There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or ferry

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, taxi  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  4. Take a taxi from Suratthani Train Station to Don Sak

$49 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus, Minivan  •  18 h 25 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 Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Don Sak Pier

$31 - $32

5 alternative options

Train, taxi via Chaiya  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Chaiya
  4. Take a taxi from Chaiya to Don Sak

$58 - $123

Bus, train, taxi  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Chaiya
  3. Take a taxi from Chaiya to Don Sak

$70 - $106

Drive  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak 527.6 miles

$70 - $110

Train, fly to Koh Samui, ferry  •  8 h 27 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 Koh Samui to Don Sak Pier

$172 - $472

Train, fly to Surat Thani, bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Surat Thani (URT) KUL - URT
  3. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Don Sak Pier

$55 - $316

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak is to bus and Minivan which costs RM 124 - RM 129 and takes 18 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak is to train and fly and ferry which costs RM 650 - RM 2000 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Don Sak is 721 km. The road distance is 844.2 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 13 h 44 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak. However, there are services departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and arriving at ดอนสัก ห้างทองธงชัย Don Sak Thong Chai Gold via Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station and ราชาเฟอร์รี่ Donsak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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

You can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Don Sak via Hat Yai Bus Station, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Don Sak Pier, and ราชาเฟอร์รี่ Donsak in around 18 h 25 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 Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Hat Yai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $380
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
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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
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
Train operators
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
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$24 - $28
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Hat Yai to Chaiya
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$28 - $40
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
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
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Suratthani Train Station to Don Sak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Koh Samui Taxi
Website
kohsamuitaxi.com

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