There are 10 ways to get from Pai to Khao Sok National Park by bus, plane, taxi, train, bus and ferry 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

Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Surat Thani, Mini Van  •  10 h 53 min

  1. CNX - URT

$63 - $253

Cheapest option

Mini Van, bus  •  33 h 3 min

  1. 612
  2. 779

$52 - $72

8 alternative options

Mini Van to Mae Hong Son, fly to Surat Thani, Mini Van  •  10 h 58 min

  1. HGN - URT

$76 - $201

Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Phuket, bus  •  12 h 1 min

  1. CNX - HKT

$92 - $259

Mini Van to Mae Hong Son, fly to Phuket, bus  •  13 h 6 min

  1. HGN - HKT

$120 - $427

Mini Van to Chiang Mai, fly to Krabi, Mini Van  •  13 h 36 min

  1. CNX - KBV

$71 - $227

Taxi, train, Mini Van  •  25 h 13 min

$107 - $196

Mini Van, bus, busferry, Minivan  •  28 h 54 min

  1. 612

$66 - $85

Mini Van, train, Minivan  •  29 h 25 min

  1. 612

$61 - $132

Drive  •  22 h 11 min

  1. 965.2 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Pai, Thailand and Khao Sok National Park, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Pai to Khao Sok National Park via Chiang Mai, Phuket Bus Terminal 2, and Khao Sok in around 33 h 3 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Utapao
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Phuket via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Phuket via Chiang Mai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Mae Hong Son to Phuket via Chiang Mai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Chiang Mai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Prempracha Transport
Website
premprachatransports.com
Bus from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pai to Mae Hong Son
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surat Thani Airport to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Surat Thani station to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Mini Van
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$20
Super
$22
Supreme
$30 - $32
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Pai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi Chiang Mai
Website
taxichiangmai.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pai and Khao Sok National Park is 1161 km. The road distance is 1544 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pai to Khao Sok National Park is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿1600 - ฿2400 and takes 33 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Pai to Khao Sok National Park is to Mini Van and fly which takes 10 h 53 min and costs ฿2000 - ฿8500.

No, there is no direct bus from Pai to Khao Sok National Park. However, there are services departing from Pai and arriving at Khao Sok via Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, Hua Hin and Chumphon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 53 min to get from Pai to Khao Sok National Park, including transfers.