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There are 9 ways to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok by ferry, plane, bus, train or bus and ferry

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 Trang, fly to Don Muang  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Hat Yao Pier
  2. Fly from Trang (TST) to Don Muang (DMK) TST - DMK

$90 - $194

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Bus, train  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ko Lanta to Surat Thani station
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong 40 Suratthani - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$30 - $68

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Ferry, Longtail Boat to Krabi, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Lanta to Railay Beach
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
  3. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) KBV - BKK

$74 - $198

Ferry, Longtail Boat to Krabi, fly to Don Muang  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Lanta to Railay Beach
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
  3. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Don Muang (DMK) KBV - DMK

$63 - $158

Ferry, Speed boat to Phuket, fly to Don Muang  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Yao Noi
  2. Take the Speed boat from Koh Yao Noi to Phuket Bang Rong Pier
  3. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Don Muang (DMK) HKT - DMK

$80 - $238

Bus to Surat Thani, fly to Don Muang  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ko Lanta to Surat Thani station
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Don Muang (DMK) URT - DMK

$44 - $135

Bus and ferry  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Bangkok Khao San Road

$37

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  18 h

  1. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Phi Phi - Ton Sai Direct Line
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khaosan Road Songserm

$44 - $63

Ferry, train  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Hat Yao Pier Tigerline
  2. Take the train from Kantang to Hua Lamphong 168 Kantang - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$76 - $132

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1200 and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok is to ferry and Longtail Boat and fly which costs ฿2400 - ฿6500 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta and arriving at Bangkok Khao San Road. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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The distance between Koh Lanta and Bangkok is 697 km.

The best way to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 2 min and costs ฿950 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Koh Lanta to Bangkok bus services, operated by Thai Sriram Tour, depart from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta station.

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The quickest flight from Trang Airport to Don Muang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Koh Lanta to Bangkok bus services, operated by Thai Sriram Tour, arrive at Bangkok Khao San Road station.

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Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Trang Airport to Don Muang Airport.

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Map of how to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 435.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Koh Lanta, Thailand and Bangkok, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Koh Lanta to Bangkok. However, you can take the ferry to Hat Yao Pier, take the Private Transfer to Trang Airport, take the walk to Trang airport, fly to Don Muang, take the walk to Don Mueang Terminal 2, then take the bus to Bangkok. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Railay Beach, take the Longtail Boat to Ao Nang Pier, take the walk to Ao Nang, take the bus to Krabi Airport, take the walk to Krabi airport, fly to Suvarnabhumi, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi Airport, then take the train to Bangkok.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Trang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Trang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Trang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Kantang to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Ko Lanta to Surat Thani station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khaosan Road Songserm
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Hat Yao Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Phone
087- 2747701
Email
info@rocknrowthailand.com
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Phuket Bang Rong Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Andaman Wave Master
Chaokoh Ferry
Phone
064-1624955
Email
theindy1234@gmail.com
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Phone
(+66)81-599-1936
Email
andamanferry@gmail.com
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Phone
081-6782826
Email
info@bundhayaspeedboat.com
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com

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