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1st class in new sleeper train - watch overpricing on good

We booked the 6pm (No 10 Express Special) overnight train to Bangkok. Wow it is so much more modern... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vanessa2012_13
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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
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Nice little railway station - very well looked after

Think the railway station only gets busy at the time the Bangkok trains come in and leave. We let... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
kathryndob
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Charoen Muang Rd. | Wat Ket Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the 6pm (No 10 Express Special) overnight train to Bangkok. Wow it is so much more modern than the 5 pm train. Very comfortable and modern 1st class sleeper cabins for 2 people (or 4 people with adjoining rooms) The rooms are spacious...More

Thank Vanessa2012_13
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Traveled to/from Chiang Mai from Bangkok via train. This station was super easy to navigate. It was safe for a mom and two young adult daughters. We arrived late in the evening the first night and had no issues getting a ride to our hotel....More

Thank scn8ve
Reviewed 28 May 2018

As far a train stations go, this one is quite neat and clean. There are a couple of good places to eat outside around the station. We boarded the sleeper train to Bangkok from here.

Thank Dajoma
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Think the railway station only gets busy at the time the Bangkok trains come in and leave. We let the crowds go ahead of us and had a coffee and something to eat at the restaurant on the concourse. Nice food, and even an English...More

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Nice trip by train Bangkok- Chiang Mai- Bangkok, long trip but very nice view !!! The station is nice and clean, staff is also friendly. I also met a friendly black doggy at the station !!!

Thank Ketsamay R
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Came here from bangkok on the night train and it was a clean and ok station! It has lots of food choices and lots of taxis waiting outside, not a lot of english speaking but you can managed without. I would use it again and...More

Thank gchar09
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Nos 13 and 14 are very old trains ... needs to be replaced or refurbished. Toilets are smelly and horrible. Had to hold the seat cover up as kept falling down. Having said this ... the first class berths were comfortable. Don’t take the 13...More

2  Thank Jo K
Reviewed 24 January 2018

When I arrived on a local railcar, new platforms were under construction. The station has good facilities. Canopies cover the platforms. There are refreshment stalls. Outside 20 metres away there is a good cafe. The station has booking office staff who speak excellent English. There...More

1  Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My day train trip from Chiang Mai to Lob Puri was atrip into old times. The train line between Chiang Mai and Bangkok was built as narrow-guage 1000 mm line about a century ago. The rolling stock has changed, stations and procedures have not. For...More

3  Thank el735
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The old railway station is very neat and pretty. It has flowers and not to many folks or noise when I visited there. I t has some exhibits of old trains and we enjoy the area very much. Trains run very efficiently and new trains...More

Thank srimanone
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CasaJoya1
16 August 2018|
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Response from Ketsamay R | Reviewed this property |
There is no first class for the trip during the day. I took the day trip and it was quite pleasant and also safe, passing through the beautiful cities & field. Tickets on line ? Not so sure, but you can check “ train from... More
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bryce120
25 April 2018|
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Yes - fee is good value. It's near the main, open air exit.
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Response from Vanessa2012_13 | Reviewed this property |
They have 1st class sleeper trains for just 2 people. Nite the 6 pm train is the new train and it is just wonderful! You will have your booth to yourself and at night they will come and make up 2 beds (bunk style) The... More
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