Train 172 operates on Thailand's Southern Line from the border with Malaysia at Sungai Kolok to Bangkok.
This service is a Rapid overnight sleeper train and is a daily service.
|Cho Ai Rong||12.05|
|Wat Chang Hai||13.46|
|Hat Yai Junction||15.39|
|Thung Song Junction||19.27|
|Surat Thani (For Boats to Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)||21.26|
|Chumphon (For Boats to Koh Tao)||00.44|
|Bang Saphan Yai||02.19|
|Prachuap Khiri Khan||03.31|
|Taling Chan Junction||08.29|
|Bang Sue Junction||08.52|
Two types of beds / berths are available on this service :
For short journeys and for the those on a tight budget, there are also :
For fares on this Rapid Train service to Bangkok, please see the following pages :
For ticket prices for other destinations, please you the navigation bar on the left hand side of this page to find your particular route.
If you are taking this train to Bangkok, there are a few stations where you may want to exit the train.
The main and final station is Bangkok's main terminal at Hua Lamphong Station.
However, you may want to get off the train at either Sam Sen Station, if it is actually nearer to where you plan to stay in the city, or Bang Sue Junction, where you can connect with trains heading to the North and North-East, rather than travel all the way into the city.
Bang Sue is also fairly close to the Morchit bus station, where buses leave for the North of Thailand.
The schedule shown above was correct at the time of publication, but may have changed - Please contact the SRT (State Railway of Thailand) to confirm departure times before travelling.
You can contact SRT by either :