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    Uttaradit Railway Station

    Uttaradit Train Station is located 485.17 km from Bangkok on Thailand’s Northern Train Line, which terminates in Chiang Mai. 

    Front of Uttaradit Railway Station

    Front of Uttaradit Railway Station

    Uttradit Railway Station is a city centre station located near the Nan River and 2.35 km to the south of Sila At Railway Station.


    Uttaradit Train Station


    Uttaradit is one of Thailand’s ugliest train station having being rebuilt in 1951 after being hit by a bomb in World War II. The ticket hall is located at the bottom of a low rise concrete office block. The original station building was constructed in 1910 in modernist architectural style with a tower.

    Platform 1 at Uttaradit Railway Station

    Platform 1 at Uttaradit Railway Station

    Uttaradit Railway Station has 2 platforms, 9 tracks and 16 trains passing through every day:

    • 5 trains a day running each way on the Bangkok to Chiang Mai route.
    • 1 train a day running each way on the Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai route.
    • 1 train a day running each way on the Bangkok to Sawankhalok/Sila At route.
    • 1 train a day running each way on the Sila At to Phitsanulok route.

    Facilities at Uttaradit Station


    Uttaradit Railway Station has a shop inside the ticket hall and toilets on platform 1. There is no left luggage office at Uttaradit Railway Station, largely because very few tourists ever come to Uttaradit.

    Shop inside Uttaradit Railway Station

    Shop inside Uttaradit Railway Station

    For more facilities we recommend that you walk south east towards the Boroma At Road. The Friday Department Store is a 1 km walk from Uttaradit Railway Station.


    Buying Tickets at the Station


    The ticket office is located on the right hand side as you enter the station via the main entrance. 

    Ticket office at Uttaradit Railway Station

    Ticket office at Uttaradit Railway Station

    The ticket office is normally open to sell tickets for all train departures from Uttaradit which means it opens from around 02:30 until 22:30 every day. You can generally buy 3rd class tickets on the same day as you travel. For 2nd or 1st class tickets, particularly sleeper berths, we recommend that you buy your tickets a day or more in advance.


    Local Transport at Uttaradit Station


    Motorbike taxis wait in front of the entrance to Uttaradit Railway Station at times when trains arrive. Expect to pay 40 THB for trips within Uttaradit town centre, including to Uttaradit Bus Terminal. The return journey to Wat Phra Thaen Sila At should cost around 140 THB.


    Train Times to Bangkok


    There are 8 direct train services a day from Uttaradit to Bangkok. 

    Uttaradit Bangkok Train No. Service
    07:35 14:40 106 Rapid
    08:33 18:00 112 Rapid
    11:53 21:10 102 Rapid
    13:32 19:25 8 Special Express
    20:00 04:00 4 Special Express
    20:19 05:10 108 Rapid
    21:37 05:25 52 Express
    22:42 06:15 14 Special Express

    Train Times to Chiang Mai


    There are 5 direct train services a day from Uttaradit to Chiang Mai. 

    Uttaradit Chiang Mai Train No. Service
    03:08 08:40 13 Special Express
    06:06 12:10 51 Express
    09:07 14:35 407 Ordinary
    14:27 19:30 7 Special Express
    22:23 04:05 109 Rapid

    Location of Uttaradit Station


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