How can I buy a train ticket from Hualumpung in BKK to Hatyai Station????
7th September, 2010
I tried ther State Railway of Thailand website but they allow for online purchase. Can anybody suggest what is th next best thing I can do if I still want to buy online and have the tickets sent to me in Singapore? I plan to travel in Jan 2011 on 2nd class sleeping berth.
#1 Posted: 7/9/2010 - 09:23
13th February, 2010
I suggest checking the seat 61 website for further suggestions.
#2 Posted: 7/9/2010 - 14:01
Yes the State Railway online booking facility is out of service indefinitely
Effective 1 September 2010, http://www.thairailwayticket.com will be tempolarily out of services.
Seat61 linked above has acknowledged this and offers a couple other methods.
#3 Posted: 7/9/2010 - 17:40
30th December, 2007
How long will you be in Bangkok? I have purchased train tickets in Bangkok for Hat Yai one day and left the next day. This was the regular seats not the sleeper car though. It was a long ride but not as bad as I thought it would be. In a pinch, if you are in Bangkok for a while you might be able to buy your tickets in person. When I got those tickets it was when the airports were closed down in Thailand by the Yellow Shirts and I had to fly back to my home country for something I couldn't postpone. (My airline changed my ticket to leave from Singapore instead of BKK at no charge.)
On this same train trip from the Butterworth/Penang Train Station I purchased first class seats from there to Singapore at night and left the following morning.
Since you are in Singapore why not take a little trip over to the train station and see if it is possible to purchase tickets through them for the Bangkok to Hat Yai run.
#4 Posted: 22/9/2010 - 10:03
15th January, 2008
Why not fly and avoid putting yourself through 24 hours of train travel.It's more or less the same price with AirAsia.You can book online immediately.
#5 Posted: 22/9/2010 - 20:26
Add your reply
You need to be logged in to add a reply.
Not a member? you can join here.
|Possibly related discussions||Replies||Views||Latest reply|
|Overnight Train from Suvarnahumbi airport to Chiang Mai - which train station is closest? ...||1||3258||15 Oct 2006|
|Bangkok bus station ticket counters open on Thai New Year? ...||0||2377||28 Jan 2009|
|opening and closing times of ticket sales at HCMC station ...||3||1981||2 May 2008|
|Are railway station ticket counters open at night or early mornings? ...||0||2018||2 Sep 2011|
|From BKK to train station ...||4||2608||29 Apr 2010|
|Danang train station to Hoi An ...||2||4881||25 Feb 2014|
|Lao Cai train station - a warning. ...||2||9018||4 Nov 2009|
|Train boarding station ...||2||1829||6 Jan 2013|
|Hanoi train station ...||13||9574||1 Jul 2008|
|Train Station to Airport ...||4||3022||21 May 2012|