Where to Go
Transport Si Sa Ket
Si Sa Ket is best reached via private car or public bus. However, it is possible to take a train or plane to nearby Ubon Ratchathani an then a short bus to Si Sa Ket. 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.
Ordinary, rapid, and express trains regularly leave Bangkok’s Hua Lumphong and Bang Sue Stations for Si Sa Ket. The route is 515 kilometers. For more information, call the State Railway of Thailand at 1690, 0-2220-4334, 02220-4444, the Si Sa Ket Railway Station at 0-4561-1525, or visit www.railway.co.th
From Bangkok take Highway No. 1 (Phahonyothin Road) to Saraburi and Highway No. 2 (Mittraphap Road) to Nakhon Ratchasima, then use Highway No.226 to Si Sa Ket via Buri Ram and Surin, a total distance of 571 kilometers.
Buses depart from Bangkok's Northern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2) to Si Sa Ket 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 Ubon Ratchathani and continue by bus to Si Sa Ket. Call Thai Airways at Tel: 1566, 0 2628 2000 or visit Thai AirAsia at www.airasia.com for more information.
As in most rural Thai provinces there are typically 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.
Getting to Preah Vihear (Phra Vihan) :
Use Highway No. 221 from Si Sa Ket past Amphur Phayuha, Sri Rattana, and Kanthala Lak; a total distance of 87 Kilometers.