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There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Andaman Sea by train, plane or bus

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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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Phuket, travel

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Phuket (HKT)
  3. Travel from Phuket to Andaman Sea

Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Phuket, travel

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Phuket (HKT)
  2. Travel from Phuket to Andaman Sea

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Krabi, travel

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Krabi (KBV)
  3. Travel from Krabi to Andaman Sea

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Phuket, travel

  1. Take the bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Phuket (HKT)
  3. Travel from Phuket to Andaman Sea

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Ranong, travel

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ranong (UNN)
  3. Travel from Ranong to Andaman Sea

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Surat Thani, travel

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Surat Thani (URT)
  3. Travel from Surat Thani to Andaman Sea
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, permanent residents and visa holders

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Thailand from Malaysia

  • 14-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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  • 14-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 islands: Phuket, Koh Samui, Koh Pha Ngan and Koh Tao. They must stay on the island for at least 14 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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Considerations leaving from Malaysia

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

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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 Andaman Sea is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Andaman Sea is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Andaman Sea 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: 13 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Andaman Sea is 1062 km.

It takes approximately 12h 51m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Andaman Sea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Phuket Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Andaman Sea is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 12:52 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 11:52 AM in Andaman Sea.

AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Phuket Airport.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 11.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Andaman Sea.
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  • Distance: 1062 km
  • Duration: 12h 51m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Andaman Sea?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Andaman Sea. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Phuket, then take the travel to Andaman Sea. Alternatively, you can take the train to Terminal Skypark Komuter Station, take the walk to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah airport, fly to Phuket, then take the travel to Andaman Sea.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3000 - ฿8500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿3300 - ฿9000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Kuala Namu, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3000 - ฿5500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Chiang Mai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿4600 - ฿12000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Singapore Changi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿3200 - ฿14000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿4400 - ฿10000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Chiang Mai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿14000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿7500 - ฿23000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿4300 - ฿16000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿4900
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1700 - ฿7000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿4300 - ฿16000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿4900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿5500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿4500 - ฿12000
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿4300 - ฿16000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1700 - ฿7000
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿6000 - ฿19000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿9000 - ฿28000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2500 - ฿6500
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿3300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿13000
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿850 - ฿9000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿4500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Chiang Mai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿14000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿4600
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿1900 - ฿7500
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Kuala Namu, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿3500 - ฿6000
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿300 - ฿450
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿769
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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