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There is 1 way to get from Sydney to Bangkok by plane

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  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) SYD - BKK

฿8458 - ฿70473

Australia → Thailand
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International entry into Thailand from Australia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia
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Allowed for: Citizens, permanent residents, visa holders and residents from Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Macau, United Kingdom, Laos, Mongolia, Russia, Argentina and Chile

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited India in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Thailand from Australia

  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by the Thai embassy or consulate
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Thailand



Considerations leaving from Australia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, but conditions apply when entering Thailand from Australia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bangkok is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bangkok is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bangkok is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

Yes, entry into Australia from Thailand is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 10 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Bangkok is to fly which costs $350 - $3,000 and takes 12h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Bangkok is to fly which costs $350 - $3,000 and takes 12h 15m.

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The distance between Sydney and Bangkok is 7536 km.

It takes approximately 12h 15m to get from Sydney to Bangkok, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h 20m.

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Bangkok is 3h behind Sydney. It is currently 12:43 AM in Sydney and 9:43 PM in Bangkok.

Thai Airways International, Jetstar, Jetstar Asia Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 11913+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 7535.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 15m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Qantas and seven other airlines fly from Sydney to Bangkok every 4 hours.

Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Every day
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿36000
Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿12000 - ฿43000
Thai Airways International
Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿37000
Singapore Airlines
Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Every day
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿33000
China Airlines
Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿46000
Malaysia Airlines
Flights from Sydney to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿30000

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