Thonburi train station
Location: 13.76056, 100.47883 ( map)
Thon Buri train station is a small station located on the west side of the Chaopraya river near the Khao San road area. Travelers use it for the journey to Kanchanaburi. Just beside the railway station you have a fresh market worth a visit.
From Bangkok to Kanchanaburi by train
2 trains to Kanchanaburi depart from Thon Buri everyday.
7:50 and 13:55 scheduled to arrive in Kanchanaburi at 10:25 and 16:24
Train fare: 100 Baht
Kanchanaburi train station location: 14.03407, 99.52543 ( map)
How to get to Thon Buri railway station
The station is not far from Khao San road area, and Grand Palace. But the chaopraya river and the Bangkok Noi canal separating the two make it not that easy to reach.
Chaopraya express boat
Approach Wang Lang Pier N10 with the chaopraya express boat, any boat will do (any flag).
If you already are in the area you can go to to Tha Chang pier N9, behind Grand Palace . Two ferries depart from this pier, take the ferry on the far right side, ferry fare is only 3 Baht.
From Wang Lang pier it is still a 1.3 km (15 minutes) walk to the train station .