Bus from Bangkok to Surin is one of the important transport to visit the Northern Eastern Isaan city. Some travellers go Surin for the famous Wat Burapharam located at Surin Centre. Some go Surin for a transit before heading to Chong Chom border crossing.
Lotus Phibun Tour and Sawasdee Surin are the two bus operators providing bus from Bangkok to Surin. Their combined trips have total 7 departures from Bangkok Morchit Bus Terminal. The first trip starts as early as 7:00am and the last departure from Bangkok Morchit Bus Terminal is at 11:45pm.
Lotus Phibun Tour coach fleet is standard P1 coach type. P1 coach type has seat layout of 2 seats on each side. Bus fare is more budget at THB339. The duration from Bangkok to Surin by Lotus Phibun Tour takes about 7.25 hours because of more stops in between for passenger alighting.
Sawasdee Surin coach fleet is double deck VIP32 coach type. VIP32 upper deck is spacious VIP seat layout with 1 seat on the left and 2 seats on the right. VIP32 lower deck is standard seat layout with 2 seats on each side. Bus fare is slightly higher at THB388. The duration from Bangkok to Surin by Sawasdee Surin is faster, taking about 5.5 hours because of direct service.
In summary, VIP coach offers more spacious seat and fewer stops to Surin Bus Terminal. The higher ticket fare by Sawasdee Surin is justified with more comfortable journey and shorter duration. Kindly note that both types of coaches are air conditioning.
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