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Train  •  6 h 1 min

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

$12 - $41

5 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Surat Thani 393 Rayong

$14 - $45

Minivan, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan
  2. Take the bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Suratthani 780

$13 - $18

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Hua Hin to Surat Thani 285.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Surat Thani (URT) BKK - URT

$46 - $202

Train to Don Muang, fly  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Surat Thani (URT) DMK - URT

$41 - $176

What companies run services between Hua Hin, Thailand and Surat Thani, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Hua Hin to Surat Thani every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hua Hin to Surat Thani via Prachuap Khiri Khan and Prachuap Khirikhan in around 8 h 9 min.

Airlines
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
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 Hin to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Malee Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hua Hin and Surat Thani is 388 km. The road distance is 456 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hua Hin to Surat Thani is to Minivan and bus which costs ฿410 - ฿600 and takes 8 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Hua Hin to Surat Thani is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs ฿380 - ฿1400.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hua Hin and arriving at Surat Thani. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Hua Hin to Surat Thani, including transfers.