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There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom by plane, bus, train, taxi 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 to Surat Thani, bus

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Surat Thani (URT)
  2. Take the bus from Surat Thani Airport to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier

Cheapest option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to Hat Yai
  4. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  5. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier

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Fly to Nakhon Si Thammarat, bus

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST)
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport to Khanom

Fly to Krabi, bus

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Krabi (KBV)
  2. Take the bus from Krabi Sea Pearl Travel to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Ipoh
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Butterworth
  4. Take the train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  6. Take the train from Hat Yai to Na San
  7. Take a taxi from Na San to Amphoe Khanom

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Terminal Amanjaya
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Songkhla to Suratthani
  4. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset to Khanom

Train, bus, minivan

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to Hat Yai
  4. Take the minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  5. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset to Khanom

Drive

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom
Malaysia → Thailand
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International entry into Thailand from Malaysia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Malaysia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vietnam

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Thailand from Malaysia

  • 7 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by the Thai embassy or consulate
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 7 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by the Thai embassy or consulate
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination and a negative COVID-19 test are exempt from compulsory quarantine if travelling to the following destinations: Phuket, Krabi, Phang Nga, Ko Samui, Ko Pha-ngan, and Ko Tao. They must stay on the island for at least 7 days before travelling to other regions
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bhutan, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Mauritius, Monaco, Morocco, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan and Vietnam

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Rules to follow in Thailand

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Malaysia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Thailand from Malaysia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amphoe Khanom is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amphoe Khanom is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amphoe Khanom is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

Yes, entry into Malaysia from Thailand is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 12 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand.

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom is to train and bus which costs RM 170 - RM 220 and takes 17h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom is to fly and bus which takes 6h 48m and costs RM 490 - RM 800.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Amphoe Khanom is 745 km. The road distance is 859.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 53m and costs RM 170 - RM 220.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Surat Thani Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 50m and has one stopover.

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Amphoe Khanom is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL). It is currently 9:03 PM in Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and 8:03 PM in Amphoe Khanom.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom is 859 km. It takes approximately 10h 26m to drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom.

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Thai Smile, Thai Vietjet Air, AirAsia and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Surat Thani Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Amphoe Khanom. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom.
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  • Distance: 745.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), Malaysia and Amphoe Khanom, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Amphoe Khanom via Terminal Amanjaya, Hat Yai, Songkhla, Suratthani, Surathani Talad Kaset, and Khanom in around 18h 54m.

Airlines
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿8000 - ฿20000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿4800 - ฿11000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿13000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Kuala Namu, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿5500 - ฿12000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Singapore Changi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿10000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿8000 - ฿19000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿8500 - ฿21000
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿3400 - ฿8500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿13000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿7000 - ฿15000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿4700
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿250 - ฿440
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿290 - ฿440
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿260 - ฿290
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
฿190 - ฿210
Gold
฿260 - ฿290
Platinum
฿330 - ฿390
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿140 - ฿170
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿45 - ฿950
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)
฿45 - ฿160
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿240 - ฿340
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
Train from Hat Yai to Na San
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿95 - ฿1200
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)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1200
Bus operators
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus from Surat Thani Airport to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿230
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Krabi Sea Pearl Travel to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿290
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Don Sak Rajah Ferry Pier
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿150
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport to Khanom
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿280
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset to Khanom
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿250
Schedules at
12go.asia
KKKL Express
Phone
012-7082999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿278
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
Etika Express
Phone
03-9287 7799
Email
etikadelta@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿317
Schedules at
busonlineticket.com
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿317
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
12go.asia
KBES (Konsortium Bas Ekspres)
Phone
05-891 7382
Website
kbes.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿305
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Penang Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿367
Schedules at
redbus.my
Beh Travel & Tour Sdn
Phone
019 - 545 3888
Email
beh_travel@outlook.com
Website
behtravelandtour.com
Bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿317
Schedules at
behtravelandtour.com
Nakhonborrikarn
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿190
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿175
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Klia T1 to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿301
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
easybook.com
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Email
CS@starmartonline.com
Website
starmartbus.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿349
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
easybook.com
Star Shuttle
Phone
603-4043 8811
Email
info@starwira.com
Website
starwira.com
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿357
Schedules at
busonlineticket.com
Perak Transit
Phone
05-255 1128
Email
enquiry@peraktransit.com.my
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Klia to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿200 - ฿290
Schedules at
easybook.com
Yoyo Express
Phone
+60 5-545 7669
Email
info@yoyo.my
Website
yoyo.my
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿357
Schedules at
yoyo.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Phone
+6016-5217774
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿436
Schedules at
easybook.com
bus
Bus from Songkhla to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿170
minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿250
Other operators
Taxi from Na San to Amphoe Khanom
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Estimated price
฿650 - ฿850

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