There are 5 ways to get from Taiwan to Thailand by plane, bus, ferry, train, car 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.

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Fly Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Kaohsiung (KHH) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) KHH - BKK
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Samrong

$123 - $604

Cheapest option

Fly Taipei to Don Muang  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Taipei (TPE) to Don Muang (DMK) TPE - DMK

$105 - $307

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Fly Taipei to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Taipei (TPE) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) TPE - BKK
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Samrong

$124 - $276

Ferry, bus, train  •  47 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Taipei to Pingtan County
  2. Take the bus from Pingtan Ao'qian Port to Quanzhou
  3. Take the train from Quanzhou to Kunming South
  4. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  5. Take the train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong

$333 - $426

Car ferry, drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Keelung Port to Xiamen Port
  2. Drive from Xiamen Port to Bangkok

$392 - $523

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taiwan to Thailand is to fly which costs $100 - $310 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taiwan to Thailand is to fly and Public Van which costs $120 - $650 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Taiwan and Thailand is 2338 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Taiwan to Thailand, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kaohsiung Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 30 min.

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Thailand is 1 h behind Taiwan. It is currently 9:02 PM in Taiwan and 8:02 PM in Thailand.

China Airlines, Thai Smile, Cathay Dragon and four other airlines offer flights from Kaohsiung Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Thailand. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Taiwan to Kaohsiung Airport is to subway which takes 14 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Taiwan to Thailand.
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  • Distance: 1461 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Taiwan and Thailand?

NokScoot, Tigerair Taiwan and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Taoyuan to Nonthaburi 4 times a day.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Taipei to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Taipei to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Taipei to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
NokScoot
Website
nokscoot.com
Flights from Taipei to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Kaohsiung to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Taipei to Suvarnabhumi via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Taipei to Suvarnabhumi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Taipei to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Taipei to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Quanzhou to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$140 - $170
1st Class Seat
$240 - $270
Business Class Seat
$440 - $550
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Samrong
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
TaiWanDao.tw
Website
haixiahao.com
Bus from Pingtan Ao'qian Port to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Ferry operators
Taiwan Csf
Website
taiwancsf.com
Ferry from Taipei to Pingtan County
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
taiwancsf.com
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Keelung Port to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw

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