There are 9 ways to get from Bangkok to Chaiya by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly Don Muang to Ranong, taxi  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Ranong (UNN) DMK - UNN
  2. Take a taxi from Ranong to Chaiya

$90 - $250

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Train  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chaiya 167 Hua Lamphong - Kantang - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$12 - $45

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Fly Don Muang to Surat Thani, bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Surat Thani (URT) DMK - URT
  2. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Surat Thani station
  3. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Chaiya

$37 - $149

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Surat Thani, bus, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Surat Thani (URT) BKK - URT
  2. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Surat Thani station
  3. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Chaiya

$43 - $196

Fly Don Muang to Nakhon Si Thammarat, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST) DMK - NST
  2. Take the train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Chaiya

$37 - $158

Fly Don Muang to Chumphon, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chumphon (CJM) DMK - CJM
  2. Take the train from Chumphon to Chaiya

$55 - $217

Bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Prachuap Khirikhan
  2. Take the bus from ประจวบคีรีขันธ์ Prachuap Khirikhan to ไชยา Chai ya 872

$17 - $25

Bus, train  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Chumphon
  2. Take the train from Chumphon to Chaiya 167 Hua Lamphong - Kantang - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$18 - $55

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Chaiya 371.1 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hua Lamphong and arriving at Chaiya. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Chaiya is 506 km. The road distance is 593.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Chaiya without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Bangkok to Chaiya, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Chaiya train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Hua Lamphong station.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Chaiya is to bus which takes 8 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Ranong Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Bangkok to Chaiya train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Chaiya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Chaiya is 594 km. It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to drive from Bangkok to Chaiya.

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Thai AirAsia and Nok Air offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Ranong Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Chaiya.
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  • Distance: 316.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Chaiya, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Bangkok to Chaiya via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal, Prachuap Khirikhan, ประจวบคีรีขันธ์ Prachuap Khirikhan, and ไชยา Chai ya in around 8 h 46 min. Alternatively, State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Chaiya hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ranong
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Flights from Don Muang to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $190
Flights from Don Muang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Ranong
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Don Muang to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Flights from Don Muang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Flights from Don Muang to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $180
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
Train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Chumphon to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $45
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Surat Thani station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Bang Saphan Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Prachuap Khirikhan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Malee Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Prachuap Khiri Khan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from ประจวบคีรีขันธ์ Prachuap Khirikhan to ไชยา Chai ya
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Suwannatee
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ranong to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Don Muang Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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