Khon Kaen
in Changwat Khon Kaen, Thailand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.447 and 102.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 26' 48" and E 102° 49' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Baht - THB
Spoken languages:
Thai, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:31 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 6:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.713 and -75.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Thailand in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Thailand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Thailand. Last Update: 2023-02-02 07:37:15

Delve into Khon Kaen

Khon Kaen in Changwat Khon Kaen with it's 147,579 habitants is located in Thailand about 242 mi (or 390 km) north-east of Bangkok, the country's capital town.

Current time in Khon Kaen is now 09:31 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Khon Kaen, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Thailand is Khon Kaen Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ban Chiang Archaeological Site in a distance of 84 mi (or 135 km), North-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ban Fang, Phra Yuen, Nam Phong, Ban Haet and Sam Sung. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 22%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 18% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 3rd of February 2023

30°C (86 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 4th of February 2023

28°C (82 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 5th of February 2023

32°C (89 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Avani Khon Kaen Hotel & Convention Centre previously Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen

1,1 mi
999 Moo 4 Prachasamosorn Road
40000 Mueang Khon Kaen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Pullman Khon Kaen Raja Orchid

1,2 mi
9-9 Prachasumran Road Nai Muang, Muang

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Wishing Tree Resort

1,0 mi
114/1 Moo 5, Tambol Tha Phra
40260 Muang Khon Kaen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

B2 Khon Kaen Boutique & Budget Hotel

0,9 mi
444 Moo.4, T.Nai Muang
40000 Khon Kaen

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hop Inn Khon Kaen

1,4 mi
90/609 Moo 4, Nai Muang
40000 Khon Kaen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

O' Drive Resort & Hotel

2,0 mi
32/6 Anamai Road Soi 4
40000 Khon Kaen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Khon Kaen night market

Published: June 24, 2011
Length: 28:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: James Quilty

My first try at Final Cut X and Motion 5 - shot with a Canon 7D at the Saturday street market in Khon Kaen Thailand.

Meet T-Rex at Central Plaza Khon Kaen

Published: December 16, 2009
Length: 25:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thanin Wong-asa

A very realistic T-Rex Robot in the world. I have never seen the super realistic T-Rex like this before. It is better than the one I see at Universal Studio. It also can talk with the audience....

Tom & Shampoo in Dog Washing Day - Khon Kaen, Thailand

Published: February 17, 2009
Length: 38:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: James Quilty

Tom & Shampoo are english cocker spaniels who need a bath - Thai style. The great thing about Thai home bathrooms is the floors are tiled and have a drain, it's like a big shower, and there...

Khon Kaen Countdown 2011 and Magnificent Firework

Published: January 01, 2011
Length: 31:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Denpong Soodphakdee

The second year of Khon Kaen Countdown 2011. This year is themed "The Year of Light". More than 200000 Khon Kaen people gather at the city gate near Central Plaza shopping center, The ...

2010.5.30 タイのNong Wang Temple (Khon Kaen) タイ・コンケンの寺院

Published: January 12, 2013
Length: 34:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: OliveSuita

タイ・コンケン市内南東部に有る9階の寺院(Nong Wang Temple)の外観(南西角)と九階の回廊から見たブン・ケーンナコン湖(บึงแก่นนคร...

Tunnel in Khon Kaen, Thailand

Published: August 12, 2011
Length: 03:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: IsaanHippo

This underpass should actually be an overpass. But when constructing it, someone held the plans upside down.

Paint it black in Isaan, Thailand

Published: October 29, 2011
Length: 59:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: IsaanHippo

Tired of your old white T-shirt or is it getting too dirty too quickly? Paint it black! Call this mobile clothes blackener in Khon Kaen, Thailand.

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Published: March 04, 2018
Length: 52:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: กนกศักดิ์ อ่อนเหลา

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Published: February 24, 2018
Length: 17:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: feelthai



Published: January 02, 2016
Length: 51:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chaiboss Channal

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Khon Kaen

Khon Kaen is a city in Isan, Thailand. It is also the capital of Khon Kaen Province and the Khon Kaen District.

Located at 16.4333, 102.833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Khon Kaen, Isan, Populated places in Khon Kaen Province

Khon Kaen Province

Khon Kaen is the second-largest of the north-eastern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are (from north clockwise) Nongbua Lamphu, Udon Thani, Kalasin, Maha Sarakham, Buriram, Nakhon Ratchasima, Chaiyaphum, Phetchabun and Loei.

Located at 16.4447, 102.834 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Khon Kaen Province, Isan, Provinces of Thailand

Khon Kaen University

Khon Kaen University(KKU) is a public research university in Thailand. It was the first university established in Northeastern Thailand and remains the oldest and largest university in the region. The university is a central hub of education in northeast Thailand. It is an internationally recognized university in Asia.

Located at 16.4703, 102.816 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Khon Kaen University, Universities in Thailand, Educational institutions established in 1964, Buildings and structures in Khon Kaen Province

Openmind Projects

OpenmindProjects (OMP), located in Nong Khai Province, Thailand is a developmental aid organisation focused helping communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Nepal by the creation and management of ground roots projects in the areas of e-learning, education and environment. The main focus of the organisation is using information and communication technologies to educate individuals in schools, orphanages, national parks and villages.

Located at 16.4739, 102.822 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Organisations based in Thailand

CentralPlaza Khon Kaen

CentralPlaza Khon Kaen is a shopping mall in Khon Kaen, Thailand. The mall opened on December 3, 2009. It is the first shopping mall of Central Group in Isan of Thailand. Thailand's second largest retail corporation in the northeastern region of Thailand, The Largest Department Store in the northeastern is The Mall Nakhon Ratchasima.

Located at 16.4326, 102.825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
, Shopping malls in Thailand, Central Pattana, Shopping malls established in 2009, 2009 establishments in Thailand

Khon Kaen Wittayayon School

Khon Kaen Wittayayon School is a public school located in downtown Khon Kaen Province, Thailand. It admits secondary students (mathayom 1–6, equivalent to grades 7–12). Founded in 1897 as a boys' school for Khon Kaen Province, it then became the first coeducational school in Khon Kaen. The school's former names were "Khon Kaen (boys') School" and "That Wittayakhan Temple School". The first school principal was Mr. Tub Chimma.

Located at 16.4319, 102.835 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Khon Kaen Province, Schools in Thailand

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kawn Ken, Khohn Ken, Changwat Muang Khon Kaen, Muang Khon Kaen, Changwat Khon Kaen, Khon Kan, Amphoe Phralap, Khonkhaen, Amphoe Pralap, Khon Khen, Amphoe Muang Khon Kaen, Muang Kaun Gean, Khonkean, Konkahen, Muang Khaunkaen, Khon Kaen, Mueang Khon Kaen, קון קאן, Khonken, KKC, 콘깬, Khonkenas, کھون کائن, Кхонкэн, เมืองขอนแก่น, เทศบาลนครขอนแก่น, ขอนแก่น, کھون کیئن, 坤敬市, 孔敬