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There are 2 ways to get from Bangkok to Sydney by plane or train

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Fly to Sydney  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Sydney (SYD) BKK - SYD

$350 - $2,920

1 alternative option

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  19h 11m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Newcastle (NTL) BKK - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$514 - $1,519

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International entry into Australia from Thailand

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Thailand
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Australia, as well as residents from New Zealand

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Australia with the above exceptions. India are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Australia from Thailand

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Thailand
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand, Kiribati, Myanmar, Niue, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Australia

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Considerations leaving from Thailand

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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No, entry into Australia from Thailand is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sydney is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sydney is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Sydney is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800 020 080.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Thailand from Australia.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Sydney is to fly which costs ฿8000 - ฿70000 and takes 11h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from Bangkok to Sydney is to fly which takes 11h 40m and costs ฿8000 - ฿70000.

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The distance between Bangkok and Sydney is 7536 km.

It takes approximately 11h 40m to get from Bangkok to Sydney, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h.

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Sydney is 3h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 4:31 PM in Bangkok and 7:31 PM in Sydney.

Thai Airways International, Qantas, Jetstar and four other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 7535.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 40m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Thai Airways International, Qantas and nine other airlines fly from Bangkok to Sydney every 3 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Sydney via Manila
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Newcastle via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15

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