RAGE_715 wrote: If your budget is that tight, and if you're travelling light.... catch the bus... it's a couple of hundred baht... and quite comfortable.
RAGE_715 wrote:It only took us 3 hours as it's almost non-stop, and a free bottle of water for the journey. The bus station is at Sai Tai Mai Bus Terminal, Pinklao and the ticket is 160 baht. You have to decide.. what is more important.. an hour difference on travel ... or 3000 baht..
RAGE_715 wrote: That address should be ok for a taxi driver to know where you want to be. You buy your ticket at a booth in the station. If I remember correctly, you need to be at departures (not arrivals which is on the other side of the station) at stand number 7 (but check this at the booth).
To get the bus back to Bangkok from Hua Hin, I believe you catch that at the Siri Petchkasem Hotel on Srasong Rd.
If any of my information is incorrect, I'm sure some residents will let you know. I won't be a resident until December.
In general they range in price from 1500-2000 for a battered LPG powered Nissan driven by a lunatic
The point being that people always wants to save a baht or two on a taxi but there is a great difference in service and quality with them which is often over looked