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  • jxs336

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    does anyone know a site to find out the cost and time for taking a train from laos to bangkok. also how long does it take? also is it possible to take a train from Laos to Koh samui?

    #1 Posted: 18/4/2010 - 05:15

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  • Remedy

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    Check out www.seat61.com. It provides coverage of train travel (as well as some other transportation types) throughout the world, including SE Asia. As far as I know you can only take the train to Bangkok from Vientiane (http://www.seat61.com/Laos.htm).

    #2 Posted: 18/4/2010 - 17:34


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    Koh Samui is an Island - so no train. You could go to Bangkok, then catch the train to Surat Thani. From there you can take a boat. Long trip so you might want to break it up with a couple of days in Bangkok.

    #3 Posted: 18/4/2010 - 19:09

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    Here are all the schedules and fares for the Thai rail system ...

    Thai Trains, Schedules and Fares

    #4 Posted: 18/4/2010 - 19:49

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