Ranong is 568 km south of Bangkok, 117 km south of Chumphon, and 412 km north of
Bus: Direct bus service to Ranong is available from Bangkok, Chumphon, Surat
Thani, and Phuket. The Ranong bus terminal is on the highway near the Jansom
Thara Hotel, though most buses also stop in the center of town on Ruangrat
Road near the restaurants and budget hotels.
Direct minibus service to the Jansom Thara Hotel is provided from the Jansom
Chumphon Hotel in Chumphon, Muang Thai Hotel in Surat Thani, and Imperial Hotel
Chokeanan Tours and Mrt Tours on Ruangrat Road have a/c buses departing for
Bangkok each day 0630-0830 and 1800-2000.
Motorcycte Rental: Motorcycles can be hired at B250 per day from Soon Chao
Phanthip at Soi 2 Tha Muang Road.