There are 4 ways to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Ko Yao Yai by bus, plane or ferry

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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Bus to Tuxtla Gutierrez, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
  2. Fly from Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) to Phuket (HKT) TGZ - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$815 - $2,337

3 alternative options

Bus to Guatemala City, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  40 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala
  2. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Phuket (HKT) GUA - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$1,099 - $2,760

Bus to Tuxtla Gutierrez, fly to Surat Thani, Mini Van, ferry  •  41 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
  2. Fly from Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) to Surat Thani (URT) TGZ - URT
  3. Take the Mini Van from Surat Thani Phantip Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
  4. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$877 - $2,049

Bus to Tuxtla Gutierrez, fly to Ranong, bus, ferry  •  43 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
  2. Fly from Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) to Ranong (UNN) TGZ - UNN
  3. Take the bus from Ranong Bus Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
  4. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai

$933 - $3,458

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Cristóbal de las Casas and Ko Yao Yai is 16993 km.

It takes approximately 32 h 25 min to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Ko Yao Yai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 33 h 3 min and has two stopovers.

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Ko Yao Yai is 13 h ahead of San Cristóbal de las Casas. It is currently 3:54 PM in San Cristóbal de las Casas and 3:54 AM in Ko Yao Yai.

Bangkok Airways, Volaris, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez 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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Map of how to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Ko Yao Yai.
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  • Distance: 10620.3 miles
  • Duration: 32 h 25 min

What companies run services between San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico and Ko Yao Yai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Ban Phru Nai. However, you can take the bus to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport, take the walk to Tuxtla Gutierrez 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 bus to Antigua Guatemala, take the walk to Antigua Guatemala, take the shuttle to Guatemala City Airport, take the walk to Guatemala City 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 Tuxtla Gutierrez to Phuket via Mexico City, Tokyo Narita, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
35 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Tokyo Narita, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
34 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Paris CDG, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30 h 58 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Brussels, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30 h 58 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,000
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Zurich, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30 h 58 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Munich, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
31 h 58 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
32 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,000
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Monterrey, Incheon, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Amsterdam, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
36 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
38 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Cancun, Zurich, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30 h 58 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Amsterdam, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
36 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,100
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
38 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Ranong via Mexico City, Tokyo Narita, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
33 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,400
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Ranong via Monterrey, Incheon, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,400
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Phuket via Cancun, Zurich
Ave. Duration
29 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Phuket via Mexico City, Tokyo Narita, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
33 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Phuket via Cancun, Paris CDG, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
32 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $6,500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Nanjing
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Beijing
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Houston, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Phuket via Los Angeles, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
26 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Surat Thani via Mexico City, Tokyo Narita, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
35 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $9
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
Rung Kit
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Ranong Bus Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
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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