Lampang Railway Station

Lampang’s Train Station, formally known as Nakhon Lampang Railway Station, is located 642.29 km from Bangkok on Thailand’s Northern Train Line, which terminates in Chiang Mai. 

Lampang Railway Station
Lampang Railway Station

Nakhon Lampang Railway Station is located to the west of Lampang town, 3.5 km by road from the popular Kad Kong Ta Street Market.

Lampang Train Station


Lampang Railway Station is one of Thailand’s oldest train stations. The main station building is an attractive two-storey building constructed in 1915. There is also a steam locomotive parked in front of the entrance to the station.

Platform 1 at Lampang Railway Station
Platform 1 at Lampang Railway Station

Lampang Railway Station has 2 platforms, 6 tracks and 12 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.

Facilities at Lampang Station


Nakhon Lampang Railway Station has a small range of facilities: a toilet and a shop, both on Platform 1. There is no left luggage office or service at Nakhon Lampang Railway Station. There are, however, several restaurants and mobile stalls (including one which sells coffee) along the approach road to the station and in the parking area in front of the station.

Buying Tickets at the Station


The ticket office is located inside the main station building on the right hand side. 

Ticket counters at Lampang Railway Station
Ticket counters at Lampang Railway Station

The ticket office is normally open from about 01:30 to 20:30 every day. You can generally turn up at the station and buy a 3rd Class ticket on the day the train is due to leave. For other ticket types, particularly 2nd and 1st Class Sleeper seats, you often need to book a day or more in advance as these tickets tend to sell out before the day of travel.

Buy Tickets Online


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Local Transport at Lampang Station


Shared taxis wait for passengers outside the front of the station. The fixed fare to the tourist area of Lampang is 20 THB.

Shared taxi at Lampang Railway Station
Shared taxi at Lampang Railway Station

If you are not able to wait for a shared taxi to collect enough passengers to depart from the station, or you want to travel direct to a specific location, then you can normally hire a shared taxi privately. Expect to pay around 100 THB for the journey to most destinations in Lampang town centre.

Train Times to Bangkok


There are 5 direct train services a day from Lampang to Bangkok. 

LampangBangkokTrain No.Service
08:3721:10102Rapid
10:4119:258Special Express
18:0405:2552Express
19:2706:1514Special Express
20:1706:5010Special Express

Train Times to Chiang Mai


There are 6 direct train services a day from Lampang to Chiang Mai. 

LampangChiang MaiTrain No.Service
02:0404:05109Rapid
05:0107:159Special Express
06:3308:4013Special Express
10:0112:1051Express
12:3614:35407Ordinary
17:3319:307Special Express

Location of Lampang Station


Google Map of Bangkok Railway Station

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