Trang is one of two convenient places to catch a train if you are travelling from Koh Lipe. Trang RailwayStation is on Thailand’s Southern Railway Line which runs from the border with Malaysia northwards via Trang to Bangkok, with stops on route at Surat Thani (for Koh Samui and Koh Phangan), Chumphon (for Koh Tao) and Hua Hin.
Travel Times to Trang Railway Station
There are three joint speed boat and minivan services a day from Koh Lipe to Trang Railway Station which you can book online.
|Koh Lipe||Trang Station||Company||Ticket|
|09:00||12:00||Tigerline Travel||749 THB|
|09:00||15:30||Jolly Travel||700 THB|
|09:30||13:10||Smart En Plus||800 THB|
- All three services arrive in time for passengers to catch the second train of the day to Bangkok.
Buy Tickets to Trang Railway Station
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You can also buy bus, train and flight tickets for onward travel from Trang to other destinations in Thailand using the Search Box above.
Location of Koh Lipe Pier
Location of Trang Railway Station
About travel to Trang
The journey from Koh Lipe to Trang Railway Station has two parts. The first stage of the journey is by speed boat to Pak Bara Pier on the mainland. Speed boats depart from Pattaya Beach in Koh Lipe during the holiday season from November to end of April each year. When the weather gets worse and the waves higher, roughly from May to October each year, the departure point changes to Sunrise Beach. Speed boats leave directly from floating plastic pontoons attached to the shore. The distance from Koh Lipe to Pak Bara Pier is approximately 65 km and the journey by speed boat is scheduled to take from 1 hour 20 minutes to 2 hours depending upon who you travel with.
On arrival at Pak Bara Pier passenger switch to travel by minivan for the second stage of the journey to Trang Railway Station. The distance by road from Pak Para Pier to Trang Railway Station is 104 km, which takes around 1 hour 45 minutes. The drop off point is in front of the main entrance to Trang Railway Station. Trang Railway Station is in the centre of Trang town near to several restaurants and a number of hotels.
Trains from Trang to Bangkok
There are two trains a day from Trang to Bangkok. Sleeper berths are available on both trains, but you generally need to book in advance if you want a sleeper berth.
- Check ticket availability for trains from Trang to Bangkok.