There are 9 ways to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok by bus, car, plane or train

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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Bus, drive to Narathiwat, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Kubor
  2. Drive from Pengkalan Kubor to Narathiwat
  3. Fly from Narathiwat (NAW) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) NAW - BKK

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Drive, train  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Sungai Kolok
  2. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Hua Lamphong 38 Sungai Kolok - Hua Lamphong - VIP Sleeper / ...

$23 - $71

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Bus, drive to Narathiwat, fly to Don Muang  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Kubor
  2. Drive from Pengkalan Kubor to Narathiwat
  3. Fly from Narathiwat (NAW) to Don Muang (DMK) NAW - DMK

Bus to Kota Bharu, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Chepa
  2. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) KBR - BKK

Bus to Kota Bharu, fly to Don Muang  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Chepa
  2. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Don Muang (DMK) KBR - DMK

Drive, train to Hat Yai, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Sungai Kolok
  2. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
  3. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HDY - BKK

$62 - $245

Drive, train to Hat Yai, fly to Don Muang  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Sungai Kolok
  2. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
  3. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Don Muang (DMK) HDY - DMK

$48 - $196

Bus, KTM Komuter, train  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong

$31 - $73

Drive  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Bangkok 792.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok is to drive and train which costs RM 95 - RM 290 and takes 21 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok is to drive and train and fly which costs RM 250 - RM 1000 and takes 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kuala Besut and Bangkok is 910 km. The road distance is 1268.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok without a car is to bus and KTM Komuter and train which takes 28 h 6 min and costs RM 120 - RM 310.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Narathiwat Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Bangkok is 1 h behind Kuala Besut. It is currently 4:25 PM in Kuala Besut and 3:25 PM in Bangkok.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Besut to Bangkok is 1268 km. It takes approximately 18 h 26 min to drive from Kuala Besut to Bangkok.

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Thai Smile offers flights from Narathiwat Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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The nearest airport to Bangkok is Don Muang (DMK) Airport which is 20.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Suvarnabhumi (BKK) (27.8 km) and Utapao (UTP) (131.4 km).

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Map of how to get from Kuala Besut to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 568.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Kuala Besut, Malaysia and Bangkok, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Besut to Bangkok. However, you can take the taxi to Pasir Puteh, take the bus to Pengkalan Kubor, take the drive to Narathiwat airport, fly to Suvarnabhumi, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi Airport, then take the train to Bangkok. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pasir Puteh, take the bus to Pengkalan Kubor, take the drive to Narathiwat 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.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Narathiwat to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Kota Bharu to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Narathiwat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Flights from Kota Bharu to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Hat Yai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Narathiwat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Flights from Hat Yai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Kota Bharu to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Lumpur, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Kota Bharu to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
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
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Sungai Kolok to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$9 - $12
2nd Class (Seat)
$16 - $23
2nd Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$45 - $60
Train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Kubor
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Pasir Puteh to Pengkalan Chepa
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
easybook.com

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