Phetchabun is a safe place to travel. You might feel a bit uncomfortable at the beginning because of lack of English speakers and English signs. Western tourists visiting this province are still very few but this will be one of the best parts of your trip.
If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Phetchabun . Your trip will be a total of 218 miles (350 km). The flying distance is 189 miles (303 km).
Phetchabun has an airport but it is currently served only by charter flights. You can fly to Phitsanulok airport and come here by car or taxi. If you are visiting Khao Kho, Nok Air has a combined plane and minibus ticket to get you there.
The best way to get from Bangkok to Phetchabun without a car is to bus which takes 5h 30m and costs ฿250 – ฿380. How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Phetchabun ? The bus from Bangkok Mochit to Petchabun takes 5h 30m including transfers and departs hourly.
The distance between Bangkok and Khao Kho is 326 km . The road distance is 399.6 km .
You can get to Khao Kho via several ways – by bus, car or flight. The cheapest way is by bus from the Bangkok Bus Terminal (Mochit 2) to Lomsak Transport Station followed by another bus from the Lomsak District to Khao Kho District. The journey by bus from Bangkok to Khao Kho is about 9 to 10 hours.