Besides the locals travelling between the cities, many travelers visit Phetchabun for the beautiful sea of clouds at Phu Thap Boek. Phu Tub Berk is the tallest mountain in Phetchabun. From Phetchabun town, you can either charter a songthaew, arrange a private tour or rent a car and drive yourself to Phu Thap Boek.
Bus from Bangkok to Phetchabun is the most convenient way to travel to Phetchabun from Bangkok.
Bangkok doesn’t have any regular flight and direct train service to Phetchabun. With direct train and direct flight only to Phitsanulok from Bangkok, passengers still need to take taxi or city bus from Phitsanulok to Phetchabun. This non-direct train and flight services result in bus as the preferred option for people to travel from Bangkok to Phetchabun.
Therefore, Thai locals and travellers often rely on direct express bus service to travel from Bangkok to Phetchabun.
The journey required for bus from Bangkok to Phetchabun takes about 8.5 hours, depending on the traffic and weather conditions on the day of departure.
The route distance from Bangkok to Phetchabun is about 350 km.
Phitsanulok Yanyon Tour, is the only bus operator serving bus from Bangkok to Phetchabun. Phitsanulok Yanyon Tour provides up to 2 daily departure. The schedules are 11:30am and 10pm.
The coach type offered by Phitsanulok Yanyon Tour for this route service is P1 bus. P1 bus is the most common coach with reclining seats, and toilet facilities in the bus.
The fare for bus from Bangkok to Phetchabunis reasonably charged at THB364.
The boarding point in Bangkok is at Bangkok Morchit Bus Terminal. Passengers can easily access to Bangkok Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2) by taking Subway (MRT), Sky Train (BTS), taxi or motorbike taxi.
The arrival point in Phetchabun is at Khao Kho District.
You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you would rather not do that, you can visit www.busonlineticket.co.th and book your seat within 5 minutes.
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Thailand by logging on to the official website of BusOnlineTicket which is https://www.busonlineticket.co.th/. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.