There are 4 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan by train, plane, bus, ferry or bus and 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, fly  •  6 h 50 min

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

$161 - $462

Cheapest option

Bus, Minivan, bus and ferry  •  20 h 13 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 and ferry from Surat Thani to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$50 - $54

2 alternative options

Train, Minivan, ferry  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$74 - $109

Train, ferry  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$61 - $103

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Ko Pha Ngan is 755 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan without a car is to train and Minivan and ferry which takes 16 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan, including transfers.

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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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Ko Pha Ngan is 1 h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 3:43 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 2:43 AM in Ko Pha Ngan.

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

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There are 1569+ hotels available in Ko Pha Ngan. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan.
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  • Distance: 471.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Koh Samui, take the walk to Koh Samui Airport, take the bus and ferry to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan, then take the taxi to Ko Pha Ngan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Pha Ngan via Padang Besar, Khlong Ngae, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, and Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan in around 16 h 46 min.

Airlines
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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
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
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
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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
Raja Ferry
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators

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