There are 6 ways to get from Bangkok to Pulau Perhentian by plane, taxi, ferry, bus or train

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 Don Muang to Kota Bharu, taxi, ferry  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kota Bharu (KBR) DMK - KBR
  2. Take a taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$109 - $255

Cheapest option

Train, taxi, ferry  •  24 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Sungai Kolok
  2. Take a taxi from Bukit Panau to Kuala Besut
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$52 - $103

4 alternative options

Fly Don Muang to Kuala Trengganu, bus, ferry  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) DMK - TGG
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$150 - $338

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai, train, taxi, ferry  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Hat Yai (HDY) BKK - HDY
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Sungai Kolok
  3. Take a taxi from Bukit Panau to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$91 - $278

Bus, taxi, ferry  •  28 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Satun
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bukit Lagi to Kubang Kerian
  3. Take a taxi from Kubang Kerian to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$62 - $85

Bus, Mini Van, taxi, ferry  •  29 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Butterworth
  3. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Kubang Kerian
  4. Take a taxi from Kubang Kerian to Kuala Besut
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$108 - $117

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Pulau Perhentian is to train and taxi and ferry which costs ฿1700 - ฿3500 and takes 24 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Pulau Perhentian is to fly and taxi and ferry which costs ฿3600 - ฿9000 and takes 9 h 53 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Pulau Perhentian is 908 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 53 min to get from Bangkok to Pulau Perhentian, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Bangkok to Pulau Perhentian. However, you can take the bus to Don Mueang (Terminal 1-2), take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to Kota Bharu, take the taxi to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Don Mueang (Terminal 1-2), take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to Kuala Trengganu, take the taxi to Kuala Terengganu, take the bus to Jerteh, take the taxi to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Don Muang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Sungai Kolok
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Train from Hua Lamphong to Sungai Kolok
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$9 - $12
2nd Class (Seat)
$16 - $22
2nd Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$45 - $60
Bus operators
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bukit Lagi to Kubang Kerian
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Sungai Petani to Kubang Kerian
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
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
$26
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Gabungan Persatuan Pemandu Kereta Sewa Kelantan Barat
Phone
+60 9-744 2650

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