This is our 4th epic road trip from Singapore to Thailand. The past three years, the destination was Phuket. This year, we set our sights further north, to Bangkok and ultimately Rayong province to visit some of my friends there.
Although this is our 4th trip, uncertainties still abound. Things have changed: We hear that the Sadao immigration construction work has been completed and is now a drive through experience. If you are planning to drive your own vehicle into Thailand via Sadao, it is important you read about the new procedure HERE.
We wonder how it would be like to drive north of Phuket, and how difficult it will be to navigate Bangkok’s famous traffic jams.
This is the route we will be taking for this trip:
Singapore – Kuala Lumpur – Taiping – Hatyai – Chumphon – Bangkok – Rayong – Hua Hin – Phuket – Jitra – Taiping – Putrajaya – Singapore
Do join me for the next 3 weeks as I chart our 4000km journey. I appreciate all of you who read my blog, especially my subscribers and those who have left their comments and encouraging words.
This is part 1 of my 2018 Drive from Singapore to Thailand Blog Series, click HERE for part 2!
- Part 1 – 2018 Drive from Singapore to Thailand
- Part 2 – Getting a Grip
- Part 3 – Taiping Tyrannosaurus
- Part 4 – A Completely New Border Crossing
- Part 5 – First time in Hatyai
- Part 6 – Cantering Towards Chumphon
- Part 7 – Passport Panic
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