There are 9 ways to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Hat Yai (HDY) BKK - HDY
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kampar

$82 - $257

Cheapest option

Train, KTM Komuter, bus  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Butterworth
  3. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal

$28 - $70

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Fly Don Muang to Hat Yai, train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Hat Yai (HDY) DMK - HDY
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kampar

$67 - $208

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BKK - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to Kampar

$90 - $271

Fly Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) DMK - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to Kampar

$73 - $242

Train  •  23 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar 45 Hua Lamphong - Padang Besar - Class II Sleeper AC
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kampar

$53 - $115

Bus, Mini Van  •  25 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Penang
  3. Take the bus from Penang to Tanah Rata Cameron Highlands

$49 - $63

Bus  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal

$37 - $50

Drive  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District 850.4 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District is to bus which costs ฿1200 - ฿1700 and takes 27 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District is to fly and train which costs ฿2600 - ฿8500 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District. However, there are services departing from Bangkok Tara Travel and arriving at Tanah Rata Cameron Highlands via Hat Yai and Penang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h.

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The distance between Bangkok and Cameron Highlands District is 1036 km. The road distance is 1360.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District without a car is to train which takes 23 h 27 min and costs ฿1700 - ฿3800.

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It takes approximately 9 h 17 min to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District bus services, operated by Tara Tour and Travel, depart from Bangkok Tara Travel station.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District is to train which takes 23 h 27 min and costs ฿1700 - ฿3800. Alternatively, you can bus and Mini Van, which costs ฿1500 - ฿2100 and takes 25 h.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District.
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  • Distance: 647.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 17 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Cameron Highlands District, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District via Padang Besar, Padang Besar, and Kampar in around 23 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok to Cameron Highlands District via Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Hat Yai, and Penang in around 25 h.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kampar
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $10
Gold
$12 - $14
Platinum
$16 - $19
Train from KL Sentral to Kampar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $6
Gold
$6 - $7
Platinum
$8 - $10
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
New Asian Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai to Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Penang to Tanah Rata Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Theven Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Rhinoariel Travel & Tours
Website
facebook.com
Bus from BHP Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com

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