air-conditioned.
Lower berths are quite a bit wider than the upper berths, so are much more spacious and comfortable (they also sell out first).
Air-conditioning can be a bit cold during the night so bring something warm to wear.
A restaurant car travels with this train and open for evening meals and breakfast.
Please note: No alcohol is now sold or allowed on any SRT trains.
You will need to reserve a berth on this train prior to arriving at the station, as this service can often be fully booked well in advance.
To book train tickets in Thailand in advance you can:
Visit any SRT railway station ticket counter / advance booking office.
Tickets for this route are available for purchase up to 90 days ahead of the departure date.