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There are 4 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok by plane, bus or train

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  11h 18m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) LHR - BKK

฿8057 - ฿17891

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Fly to Trat, bus  •  19h 14m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Trat (TDX) LHR - TDX
  2. Take the bus from Ao Thammachat Pier to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit

฿22165 - ฿52278

Fly to Don Muang  •  16h 6m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Don Muang (DMK) LHR - DMK

฿15124 - ฿19109

Fly to Khon Kaen, train  •  23h 19m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Khon Kaen (KKC) LHR - KKC
  2. Take the train from Khon Kaen to Bang Sue Junction

฿13662 - ฿29954

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Conditions of entry into Thailand from United Kingdom

  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
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  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bangkok is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bangkok is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bangkok is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok is to fly which costs £180 - £420 and takes 11h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok is to fly which costs £180 - £420 and takes 11h 18m.

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It is approximately 9555 km to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok.

It takes approximately 11h 18m to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 10h 45m.

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Bangkok is 6h ahead of London Heathrow Airport (LHR). It is currently 2:29 PM in London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and 8:29 PM in Bangkok.

British Airways, EVA Air, Thai Airways International and five other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 2322+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 9554.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 18m

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Bangkok, Thailand?

British Airways, EVA Air and 17 other airlines fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bangkok hourly.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Male
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
฿24000 - ฿110000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿49000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿50000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿38000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿32000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Abu Dhabi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿33000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Doha, Phuket
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿37000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿11000 - ฿15000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿31000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿27000 - ฿55000
Flights from London Heathrow to Khon Kaen via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿34000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿26000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿55000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿11000 - ฿24000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Helsinki, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿55000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿25000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿55000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿29000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿25000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Ubon
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿24000 - ฿32000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿40000
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿25000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿35000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿26000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Paris CDG, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿70000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Istanbul, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿55000
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿120000
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Helsinki, Phuket
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿36000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Khon Kaen via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿35000
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Khon Kaen via Zurich, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿29000
Flights from London Heathrow to Khon Kaen via Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿36000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿38000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿21000 - ฿43000
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Khon Kaen to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿170 - ฿1500
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿170 - ฿260
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿650 - ฿950
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿390 - ฿550
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1100 - ฿1500
Bus operators
Koh Chang Bangkok Transport
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Ao Thammachat Pier to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿420
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Ao Thammachat Pier to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿390
Schedules at
12go.asia

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