The Ratchada Train Night Market in Bangkok


Here at ZAZZ, we love exploring our stunning destinations and introducing to others the charming spots we find.


Just a short wander from ZAZZ Urban Bangkok through the dazzling streets of Ratchadapisek is the Ratchada Train Night Market or locally known as Talad Nud Rod Fai, a vibrant outdoor market featuring food stalls, chic restaurants, jazzy bars, fashion outlets and souvenir stores.


Why Go


Thai night markets are a go-to-place for locals and visiting tourists alike as they are a fantastic way to get a slice of local life and savor a taste of authentic local cuisine. If you are looking for a night market in Bangkok where you can experience all that and more, then Ratchada Train Night Market will not disappoint. Not only does it house a wide variety of food and fashion stalls where you can shop and dine, but it also offers a lively atmosphere to get you in the mood. Not to mention the multi-colored tents that are truly captivating, giving you jovial night bazaar feel.

Ratchada Train Night Market Thailand

If Thai food is your thing, then you come to the right place. There are many excellent food stalls and eateries at this Bangkok night market where you can get a taste of everything, from authentic Thai dishes, delectable finger foods, sweet treats to fresh fruit shakes and other drinking indulgences.


For shopaholics, Ratchada Train Night Market is the perfect spot to shop until you drop. There to find are great deals on clothes, accessories, shoes, bags, souvenirs, electronics and some vintage stuff you will struggle to find elsewhere. With the variety and affordability of the items on offer, there is really a little something for everyone.


For those who would like to chill out and stay awhile, may find themselves at one of the trendy bars on site. Shipping containers as well as vintage cars have been transformed into drinking spaces where a wide range of alcoholic beverages and other drinking delights can be enjoyed.


How to Get There


This alluring Bangkok night market has a central location that is very easy to find. It is just right behind Esplanade Shopping Mall Complex on the bustling Ratchadapisek Road and just a walking distance from Thailand Cultural Center MRT subway station. If you are taking a taxi, make sure to mention to your driver that you would go to Ratchada Train Night Market as there is also one in Srinakirin, the main version of this night market located on the outskirts of Bangkok.


When to go


Ratchada Train Night Market is open every day from 5:00 pm til 1:00 am. On weekends, the night market can be too crowded – but take it as a part of the experience. For those who do not like the idea of dragging around may come earlier should they wish to avoid the massive crowds.



Ratchada Train Night Market has a Facebook page >> ตลาดนัดรถไฟ รัชดา : Train Night Market Ratchada where you can connect and check updates on deals, activities and upcoming events.


Where to Stay in Bangkok


Situated in Rama 9 district is the urban oasis of ZAZZ Urban Bangkok. It features 48 well-appointed rooms and suites, ultra-fast wireless Internet, a vibrant co-working space, an on-site restaurant & cafe and a hip Bangkok rooftop bar called ZOOK.


ZAZZ Urban is regarded as a little haven of Rama 9 where guests come to work hard and play harder.


ZAZZ Urban Bangkok is just a short driving distance from Ratchada Train Night Market. Guests who desire to visit this fascinating Bangkok night market may take the train to Thailand Cultural Center MRT subway station. It is just a station away from Rama 9 – the closest MRT station from our Bangkok accommodation. Taxi or Grab option is readily available as well.