There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Chumphon by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...

$11 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Chumphon

$10 - $21

5 alternative options

Bus, Minivan  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Prachuap Khirikhan
  2. Take the Minivan from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon 780

$15 - $20

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Chumphon 286.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Don Muang to Chumphon, train  •  5 h 14 min

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

$56 - $217

Fly Don Muang to Ranong, Mini Bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Ranong (UNN) DMK - UNN
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Ranong to Chumphon

$62 - $213

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Surat Thani, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Surat Thani (URT) BKK - URT
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon

$45 - $202

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

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Bangkok to Chumphon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok to Chumphon via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal and Prachuap Khirikhan in around 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Don Muang to Ranong
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Ranong
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
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 Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Train from Pathio to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
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
$9
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Monsiri Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Bus
Bus from Ranong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bangkok and Chumphon is 390 km. The road distance is 458 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Chumphon is to bus and Minivan which costs ฿490 - ฿650 and takes 7 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Chumphon is to fly and train which takes 5 h 14 min and costs ฿1800 - ฿7000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hua Lamphong and arriving at Chumphon. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 36 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Democracy Monument and arriving at Chumphon via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal and Prachuap Khirikhan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

The train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon takes 6 h 36 min including transfers and departs every two hours.