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There are 8 ways to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur by ferry, plane, train, bus, taxi 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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Ferry to Koh Samui, fly, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) USM - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 649 - RM 1762

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Chee Road to Hentian Duta

RM 132 - RM 134

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Bus to Surat Thani, fly, train  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) URT - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 506 - RM 2018

Taxi, train  •  14h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

RM 138 - RM 462

Bus, train  •  14h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

RM 152 - RM 329

Bus via George Town  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
  4. Take the bus from Sungai Nibong to Hentian Duta

RM 141 - RM 143

Bus, minivan  •  17h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  2. Take the minivan from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
  4. Take the bus from Sungai Nibong to Hentian Duta

RM 139 - RM 141

Drive  •  10h 29m

  1. Drive from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur 849.5 km

RM 320 - RM 470

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Malaysia

Last updated: July 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs ฿970 - ฿1000 and takes 15h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur is to bus and fly and train which costs ฿3700 - ฿15000 and takes 6h 16m.

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The distance between Don Sak and Kuala Lumpur is 721 km. The road distance is 849.5 km.

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The best way to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to taxi and train which takes 14h 5m and costs ฿1000 - ฿3500.

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It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Koh Samui Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Don Sak. It is currently 8:22 PM in Don Sak and 9:22 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur is 850 km. It takes approximately 10h 29m to drive from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur.

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Bangkok Airways, SilkAir and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Koh Samui Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4132+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 721.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 36m

What companies run services between Don Sak, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Don Sak to Kuala Lumpur via Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Hat Yai Bus Station, and Hat Yai Chee Road in around 15h 28m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 310 - RM 2400
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 750 - RM 8000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 310 - RM 2400
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 750 - RM 8000
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 700 - RM 2000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 200 - RM 2500
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 14 - RM 160
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 14 - RM 28
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 80 - RM 110
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 40 - RM 60
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 120 - RM 160
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 6 - RM 130
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 6 - RM 21
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 75 - RM 100
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 30 - RM 45
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 95 - RM 130
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 85
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 49 - RM 53
Gold
RM 70 - RM 85
Platinum
RM 95 - RM 120
Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 15
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus from Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 21
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonborrikarn
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 28
Schedules at
12go.asia
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Beh Travel & Tour Sdn
Phone
019 - 545 3888
Email
beh_travel@outlook.com
Website
behtravelandtour.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 40
Schedules at
behtravelandtour.com
KBES (Konsortium Bas Ekspres)
Phone
05-891 7382
Website
kbes.com.my
Bus from Sungai Nibong to Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 39
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Sungai Nibong to Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 39
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
minivan
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 34
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 60
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 29 - RM 45
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
RM 70 - RM 90
Surat Thani Taxi
Phone
+66 77 489288
Koh Samui Taxi
Website
kohsamuitaxi.com

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