There are 5 ways to get from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani by taxi, train, ferry, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ban Pak Bara to Kantang
  2. Take the train from Kantang to Suratthani Train Station 168 Kantang - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$88 - $128

Cheapest option

Mini Van  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pak Bara to Khao Sok
  2. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok National Park to Surat Thani Phantip Station

$32

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Speedboat, bus and ferry, Mini Van  •  9 h

  1. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara Pier to Ko Lipe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
  3. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Suratthani

$61 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani 197.9 miles

$27 - $45

Minivan, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Surat Thani (URT) HDY - URT

$87 - $172

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The cheapest way to get from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani is to Mini Van which costs ฿1027 and takes 12 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani is to drive which costs ฿900 - ฿1400 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani station. However, there are services departing from Pak Bara and arriving at Surat Thani Phantip Station via Khao Sok National Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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The distance between Ban Pak Bara and Surat Thani is 257 km. The road distance is 316.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani without a car is to taxi and train which takes 7 h 36 min and costs ฿2800 - ฿4200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani, including transfers.

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Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani bus services, operated by , depart from Pak Bara station.

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There is no direct flight from Hat Yai Airport to Surat Thani Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani bus services, operated by Phantip Travel, arrive at Surat Thani Phantip Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani is 317 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani.

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  • Distance: 160.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 36 min

What companies run services between Ban Pak Bara, Thailand and Surat Thani, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Ban Pak Bara to Surat Thani via Khao Sok and Khao Sok National Park in around 12 h 6 min.

Airlines
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Udon Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Kantang to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Mini Van
Bus from Pak Bara to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Khao Sok National Park to Surat Thani Phantip Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
lipethailand.com
Book at
lipethailand.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Pak Bara to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
secure.widediscovery.com
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Pak Bara Satun to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ban Pak Bara to Kantang
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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Thai Smile, Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Hat Yai Airport to Surat Thani Airport.

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There are 126+ hotels available in Surat Thani. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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