Ranong can be reached from Bangkok by taking
Highway No. 4 via Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan and Chumphon, a
total distance of 568 kilometres.
Both air-conditioned and non air-conditioned
buses depart from Bangkok's Southern Bus Terminal to Surat Thani
everyday for the approximately 8-hour trip. For a current schedule
and further information, please call the Southern Bus Terminal at
tel: 0 2435 1199, 0 2435 1200 or the Ranong Bus Station at tel:
0 7781 1548 or visit www.transport.co.th.
Bangkok Airways operates Bangkok-Ranong flights
on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. A current schedule can
be obtained from Bangkok Airways’ Bangkok Office at tel: 0 2229
3456, Ranong Office at tel: 0 7783 5096-7 or web site: www.bkkair.co.th.
Phuket Airlines also
flies from Bangkok to Ranong. Call 0 2679 9395 or visit www.phuketairlines.com
for more information.