Bus from Bangkok to Phrae is the budget public transport especially for locals and backpackers. Unless travellers who book their flight ticket way in advance, the flight ticket is usually expensive comparing to bus. With no railway service from Bangkok to Phrae, coach remains the preferred choices for budget travellers.
Phonpiriya Tour and Budsarakam Tour are the two branded bus operators serving bus from Bangkok to Phrae. . There are total 4 daily schedules ranging between morning 09:00 and night 20:40. Phonpiriya Tour provides the morning 09:00 and 20:40 trips while Budsarakam Tour offers the trips at 13:30 and 20:30.
Phonpiriya Tour and Budsarakam Tour coaches leave from Bangkok Morchit Bus Terminal which mainly serves the northbound bus services. The coaches will first stop Phrae Bus Terminal for passengers’ drop off. Passengers who are going to Phrae, kindly alight at first stop Phrae Bus Terminal. After that the coach will continue the journey to Rong Kwang District as termination point.
The bus fare from Bangkok to Phrae is reasonably charged in the range of THB 420 – 500 depending on bus type. Besides the 20:40 schedule, the other three schedules are standard coach with cheaper bus fare at THB424. The 20:40 Phonpiriya Tour coach is VIP coach offering more spacious seat, thus the bus fare is more expensive at THB494.
The journey duration from Bangkok to Phrae takes about 8-8.5 hours.
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