Surat Thani to Railay

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From Tapee pier Lomprayah to Railay by ferry+bus+van joint ticket

12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
13:30
Floating Pier East Railay
1h 20m
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12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
13:00
Floating Pier East Railay
50m
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16:55
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
18:00
Floating Pier East Railay
1h 5m
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From Tapee pier Lomprayah to Krabi by ferry+bus+van joint ticket

12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
12:50
Klong Jilad pier, Krabi
40m
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12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
12:50
Klong Jilad pier, Krabi
40m
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16:55
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
17:35
Klong Jilad pier, Krabi
40m
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From Tapee pier Lomprayah to Krabi by ferry+bus joint ticket

12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
12:30
Krabi Lomprayah Office
20m
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12:10
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
12:30
Krabi Lomprayah Office
20m
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16:55
Tapee pier Lomprayah, Surat Thani
17:15
Krabi Lomprayah Office
20m
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From Surat Thani to Railay by bus

07:10
Surat Thani
14:30
Railay
7h 20m
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From Surat Thani to Railay by bus+ferry joint ticket

08:20
Surat Thani
13:40
Railay Beach
5h 20m
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From Surat Thani Town to Ao Nang by bus

08:30
Surat Thani Town
14:30
Ao Nang
6h
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From Surat Thani Town to Ao Nang by bus+taxi joint ticket

08:30
Surat Thani Town
13:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 
09:30
Surat Thani Town
14:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 
10:30
Surat Thani Town
15:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 
11:30
Surat Thani Town
16:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 

From Surat Thani Town to Railay by van

08:30
Surat Thani Town
13:00
Railay
4h 30m
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09:30
Surat Thani Town
14:00
Railay
4h 30m
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10:30
Surat Thani Town
15:00
Railay
4h 30m
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11:30
Surat Thani Town
16:00
Railay
4h 30m
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From Surat Thani Train Station to Railay by bus+van joint ticket

08:00
Surat Thani Train Station
12:00
Railay
4h
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From Surat Thani Train Station to Ao Nang by bus

08:00
Surat Thani Train Station
11:50
Ao Nang
3h 50m
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From Surat Thani Train Station to Ao Nang by bus+taxi joint ticket

08:00
Surat Thani Train Station
12:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h
eTicket  Instant 

From Surat Thani Train Station to Krabi by bus

08:00
Surat Thani Train Station
10:15
Krabi Sea Pearl Travel
2h 15m
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From Songserm Express Boat Bus Stop to Railay by bus+van+ferry joint ticket

08:00
Songserm Express Boat Bus Stop, Surat Thani
13:30
Railay Beach
5h 30m
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From Surat Thani to Railay by van+bus+ferry joint ticket

08:10
Surat Thani
13:40
Railay Beach
5h 30m
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From Surat Thani to Ao Nang by bus

08:30
Surat Thani
09:30
Ao Nang
1h
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From Surat Thani to Railay by van+ferry joint ticket

08:30
Surat Thani
10:30
Railay Beach
2h
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08:30
Surat Thani
13:30
Railay Beach
5h
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From Surat Thani to Krabi by bus

08:30
Surat Thani
10:30
Klong Jilad pier, Krabi
2h
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From Surat Thani to Krabi by taxi

Any
Surat Thani
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
3h
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 10m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 10m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 10m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 10m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 10m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 10m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
3h
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  vehicle, all incl

From Surat Thani to Ao Nang by taxi

Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl

From Surat Thani Airport to Krabi by taxi

Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl

From Surat Thani Airport to Ao Nang by taxi

Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
eTicket  Instant  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 5m
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  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani Airport
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 5m
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  vehicle, all incl

From Surat Thani Town hotels to Railay by taxi+bus joint ticket

08:30
Surat Thani Town hotels
13:00
Railay
4h 30m
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10:30
Surat Thani Town hotels
15:00
Railay
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 

From Surat Thani Town hotels to Ao Nang by van

08:30
Surat Thani Town hotels
13:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 
10:30
Surat Thani Town hotels
15:00
Ao Nang any hotel
4h 30m
eTicket  Instant 

From Surat Thani train station to Krabi by taxi

Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h
eTicket  Instant  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Tubkaek Beach, Krabi
2h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Krabi Town Hotel Transfer
2h
eTicket  Instant  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Noppharat Thara beach, Krabi
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nam Mao, Krabi
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl

From Surat Thani train station to Ao Nang by taxi

Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Klong Muang beach, Ao Nang
2h 5m
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
eTicket  Instant  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
3h
eTicket  Refund 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Surat Thani train station
Time
Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m
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  vehicle, all incl

Surat Thani to Railay Schedule

Surat Thani to Railay Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Phantip Charter Van 9pax 00:00 – 02:00฿ 3,300
Andaman Taxis Van 9pax 00:00 – 03:00฿ 3,000
BangkokTaxi24 Van 9pax 00:00 – 02:10฿ 3,355
Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman Van 9pax 00:00 – 03:00฿ 3,300
Phantip 1970 Regional 14pax 08:30 – 13:00฿ 450
Phantip 1970 Regional 14pax 10:30 – 15:00฿ 600

Popular Routes in Thailand

How to get from Surat Thani to Railay

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

  • Bus
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Van 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 3,850. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as THB 250.

How far is Surat Thani from Railay?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Surat Thani to Railay. Your trip will be a total of 140 miles (225 km). The flying distance is 84 miles (135 km).

How long does it take to get from Surat Thani to Railay?

The travel time from Surat Thani to Railay can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Surat Thani to Railay?

The cost of the trip from Surat Thani to Railay varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Phantip 1970 (พันทิพย์ 1970): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as THB 250 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 3,850.

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

  • Bus tickets - THB 250 to THB 250;
  • bus+charter price: THB 400 - THB 450. From Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station until 11:30 Surat Thani Town
  • Van price : THB 600 - THB 600;
  • bus+van price: THB 650 - THB 650. From Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station until 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station
  • charter+bus price: THB 690 - THB 690. From Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:30 Surat Thani Town hotels until 10:30 Surat Thani Town hotels

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 550 to THB 3,850.

How many trips per day are there between Surat Thani and Railay?

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

  • 5 by bus+charter from Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station until 11:30 Surat Thani Town
  • Vans from Surat Thani to Railay depart during the day - there are approximately 4 departures a day.
  • 2 by charter+bus from Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:30 Surat Thani Town hotels until 10:30 Surat Thani Town hotels
  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 08:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • 1 by bus+van from Surat Thani to Railay starting from 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station until 08:00 Surat Thani Train Station

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

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Surat Thani 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 Surat Thani 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 550.

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

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for travelling from Surat Thani to Railay. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Surat Thani to Railay.

Things to remember: while travelling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Surat Thani to Railay

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Surat Thani 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:

  • 756 decided to go for a bus.
  • 133 chosen bus+charter
  • 94 decided to catch a taxi.
  • 10 chosen bus+van
  • 8 opted for a van.