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There are 10 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon by train, plane, ferry, bus or car

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Koh Samui, ferry  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Koh Samui (USM) KUL - USM
  3. Take the ferry from Ko Phangan to Chumphon

$196 - $511

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Train  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Chumphon 46 Padang Besar - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC

$23 - $64

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Hua Hin, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Hua Hin (HHQ) KUL - HHQ
  3. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon

$62 - $276

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Krabi, minivan, train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Krabi (KBV) KUL - KBV
  3. Take the minivan from Krabi to Surat Thani
  4. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon

$65 - $232

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Phuket, bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Phuket (HKT) KUL - HKT
  3. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Chumphon

$54 - $216

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Chumphon  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chumphon (CJM) KUL - CJM

$127 - $294

Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter, train  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Chumphon

$34 - $145

Bus, minivan  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
  2. Take the minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  3. Take the bus from Suratthani to Chumphon 780

$27 - $29

Bus  •  19 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus from Songkhla to Chumphon

$26 - $28

Drive  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon 632 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon is to bus which costs RM 110 - RM 116 and takes 19 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon is to train and fly which costs RM 250 - RM 1200 and takes 8 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and arriving at Chumphon via Hat Yai Bus Terminal and Suratthani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Kuala Lumpur and arriving at Chumphon via Padang Besar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 34 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Chumphon is 864 km. The road distance is 1011.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon without a car is to train which takes 15 h 34 min and costs RM 90 - RM 270.

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It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon bus services, operated by Sri Maju, depart from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Kuala Lumpur station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon is to train which takes 15 h 34 min and costs RM 90 - RM 270. Alternatively, you can bus and minivan, which costs RM 110 - RM 125 and takes 17 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon.
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  • Distance: 539.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Chumphon, Thailand?

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Padang Besar and Padang Besar in around 15 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Hat Yai Bus Station, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, and Suratthani in around 17 h 58 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Yangon, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Kuala Namu, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Tan Son Nhat, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Kolkata, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Padang Besar to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$2 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Suratthani to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
bus
Bus from Songkhla to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon bus services, operated by Greenbus Thailand, arrive at Chumphon station.

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Chumphon is 1 h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 10:16 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 9:16 PM in Chumphon.

Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Chumphon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon is 1011 km. It takes approximately 12 h 46 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon.

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SilkAir, Malaysia Airlines and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Chumphon. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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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 5.

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