eTicket Instant Recommended
12:50
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 30m flight #PG267 with Bangkok Air in Economy
5
14:20
KBV Krabi Airport
eTicket Instant Refundable Recommended
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
15h bus ride in Express
3.2
10:00
+1
Ao Nang Transfer
eTicket Instant Refundable Recommended
18:00
Khao San Songserm, Bangkok
16h bus ride in Express
2.5
10:00
+1
Ao Nang Transfer

From Hua Lamphong to Railay by Buses

eTicket Instant Refundable Recommended
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
15h bus ride in Express
3.2
10:00
+1
Ao Nang Transfer
eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
14h bus ride in Express
09:00
+1
Krabi Andaman Wave Master
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19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
14h 30m bus ride in Express
3.3
09:30
+1
Krabi Town Maharaj
eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
19h 30m bus ride in Economy
14:30
+1
Ao Nang
eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
14h 30m bus ride in Economy
09:30
+1
Ao Nang
eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
15h 30m bus ride in Economy
10:30
+1
Klong Jilad pier, Krabi

From Khao San Songserm to Railay by Buses

eTicket Instant Refundable Recommended
18:00
Khao San Songserm, Bangkok
16h bus ride in Express
2.5
10:00
+1
Ao Nang Transfer
eTicket Instant Refundable
18:00
Khao San Songserm, Bangkok
15h bus ride in Express
09:00
+1
Krabi Andaman Wave Master
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18:00
Khao San Songserm, Bangkok
15h 30m bus ride in Express
3
09:30
+1
Krabi Town Maharaj

From Hua Lamphong to Railay by Buses+Ferries

eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
15h 30m journey in Bus+Ferry. All connections guaranteed
4
10:30
+1
Railay

From Khao San Songserm to Railay by Buses+Ferries

eTicket Instant Refundable
18:00
Khao San Songserm, Bangkok
16h 30m journey in Bus+Ferry. All connections guaranteed
10:30
+1
Railay

From Hua Lamphong to Railay by Buses+Vans+Ferries

eTicket Instant Refundable
19:00
Hua Lamphong, Bangkok
15h 30m journey in Bus+Van+Ferry. All connections guaranteed
10:30
+1
Railay

From Bangkok Hotel Transfer to Railay by Taxis

BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Bangkok Hotel Transfer
11h taxi ride in Comfort
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Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Bangkok Hotel Transfer
11h taxi ride in SUV 4pax
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Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Bangkok Hotel Transfer
11h taxi ride in Van 9pax
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Ao Nang any hotel

From Don Mueang Airport to Railay by Taxis

BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Don Mueang Airport
11h 20m taxi ride in Comfort
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Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Don Mueang Airport
11h 20m taxi ride in SUV 4pax
--:--
Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Don Mueang Airport
11h 20m taxi ride in Van 9pax
--:--
Ao Nang any hotel

From Suvarnabhumi Airport to Railay by Taxis

BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Suvarnabhumi Airport
11h taxi ride in Comfort
--:--
Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Suvarnabhumi Airport
11h taxi ride in SUV 4pax
--:--
Ao Nang any hotel
BangkokTaxi24
eTicket Refundable
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Suvarnabhumi Airport
11h taxi ride in Van 9pax
--:--
Ao Nang any hotel

From Suvarnabhumi Airport to Railay by Flights

Instant
00:00
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #VZ9344 with Thai Vietjet in Economy
01:25
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
07:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG2243 with Thai Airways in Economy
08:30
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
07:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #VZ340 with Thai Vietjet in Economy
4.7
08:35
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
07:30
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE243 with Thai Smile in Economy
08:50
KBV Krabi Airport
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07:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #PG1411 with Bangkok Air in Economy
09:00
KBV Krabi Airport
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07:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG8779 with Thai Airways in Economy
08:55
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
08:00
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE241 with Thai Smile in Economy
09:20
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
08:00
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG2241 with Thai Airways in Economy
09:20
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
08:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG241 with Thai Airways in Economy
4.5
09:30
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
08:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE5241 with Thai Smile in Economy
09:30
KBV Krabi Airport
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08:20
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG8773 with Thai Airways in Economy
09:40
KBV Krabi Airport
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09:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 30m flight #PG261 with Bangkok Air in Economy
4.8
10:40
KBV Krabi Airport
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09:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 30m flight #TG5968 with Thai Airways in Economy
10:40
KBV Krabi Airport
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09:15
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #PG222 with Bangkok Air in Economy
10:40
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
12:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE245 with Thai Smile in Economy
5
13:55
KBV Krabi Airport
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12:50
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 30m flight #PG267 with Bangkok Air in Economy
5
14:20
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
13:10
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG8775 with Thai Airways in Economy
14:30
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
13:15
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG8781 with Thai Airways in Economy
14:35
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
13:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG2253 with Thai Airways in Economy
14:55
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
14:15
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG5970 with Thai Airways in Economy
15:35
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
15:35
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE253 with Thai Smile in Economy
16:55
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
17:15
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE5249 with Thai Smile in Economy
18:35
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
17:15
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG249 with Thai Airways in Economy
5
18:35
KBV Krabi Airport
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17:20
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 30m flight #PG263 with Bangkok Air in Economy
5
18:50
KBV Krabi Airport
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17:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG5972 with Thai Airways in Economy
18:45
KBV Krabi Airport
Thai Smile
Instant
18:30
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #WE247 with Thai Smile in Economy
19:50
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
19:05
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG2247 with Thai Airways in Economy
20:25
KBV Krabi Airport
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19:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #VZ344 with Thai Vietjet in Economy
4.6
20:50
KBV Krabi Airport
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20:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 25m flight #PG269 with Bangkok Air in Economy
21:50
KBV Krabi Airport
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20:25
BKK Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok
1h 20m flight #TG5974 with Thai Airways in Economy
21:45
KBV Krabi Airport

From Don Mueang Airport to Railay by Flights

Instant
05:30
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 25m flight #SL800 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
4.7
06:55
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
06:40
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 20m flight #FD3227 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
08:00
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant Fastest
07:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 15m flight #FD3213 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4
08:50
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
07:40
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 30m flight #SL802 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
4
09:10
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant Fastest
08:25
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 15m flight #FD3225 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4.5
09:40
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
10:10
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 20m flight #DD7910 with Nok Air in Economy
5
11:30
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
11:05
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 25m flight #SL806 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
4
12:30
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
11:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 30m flight #FD3217 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
13:05
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
15:20
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 45m flight #FD3223 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
4.7
17:05
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
15:25
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 25m flight #SL812 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
4
16:50
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
15:50
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 25m flight #DD7914 with Nok Air in Economy
4
17:15
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant Fastest
18:00
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 15m flight #FD3221 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
19:15
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
18:30
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 30m flight #FD3212 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
20:00
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
22:35
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 25m flight #FD3229 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
3
00:00
+1
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant Fastest
23:00
DMK Don Mueang Airport
1h 15m flight #FD3215 with Thai AirAsia in Economy
5
00:15
+1
KBV Krabi Airport
Instant
23:45
DMK Don Mueang Airport
22h 35m flight #SL814 with Thai Lion Air in Economy
3
22:20
+1
KBV Krabi Airport

Bangkok to Railay Schedule

Bangkok to Railay Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Thai Vietjet Economy #VZ934400:00 - 01:25฿ 4,121
Thai Lion Air Economy #SL80005:30 - 06:55฿ 871
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD321307:35 - 08:50฿ 1,529
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD322508:25 - 09:40฿ 933
Nok Air Economy #DD791010:10 - 11:30฿ 1,049
Thai Smile Economy #WE24512:35 - 13:55฿ 1,704
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD322315:20 - 17:05฿ 1,829
Thai Smile Economy #WE524917:15 - 18:35฿ 1,704
Thai Smile Economy #WE24718:30 - 19:50฿ 1,704
Thai Vietjet Economy #VZ34419:25 - 20:50฿ 1,085
Bangkok Air Economy #PG26920:25 - 21:50฿ 1,620
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD322922:35 - 00:00฿ 1,269

Bangkok to Railay destination reviews

2.8
5 customer reviews
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4
60%
3
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2
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4
ferry High Speed Ferry, Songserm, Aug 18, 2019
Not the most comfortable bus journey but everything went smoothly and we got to where we wanted to be. We had one stop during the bus journey, after about 5 hours of travel. Transfers all worked well.
TQ
4
ferry High Speed Ferry, Songserm, Jul 21, 2019
The staffs are good but the bus seat is not comfortable for more than 12hr trip.

Popular Routes in Thailand

How to get from Bangkok to Railay

When you want to get from Bangkok to Railay, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Ferry
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about THB 13,845. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as THB 800.

How far is Bangkok from Railay?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Railay. Your trip will be a total of 540 miles (868 km). The flying distance is 415 miles (667 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Railay?

The travel time from Bangkok to Railay can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 23 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Railay?

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Railay varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Songserm (ส่งเสริม): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as THB 800 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as THB 13,845.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bangkok to Railay:

  • Bus tickets - THB 800 to THB 1,200;
  • Plane tickets - THB 871 to THB 5,389;
  • bus+ferry price: THB 950 - THB 950. From Bangkok to Railay starting from 18:00 Khao San Songserm until 19:00 Hua Lamphong
  • bus+van+ferry price: THB 1,200 - THB 1,200. From Bangkok to Railay starting from 19:00 Hua Lamphong until 19:00 Hua Lamphong

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 10,545 to THB 13,845.

How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Railay?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Bangkok to Railay depart during the day - there are approximately 42 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 18:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 19:00. There are 5 available bus trips every day.
  • 2 by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Railay starting from 18:00 Khao San Songserm until 19:00 Hua Lamphong
  • 1 by bus+van+ferry from Bangkok to Railay starting from 19:00 Hua Lamphong until 19:00 Hua Lamphong

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bangkok to Railay any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Bangkok to Railay. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is THB 871.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Bangkok to Railay
Bangkok Air (บางกอกแอร์เวย์), Nok Air (นกแอร์), Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์), Thai Vietjet

Buses

Taking a bus from Bangkok to Railay is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bangkok to Railay. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as THB 10,545.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Bangkok to Railay

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangkok to Railay? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 877 users took a plane.
  • 90 decided to go for a bus.
  • 25 chosen bus+ferry
  • 8 chosen bus+van+ferry