Train 173 Timetable Thailand
Bangkok to Nakhon Si Thammarat

Train 173 is an overnight Rapid train service from Bangkok to Nakhon Si Thammarat along the Thai Railways Southern Line, which travels down past all the beaches along the coast of the Gulf of Thailand, before turning East to Nakhon Si Thammarat.

Train 173 Timetable

StationDeparture time
Sam Sen17.51
Bang Sue Junction18.08
Bang Bamru18.25
Sala Ya18.42
Nakhon Pathom19.12
Ban Pong19.33
Hua Hin21.54
Wang Phong22.14
Prachuap Khiri Khan23.17
Ban Krut00.31
Bang Saphan Yai00.48
Bang Saphan Noi01.05
Map Ammarit01.38
Chumphon (Ferry to Koh Tao)02.58
Lang Suan04.02
Tha Chana04.49
Surat Thani (Ferry to Koh Samui / Phangan)06.03
Ban Na06.31
Huai Mut06.40
Na San06.46
Ban Song07.10
Khlong Chan Di07.49
Na Bon08.06
Thung song Junction08.32
Ban Thung Lo09.22
Khok Khram09.28
Nakhon Si Thammarat09.55

Train 173 departs Daily from the main railway station in Bangkok, Hua Lamphong.

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Sleepers and Seat Classes

This Thailand Rapid train service has both air-conditioned 2nd class sleepers and the cheaper fan 2nd class sleeper coaches available for longer journeys.

For short journeys or for those who want to pay as little as possible, there are cheap 2nd class fan seat coaches and then the really cheap 3rd class fan (hard seat) coaches.

2nd Class Seats2nd Class Seats convert to beds
2nd Class Fan Coach2nd Class Fan Coach
3rd Class Fan Coach3rd Class Fan Coach

Ticket Prices

Rapid trains are one of the most economical ways to travel by train in Thailand as the extra fees that you have to pay for things like air-conditioning, are according to the distance travelled, unlike Express and Special Express fares where the fees are set no matter how short the distance.

To see fares from Bangkok for this service and all other trains on a particular route, please see the following pages :

Please note that the departure times shown here may change without notice. Please check times yourself before travelling by :

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