Bus from Bangkok to Ranong is the one of the easy ways to reach Ranong. Ranong is a small town located at the southern of Thailand, known as one of the wettest city in Thailand with long rainy season lasts for around 8 month each year. Moreover, Ranong also served as one of the border crossing from Thailand to a Myanmar town, Kawthaung.
There is bus service and flight service available from Bangkok to Ranong. However, flight fare can often be more expensive than bus fare. Therefore, travelling from Bangkok to Ranong by bus is always the first choice for locals, backpackers and tourists
Duration for bus from Bangkok to Ranong takes about 9 hours for overnight bus.
The road distance is 600 km from Bangkok to Ranong.
Apart from the government bus, Chok Anan Tour is a private bus operator who provide comfortable bus from Bangkok to Ranong.
The fare for bus from Bangkok to Ranong is in the range of THB437 to THB510, depending on bus types. VIP 24 seater bus is at the high end of the bus fare range, whereas Express bus is at the low end of the bus fare range.
From Bangkok, the buses leave from the Southern Sai Tai Mai Bus Terminal.
The buses from Bangkok to Ranong terminate at Ranong bus terminal, which is located slightly off from Ranong town.
Chok Anan Tour also drop off passengers at their office located in Ranong town, Amphoe Mueang, which would save passengers’ taxi cost from bus station to Ranong town.
You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you would rather not do that, you can visit www.busonlineticket.co.th and book your seat within 5 minutes.
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Thailand by logging on to the official website of BusOnlineTicket which is https://www.busonlineticket.co.th/. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.