Transportation to and throughout the southern region is fast and convenient by road, rail and air links.
From Bangkok's Southern Bus Terminal, regular buses leave for all southern provinces. Schedules can be obtained at the Southern Bus Terminal Tel:
The southern railway links Bangkok and a number of eastern coastal destinations including Chumphon, Surat Thani, Thung Song (where it joins lines to Nakhon Si Thammarat and Trang), Phatthalung, Hat Yai, Khok Pho (a district of Pattani), Yala and Sungai Kolok. Contact the Bangkok Railway Station (Hua Lamphong), Tel.
Thai Airways operates daily flights from Bangkok to major destinations such as Surat Thani, Phuket, Trang, Hat Yai, Nakhon Si Thammarat and Narathiwat. Call
(662)1566 or (662)280-0060, (662)628-2000 for more information. Bangkok Airways operates daily flights between Bangkok - Samui an Phuket - Samui. Call
(662)229-3456 for more information.