"Get a real bus" Thailand Transportation Tip by hvrd

Thailand Transportation: 413 reviews and 311 photos

  InBus entertainment; Semi pornographic karaoke 5pm
by hvrd
 
 

Bussing around Thailand is cheap but not necessarily a good experience. Toilets are frequently broken/dirty, and always smelly. AC is not a given and fans do not always work. Seats might not be reclining and, believe me; a 12hour trip might seem like a really slow trip trough Hell.

Spend a few extra and make sure you get a comfy bus. And remember to book in advance! A couple of years ago I HAD to go from Krabi to Bankok over night and all the planes and VIP busses were fully booked. I really contemplated jumping out the window after sitting in a 37centigrade, old diapers and vomit reeking cabin for 8 hours with 4 more hours to go.

Mode: AROUND
Type: Bus

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  • Updated Jun 29, 2006
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