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 27 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

$89 - $193

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  14 h 28 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 - $63

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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

$72 - $196

Ferry, Longtail Boat to Krabi, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  6 h 22 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
  4. Take the bus from Tmb Headquarter to Opposite United Nations

$62 - $157

Ferry to Phuket, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Rassada Pier Phuket
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Don Muang (DMK) HKT - DMK
  3. Take the bus from Tmb Headquarter to Opposite United Nations

$56 - $226

Bus to Surat Thani, fly to Don Muang  •  9 h 35 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

$36

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  18 h 33 min

  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 Islands Ton Sai Pier to Southern Bus Terminal

$50 - $69

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 / ...

$75 - $130

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 - ฿7000 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Koh Lanta and Bangkok is 697 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Koh Lanta to Bangkok, including transfers.

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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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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 Bangkok Don Muang Airport, take the line 555 Public Van to Sutheesarn, take the walk to Tmb Headquarter, 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 31 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Trang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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 20 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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $45
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 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Ko Lanta to Surat Thani station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
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
$36
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
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 Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Rassada Pier Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $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
$3
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
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
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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