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There are 5 ways to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur by ferry, plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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Recommended option

Ferry, fly, train  •  8h

  1. Take the ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier 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 743 - RM 1621

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  16h 54m

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Phangan to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
  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 170 - RM 521

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, minivan, bus  •  19h 27m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Surat Thani Seatran
  2. Take the minivan from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Chee Road to Hentian Duta

RM 198

Ferry, bus and ferry, bus  •  21h 44m

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Ko Tao
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Hat Yai Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Chee Road to Hentian Duta

RM 259 - RM 308

Car ferry, drive  •  12h 57m

  1. Take the car ferry from Koh Phangan to Don Sak Pier
  2. Drive from Don Sak Pier to Kuala Lumpur

RM 338 - RM 478

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur is to bus and ferry and minivan and bus which costs ฿1471 and takes 19h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and fly and train which costs ฿5500 - ฿12000 and takes 8h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan and arriving at Hentian Duta via Surathani Talad Kaset Station and Hat Yai Chee Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 27m.

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The distance between Ko Pha Ngan and Kuala Lumpur is 755 km.

The best way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to ferry and train which takes 16h 54m and costs ฿1200 - ฿3900.

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It takes approximately 8h to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Seatran Discovery, depart from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan station.

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There is no direct flight from Koh Samui Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Alisan Golden Coach Express, arrive at Hentian Duta station.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Ko Pha Ngan. It is currently 6:20 AM in Ko Pha Ngan and 7:20 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Map of how to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 754.6 km
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur. However, you can take the ferry to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui, take the walk to Bangrak, take the bus to Koh Samui Airport, take the walk to Koh Samui airport, fly to Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Klia T1, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Pha Ngan to Kuala Lumpur via Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, Surat Thani Train Station, Hat Yai, and Padang Besar in around 16h 54m.

Airlines
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 700 - RM 1500
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 700 - RM 1500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 750 - RM 5500
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 750 - RM 5500
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 55
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 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Surat Thani Seatran
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 95
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 149
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
minivan
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 34
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 50
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 60 - RM 90
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Lomprayah
Phone
+66 (0) 2629 0011
Email
info@lomprayah.com
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 80 - RM 120
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 55 - RM 80
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 55
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Raja Ferry

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