There are 9 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon by train, plane, ferry, bus 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

Train, fly to Koh Samui, ferry  •  11 h 4 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

$195 - $511

Cheapest option

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 - $65

7 alternative options

Train, fly to Hua Hin  •  8 h 43 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, fly to Phuket, bus  •  12 h 46 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

$53 - $217

Train, fly to Chumphon  •  10 h 6 min

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

$126 - $293

Train, fly to Ranong, Mini Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ranong (UNN) KUL - UNN
  3. Take the Mini Bus from Ranong to Chumphon

$124 - $283

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

$29 - $33

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon is to bus which costs RM 105 - RM 115 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 43 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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It takes approximately 11 h 4 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon, including transfers.

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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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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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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon.
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  • Distance: 539.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 4 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
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Jakarta, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
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 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 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 Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chumphon via Kolkata, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ranong via Phnom Penh, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
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 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $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 ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Suratthani to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Bus
Bus from Ranong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Sri Maju
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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