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There are 6 ways to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani by ferry, bus, train, taxi or plane

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

Ferry, bus, KTM Komuter, train  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
  3. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station

$36 - $67

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus, train  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station

$35 - $65

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus, minivan  •  20 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
  3. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  4. Take the minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station

Ferry, taxi, fly to Surat Thani  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
  3. Fly from Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) to Surat Thani (URT) KBR - URT

$54 - $237

Ferry, taxi, fly to Krabi, minivan  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
  3. Fly from Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) to Krabi (KBV) KBR - KBV
  4. Take the minivan from Krabi to Surat Thani

$85 - $272

Ferry, taxi, fly to Phuket, bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
  3. Fly from Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) to Phuket (HKT) KBR - HKT
  4. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani

$77 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani is to ferry and bus and train which costs RM 140 - RM 280 and takes 21 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani is to ferry and taxi and fly which costs RM 220 - RM 1000 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The distance between Pulau Perhentian Kecil and Surat Thani is 519 km.

The best way to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani without a car is to ferry and bus and KTM Komuter and train which takes 20 h 27 min and costs RM 150 - RM 280.

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It takes approximately 20 h 27 min to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Surat Thani Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Surat Thani is 1 h behind Pulau Perhentian Kecil. It is currently 1:36 AM in Pulau Perhentian Kecil and 12:36 AM in Surat Thani.

Malindo Airways offers flights from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Surat Thani Airport.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Surat Thani. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani.
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  • Distance: 324.2 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 27 min

What companies run services between Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia and Surat Thani, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani. However, you can take the ferry to Kuala Besut, take the walk to Kuala Besut, take the bus to Butterworth, take the walk to Butterworth, take the KTM Komuter to Padang Besar, take the walk to Padang Besar, take the train to Suratthani Train Station, take the walk to Surat Thani station, then take the bus to Surathani Talad Kaset Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Surat Thani via Kuala Besut, Kuala Besut, Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar, Terminal Shahab Perdana, Kangar, Padang Besar, and Hat Yai Bus Terminal in around 20 h 38 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $260
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $260
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Phuket via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Krabi via Surat Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
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
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
easybook.com
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Terminal Bas Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Greenbus Thailand
Ferry operators
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.com
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Perhentian Trans Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+60195584736
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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