Trang Train Station is located 845.33 km from Bangkok Hua Lamphong Railway Station on the Kantang branch of Thailand’s Southern Train Line.
Trang Railway Station is the connection point from the railway network to islands in the Andaman Sea such as Koh Muk, Koh Libong, Koh Kradan and Koh Lipe.
About Trang Train Station
Trang Railway Station was first opened in 1913 and was originally known as Thap Thiang Railway Station. The original wooden railway station building, which was similar in appearance to the very beautiful Kantang Railway Station, has been subsequently replaced by a unattractive concrete building.
Trang Train Station is a Class 1 Railway Station with 2 platforms, 3 tracks and 4 trains passing through each day:
- 1 train per day running each way on the Bangkok to Trang route.
- 1 train per day running each way on the Bangkok to Kantang route.
Facilities at Trang Railway Station
Trang Railway Station has few facilities but it is in centre of Trang Town and a short walk to restaurants, shops and hotels. Trang Railway Station has the following facilities:
- Toilets on platform 1 to the left side as you enter the platform.
- A cargo and parcels office on platform 1 to the left side as you enter the platform.
- A small row of shop on platform 1.
Buying Tickets at the Train Station
There are two ticket counters in the main station building as you enter on the left.
The ticket office is open during day from 08:00 to 17:30, which is from the time when the first train of the day arrives at the station until the time that the last train of the day departs from the train station. 3rd Class tickets are normally always available to purchase on the day of the travel, however, 2nd Class seats and sleeper berths normally need to be purchased in advance as tend to sell out by the day of travel. 1st Class sleeper berths nearly always sell out several weeks in advance because they is only ever a single 1st Class carriage on any train and sometimes none at all.
Buy Train Tickets Online
Use the Search Box below to buy train tickets from Trang to Bangkok online:
Local Transport at Trang Railway Station
Motorbike taxis and Trang’s distinctive ‘frog’ style tuk-tuks wait outside Trang Railway Station from early in the morning until the sun sets waiting for passengers. A motorbike taxi to destinations within Trang town should cost 20 THB and 40 THB to Trang Bus Station. The tuk-tuks are more expensive and the price varies a lot because they are popular with tourists. Aim to pay 40 THB for trips within Trang town and 60 THB for the journey to the bus station in a tuk-tuk.
There are also several travel companies who operate direct transfers from Trang Railway Station to the islands in the Andaman Sea. These direct services need to be booked in advance. Click on the links below for more information:
- Trang Railway Station to Koh Lipe
- Trang Railway Station to Koh Phi Phi
- Trang Railway Station to Koh Lanta
Train Times from Trang to Bangkok
There are 2 direct train services a day from Trang to Bangkok.
- Buy train tickets from Trang to Bangkok.