ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURES AT UDON THANI BUS TERMINAL
Esan Tour, Budsarakam Tour, Sawasdee Esan and Bus999 are few bus operators serving bus service from Bangkok to Udon Thani. Their combined trips total 6 daily trips. The first bus goes at 07:45am. The duration from Bangkok to Udon Thani takes about 9.5 hours. The road distance from Bangkok to Udon Thani is about 572 km.
ADDRESS AND LOCATION OF UDON THANI BUS TERMINAL
There are now two bus stations in the city. Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1 is in the city center, near Central Plaza, a large mall, and a more active area. Udon Thani Bus Terminal 2 is in the outskirts of town on the road in from Loei towards Nong Khai.
Udon Thani Bus Station 1 is the city’s main transport hub for minivan and bus services to local and intercity destinations. Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1 is located near the intersection of the Pho Si Road and the Rangsan Alley. The location of Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1 is:
Udon Thani Bus Terminal 2, which is an out of town bus station located 5.4 km to the west with only long distance bus services to largely the same destinations as those you can reach from Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1. The address of Udon Thani Bus Terminal 2 is Ban Lueam, Mueang Udon Thani District, Udon Thani 41000, Thailand. The location of Udon Thani Bus Terminal 2 is:
HOW TO GET UDON THANI BUS TERMINAL
Udon Thani has a few meter taxis. The most common forms of local transport are by tuk-tuk and songthaew. You can find tuk-tuk in most commercial areas. Negotiate a price before taking the ride. Sonthaew cost is 8 or 10 baht per trip.
If you end up at Udon Thani Bus Terminal 2 and want to go to Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1, there is a songthaew for 10 baht or you can catch a tuk-tuk into town for around 80 baht.
Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1 is an old style bus station, most of which is outside under a large metal roof. Udon Thani Bus Terminal 1 is very close to lots of shops and the city’s largest shopping center, CentralPlaza, which sells everything you might possibly be looking for and is air-conditioned. Toilets at the far end of the waiting area, a small shop selling drinks and snacks near the toilets but food stalls on the far side of the bus parking lot.