Phahurat Market: Wholesale & Retail Fabric Market in Bangkok, Thailand
(The Phahurat Market often referred to as Phahurat Market, Little India, Indian Town)
Phahurat Textile & Fabric Market: If you are looking for exotic fabrics to spice up your home decor or to get some nice Indian delicacies at cheap prices, this commercial market is worth a visit. The Phahurat fabric market is a famous fabric/textile wholesale and retail center in Bangkok, a place specially made for those who are of fond of textile shopping. The Little India fabric market is quite huge and diverse, with all types of fabrics for sale from designer drapery fabrics to vintage design cloth fabrics.
Phahurat Market Tourist Attractions: It is a huge market where buyers from all over Thailand come to visit to get fabrics at bargain, wholesale prices. There are many fabric wholesalers and retailers to choose from not including the major department stores in the area such as The Old Siam, China World, and Indian Emporium (one of the largest Indian shopping markets in Bangkok). These department stores are also well renowned for acquiring beautiful, high quality fabrics at the best prices.
Phahurat as an Indian Food and Products Market: Phahurat is not only famous for being a bargain fabrics market, it is also known for getting high quality Indian products and tasty Indian food at low, budget-friendly costs as well. There are also several street markets where you could find accessory shops, Indian artifacts and deities, Indian cuisines, local snacks and sweets etc. There are Buddhist and Sikh temples in Phahurat, and are known to be great tourist attractions. The Old Siam Plaza is a nationally famous department store and a popular tourist site for years. The Plaza was named “The Old Siam” because it symbolizes Thailand (also known as Siam) several decades ago where this area was already one of the commercially advanced areas of Thailand.
(The Chinatown (Sampeng Market) and Indian Town (Phahurat Market) areas were already developed well before Sukhumvit and other central Bangkok areas because of its strong connection with business and commerce.)
How to go the Phahurat Textile Market
Taking the MRT Underground Train
Take the MRT train to Hua Lamphong MRT Station, this station is right at the end of the railway line. Take Exit 4 and you could take a cab or a bus (Bus No. 73) to go to Phahurat Market from there.
Taking the Sky Train
First Method) Take the BTS train to Saphan Taksin Station. This station is on the Silom Line. Take Exit 2 to get to the Chao Phraya Express Boat. Take the boat to Rajawongse Pier.
Second Method) Alternatively, you travel by land by taking the BTS to the National Stadium Station, once again exit through Exit 2 and you could take a cab or a bus (Bus No. 73) to go to the Phahurat Market.
Opening Hours and Closing Hours of the Main Phahurat Textile Market
The opening hours of the commercial Phahurat market are around 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM in the morning, and the closing hours are around 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in the evening.
Our Phahurat Textile Curtains Shop
Looking for curtain fabrics in Bangkok at budget, wholesale prices? Please visit our Fabric Plus curtains shop in Phahurat Textile Market (Little India). We sell house curtain fabrics, drapery fabrics, lace fabrics, upholstery fabrics, and many interior decoration fabrics right in the Phahurat Textile Market of Bangkok. You can get many kinds of draperies and curtains at low, budget-friendly prices. Our curtains store is located on Phahurat Road right across the road from China World Fabric Outlet, you can view the map for the curtain fabrics shop in Phahurat textile market to locate the store.