There are 4 ways to get from Lugano to Ko Yao Yai by plane, ferry, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Phuket, ferry  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Phuket (HKT) MXP - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$283 - $644

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Train to Zurich, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Phuket (HKT) ZRH - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$419 - $1,238

Fly Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani, Mini Van, ferry  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Surat Thani (URT) MXP - URT
  2. Take the Mini Van from Surat Thani Phantip Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$545 - $1,456

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Monza
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Phuket (HKT) BGY - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$687 - $2,059

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Ko Yao Yai is 9331 km.

It takes approximately 18 h 32 min to get from Lugano to Ko Yao Yai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Ko Yao Yai is 6 h ahead of Lugano. It is currently 11:16 PM in Lugano and 4:16 AM in Ko Yao Yai.

Swiss, Edelweiss Air, Singapore Airlines and nine other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 185+ hotels available in Ko Yao Yai. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lugano to Milan Malpensa Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Lugano to Ko Yao Yai.
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  • Distance: 5832.2 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 32 min

What companies run services between Lugano, Switzerland and Ko Yao Yai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Lugano to Ban Phru Nai. However, you can take the shuttle to Milan Airport Malpensa 1, take the walk to Milan Malpensa airport, fly to Phuket, take the drive to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, take the ferry to Koh Yao Yai, then take the drive to Ban Phru Nai. Alternatively, you can take the train to Zürich HB, take the line 16 train to Zürich Flughafen, take the walk to Zurich airport, fly to Phuket, take the drive to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, take the ferry to Koh Yao Yai, then take the drive to Ban Phru Nai.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Helsinki, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Phuket via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Sabiha Gokcen, Dubai
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Munich, Dubai
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Doha
Ave. Duration
16 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Phuket via Doha
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Amman, Doha
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Phuket via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Berlin Schoenefeld, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Zurich to Phuket via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Catania, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Helsinki, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Zurich to Phuket
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Phuket via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Phuket
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Yangon, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Surat Thani via Yangon, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Rossiya
Website
rossiya-airlines.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Phuket via Munich, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Monza
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Monza
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com

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