Railay to Bangkok

Railay to Bangkok

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Railay to Bangkok Schedule

Railay to Bangkok Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
BangkokTaxi24 SUV 4pax Any time฿ 12,650
Thai Airways Economy #TG224209:25 - 10:50฿ 2,547
Bangkok Air Economy #PG26210:40 - 12:10฿ 2,317
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD321112:55 - 14:15฿ 1,560
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD440315:55 - 17:25฿ 1,396
Thai AirAsia Economy #FD321618:50 - 20:10฿ 1,560
Thai Vietjet Economy #VZ34521:20 - 22:45฿ 1,201

Transportation from Railay to Bangkok

How to get from Railay to Bangkok

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • 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 Bus+taxi 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 USD 436.42. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus+van as a bus+van ticket costs as low as USD 1.08.

How far is Railay from Bangkok?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Railay to Bangkok. Your trip will be a total of 467 miles (750 km). The flying distance is 705 miles (1134 km).

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

The travel time from Railay to Bangkok can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 15 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Railay to Bangkok varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Songserm (ส่งเสริม): travelling by bus+van expect to pay as low as USD 1.08 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 USD 436.42.

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

  • Bus+Van price: USD 1.09. From Railay to Bangkok starting from 16:00 Khao San until 16:00 Khao San
  • taxi+Van price: USD 2.16 - USD 3.25. From Railay to Bangkok starting from 05:00 Suvarnabhumi Airport until 05:00 Suvarnabhumi Airport
  • Plane tickets - USD 34.53 to USD 74.63;
  • Bus+taxi price: USD 34.53. From Railay to Bangkok starting from 14:00 Ao Nang Transfer until 14:00 Ao Nang Transfer

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 332.06 to USD 436.42.

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

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

  • Flights from Railay to Bangkok depart during the day - there are approximately 15 departures a day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Railay to Bangkok any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Railay to Bangkok. 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 USD 34.53.

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 Railay to Bangkok

Bangkok Air (บางกอกแอร์เวย์ส), Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air (ไทยไลอ้อนแอร์), Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์), Thai Vietjet (ไทยเวียดเจ็ทแอร์)


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Railay to Bangkok. 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 USD 332.06.

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 Railay to Bangkok

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Railay to Bangkok? 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:

  • 99% users took a plane.
  • 1% Other