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Siam Reap - Bangkok by Train

Posted by charfang7861 on 12/1/2009 at 17:54

Has anyone ever taken this train and know if it is running end of Jan period? or if tickets can be bought in advance?

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Posted by exacto on 13/1/2009 at 07:51


There is a feature article on the Travelfish website called "How do I get from Bangkok to Siem Reap " that you may want to read. It is at:

To the best of my knowledge, there is no train from Siem Reap to Bangkok. There is a train from near the Thai-Cambodian border at Aranyaprathet (in Thailand) to Bangkok. You can read more about it, including timetable and fare info, in the above article. Regards.

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Posted by yaamahaga on 13/1/2009 at 15:41

It is a bit of a bumpy ride - it is cheaper and quicker to take a coach. But i hate coaches, and like trains (especially thai trains as you can hang out of the window for a cigarette!).

It's definately an experience worth trying, but you probably won't want to do it a seoond time...

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