There are 3 ways to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak by ferry, bus, taxi or car

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Longtail Boat, bus, taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
  2. Take the bus from Krabi Bus Station to Phang Nga
  3. Take a taxi from Phang Nga to Khao Lak

$43 - $58

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Railay Beach to Khao Lak 84 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Railay Beach to Khao Lak 84 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak is to drive which costs ฿380 - ฿600 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak is to taxi which costs ฿3000 - ฿3700 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Railay Beach and Khao Lak is 94 km. The road distance is 134.4 km.

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The best way to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak without a car is to Longtail Boat and bus and taxi which takes 3 h 27 min and costs ฿1300 - ฿1900.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Railay Beach to Khao Lak is 134 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Railay Beach to Khao Lak.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Khao Lak. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Railay Beach to Khao Lak.
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  • Distance: 58.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Railay Beach, Thailand and Khao Lak, Phangnga, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Railay Beach to Khao Lak. However, you can take the Longtail Boat to Krabi Town Pier, take the walk to Krabi Bus Station, take the bus to Phang Nga, then take the taxi to Khao Lak. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Khao Lak.

Bus operators
bus
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Phang Nga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Ferry operators
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Phang Nga to Khao Lak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Krabi Taxi
Website
krabitaxi.com

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