Where to Go
Transport Nong Bua Lam Phu
It is possible to get to Nong Bua Lam Phu directly by private car or public bus. However, it is also possible to take a train or plane to nearby Udon Thani and then take a short bus ride to Nong Bua Lam Phu. Once there, it may be easier to get around with your own car, but there are standard forms of local transport available for visitors: i.e. songtaew, motorbike taxi, and tuk tuk.
There is no direct train from Bangkok to Nong Bua Lam Phu. Visitors can take a train to Udon Thani and continue from there by bus to Nong Bua Lam Phu. Call 1690, 0 2223 7010-20 for more information.
From Bangkok, take Highway No. 1 (Phahonyothin Road) to Saraburi and then Highway No. 2 (Mittraphap Road) to Udon Thani via Nakhon Ratchasima and Khon Kaen; finally, take Highway No. 210 to Nong Bua Lam Phu, a total distance of 608 kilometers.
Buses depart from Bangkok's Northern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2) to Nong Bua Lam Phu every day. Contact Transport Co.Ltd at Tel: 0 2936 2852-66 or visit www.transport.co.th for more information
Visitors can fly from Bangkok to Udon Thani and then continue by bus to Nong Bua Lam Phu. Call Thai Airways, Tel: 1566, 0 2280 0060, 0 2628 2000 for more information.
As in most rural Thai provinces there are typically local busses and songtaews that follow established routes around the provincial capital and between towns within the province. Songtaews, motorbike taxis, and some form of tuk tuk are usually available for private charter as well.