Ferries on Chao Phraya

How To Chao Phraya River – Ferries

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Chao Phraya River of Kings

Chao Phraya the major river in Thailand, named the river of kings, flows through 10 provinces. Many canals (Klongs) are used for rice paddies irrigation. On the west bank of Bangkok is the city of Thonburi which merged in 1971

Two MRT (underground) lines are under construction to Thonburi

New boat service

From the Tewet pier (15) is a boat service on the Padhung Krung Kasem to Hualampong train/MRT station.

ferry on the Chao Phraya bangkokRiver Ferries 

Major sites accessible, a cheap and enjoyable, not miss it. Buy the ticket at the pier station.

No Flag

Stop at every pier from Wat Rajsingkorn pier S3 in the south to Nonthaburi pier N30 in the north

06.00 – 18.30  10, 12. 14 baht

Weekday only, every 20 minutes.

Blue Flag Tourist BoatBlue Flag, tourist

Stop at 8 piers from Sathorn BTS station to Phra Arthit N13

English-speaking staff guide

From Sathorn 09.00 to 1730

From Phra Arthit (Khao San) 09.30 to 18.00

Go to Asiatique open-air mall

every 30 minutes – 50 baht

Tourist Boat Pier Map


Orange Flag, all piers Chao-Phraya-River-Pier Map-Bangkok

To Nonthaburi pier N 30. 15 baht. Crowded

06.00 to 19.00 every 12 to 20 minutes

Yellow Flag, express for commuters

To Nonthaburi N30

Rush hours only, faster, more comfortable, stop only at 10 piers.

Monday – Friday. Morning 06.15 to 7.00 and afternoon 16.45 to 20.00 every 10 minutes.

20, 30 baht

Green Flag, express for commuters

All the way to the northern pier of Pakret N33 stop at 13 out of 33 piers

Monday – Friday 06.10 to  08.10  and afternoon 16.05 to 18.05.

15, 20, 35 baht every 20 minute

chaophraya expressboat services

Long-Tail Boats, narrow boats with a strong car/truck engine long tail boat Chao Phraya

At Saphan Taksin, tours on Thonburi klongs

Crossing ferry to Thonburi 3 baht from pier Tha Chang N9 – Tha Phra Chang N10-11-12 – Tha Thien N8 to Wat Arun –  Rajinee Pier N7 – Si Phraya Pier between Royal Orchid Sheraton and River City arts and antique shopping center.

Dinner Cruise on The Chao Phraya

Diner Cruise Boat on Chao Phraya RiverA lot of dinner cruise to select. it’s better to book a few days in advance

If you have any questions, I will be more than happy to help you out





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