Directions to Prachuap Khiri Khan
There are several ways to get to Prachuap Khiri Khan, depending on your starting point. Here are some directions for the most common modes of transportation:
If you're driving from Bangkok, take the Phetkasem Road (Highway No. 4) towards the south. The distance between Bangkok and Prachuap Khiri Khan is approximately 240 kilometers and the drive takes around 3-4 hours depending on traffic. Once you reach Prachuap Khiri Khan, you can easily navigate the town and surrounding areas by car or motorcycle.
There are several buses that run between Bangkok and Prachuap Khiri Khan daily. The journey takes around 4-5 hours depending on traffic and the bus operator. You can catch a bus from the Southern Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) in Bangkok. Once you arrive at the Prachuap Khiri Khan Bus Terminal, you can take a local taxi or tuk-tuk to your accommodation.
Trains run daily from Bangkok's Hua Lamphong Station to Prachuap Khiri Khan. The journey takes around 4-5 hours depending on the train operator and the class of ticket you purchase. Once you arrive at the Prachuap Khiri Khan Train Station, you can take a local taxi or tuk-tuk to your accommodation.
The nearest airport to Prachuap Khiri Khan is Hua Hin Airport, which is approximately 80 kilometers north of the town. There are several flights that operate between Bangkok and Hua Hin daily. Once you arrive at the airport, you can take a local taxi or bus to Prachuap Khiri Khan. Alternatively, you can also fly to the nearby Chumphon Airport or Surat Thani Airport and take a bus or train to Prachuap Khiri Khan.