A Journey of Discovery
Thailand holiday villa: travel to Udon Thani
Getting to Rice Paddy Villa is easy!
Travel to Udon Thani is possible by air, by train and by car or coach...and equally, for the more adventurous, by bicycle, motorcycle or tuk-tuk! Once in Udon Thani, we will arrange a transfer to the villa for you at no cost.
Flights to Udon Thani
Udon Thani enjoys regular air connections by both the national airline, Thai Airways, and via the budget carriers Nok Air, Air Asia and Thai Lion Air. Tickets may be booked online, whereupon an e-ticket will be sent to you automatically. Thai and Air Asia also allow you to select your seat in advance.
Bangkok - Udon Thani:
3 daily flights on Thai Airways from Bangkok to Udon Thani
3 daily flights on Nok Air from Bangkok to Udon Thani
2 daily flights on Air Asia from Bangkok to Udon Thani
Daily flights on Thai Lion Air..
Chiang Mai - Udon Thani
A daily flight on Nok Air from Chiang Mai to Udon Thani
Phuket - Udon Thani
A daily flight on Air Asia from Phuket to Udon Thani
In addition, just over the Mekong river in Laos lies the capital, Vientiane, with flights from Luang Prabang, and Bangkok. From here, there is both a train service and regular coach service to Udon Thani (allow approx 2 hours.)
Visit the following site for useful details on recommended hotels throughout Laos.
The train to Udon Thani
There are several trains that depart Bangkok and follow the North-eastern line to Udon Thani, stopping here before finishing the journey up to Nong Khai. Comprehensive details on train travel in Thailand and information on Thai train ticket bookings may be found at Man in Seat 61
By car or coach
Udon Thani is approximately 7 hours from Bangkok by car or coach.
Car rentals are possible through reputable car hire companies such as Avis or Hertz.
Regular coach and bus services link the Thai capital to Udon Thani.
The rice has been harvested and we are looking forward to the New Year.