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There are 10 ways to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach by plane, ferry, train, taxi, bus, bus and ferry 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.

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Krabi, Longtail Boat  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Krabi (KBV) BKK - KBV
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach

฿1490 - ฿5202

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Bus, Longtail Boat #2  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East

฿783 - ฿1035

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Fly Don Muang to Krabi, Longtail Boat  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Krabi (KBV) DMK - KBV
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach

฿1009 - ฿3700

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Phuket, ferry  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Phuket (HKT) BKK - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach

฿2556 - ฿6332

Fly Don Muang to Phuket, ferry  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phuket (HKT) DMK - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach

฿2125 - ฿5330

Train, taxi  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song 41 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Railay Beach

฿1845 - ฿3414

Train, minivan, Longtail Boat  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
  2. Take the minivan from Chumphon to Krabi Bus
  3. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East

฿1221 - ฿2189

Bus, Longtail Boat  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Krabi Bus Station
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East

฿1000

Bus and ferry  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Railay Beach

฿1200

Drive  •  11h 17m

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Railay Beach 487.3 miles

฿2200 - ฿3300

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach is to bus and Longtail Boat which costs ฿750 - ฿1100 and takes 15h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach is to fly and Longtail Boat which costs ฿1400 - ฿5500 and takes 4h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hua Lamphong station station and arriving at Railay Beach. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15h 30m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Railay Beach is 664 km. The road distance is 779.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach without a car is to train and taxi which takes 13h 15m and costs ฿1800 - ฿3500.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Railay Beach bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, arrive at Hua Lamphong station.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Krabi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Bangkok to Railay Beach bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, arrive at Railay Beach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Railay Beach is 780 km. It takes approximately 11h 17m to drive from Bangkok to Railay Beach.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Railay Beach.
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  • Distance: 414.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Railay Beach, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Bangkok to Railay Beach. However, you can take the train to Suvarnabhumi Airport, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi airport, fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, take the bus to Ao Nang, take the walk to Ao Nang Pier, then take the Longtail Boat to Railay Beach. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Don Mueang, take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, take the bus to Ao Nang, take the walk to Ao Nang Pier, then take the Longtail Boat to Railay Beach.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿2400
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿3300
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿8000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿9000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿850 - ฿4900
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿900 - ฿5500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿7500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿7500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿9500
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿4000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿8000
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿6500
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿8000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿8500
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿440 - ฿1700
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
฿220 - ฿310
2nd Class (Seat)
฿440 - ฿650
2nd Class (Berth)
฿750 - ฿1000
1st Class (Berth)
฿1200 - ฿1700
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿370 - ฿1400
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
฿150 - ฿250
2nd Class (Seat)
฿370 - ฿550
2nd Class (Berth)
฿650 - ฿900
1st Class (Berth)
฿1000 - ฿1400
Bus operators
Fame Tour
Phone
0 7757 1077
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Krabi Bus
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿699
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿850
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿600 - ฿900
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Paradive Travel
Phone
081-453-5199
Email
natt2543@hotmail.com
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1200
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
฿100
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Phone
087- 2747701
Email
info@rocknrowthailand.com
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿200
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿850 - ฿1100
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿150
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿1800

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Thai Smile, Thai Airways International, Thai Vietjet Air and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Krabi Airport.

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There are 848+ hotels available in Railay Beach. Prices start at ฿600 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26m and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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