There are 8 ways to get from Ipoh to Bangkok by plane, train, bus, night bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) IPH - BKK

$76 - $299

Cheapest option

Train  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Hua Lamphong

$29 - $96

6 alternative options

Fly Ipoh to Don Muang  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Don Muang (DMK) IPH - DMK

$112 - $213

Train to Hat Yai, fly to Don Muang  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Padang Besar
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Don Muang (DMK) HDY - DMK

$38 - $163

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Don Muang  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Don Muang (DMK) KUL - DMK

$50 - $196

Bus  •  23 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Bus Terminal

$44 - $57

Bus, night bus  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh to Hat Yai
  2. Take the night bus from Songkhla to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal

$45

Drive  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Bangkok 792.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Bangkok is to bus and night bus which costs RM 183 and takes 23 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Bangkok is to fly which costs RM 300 - RM 1300 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Bangkok is 1020 km. The road distance is 1267.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Ipoh to Bangkok, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipoh to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Ipoh and arriving at Wat Ratchanatdaram via Hat Yai and Mochit 2 Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipoh to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Ipoh and arriving at Hua Lamphong via Padang Besar and Hat Yai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Bangkok, Thailand?

Scoot Tigerair , Singapore Airlines and six other airlines fly from Ipoh to Bangkok every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ipoh to Bangkok via Padang Besar and Hat Yai in around 19 h 29 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Don Muang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Ipoh to Don Muang via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Ipoh to Don Muang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Flights from Ipoh to Don Muang via Singapore, Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Ipoh to Don Muang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ipoh to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$15 - $18
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $12
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Thai Good Travel
Website
thaigoodtravel.com
Bus from Ipoh to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
thaigoodtravel.com
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Siam Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Night bus from Songkhla to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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