There are 8 ways to get from Alor Setar to Krabi by train, bus, taxi, ferry, car or plane

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KTM Komuter, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Bukit Ketri Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station

$15 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station

$14 - $17

6 alternative options

KTM Komuter, train, taxi  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Thung Song
  3. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$91 - $134

Ferry  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
  3. Take the ferry from Ko Lanta Pier to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi

$101 - $149

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Alor Setar to Krabi 237.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Alor Setar to Krabi  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Krabi (KBV) AOR - KBV

$44 - $201

KTM Komuter to Hat Yai, fly to Krabi  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Krabi (KBV) HDY - KBV

$73 - $154

Fly Alor Setar to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Phuket (HKT) AOR - HKT
  2. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$90 - $259

Questions & Answers

The distance between Alor Setar and Krabi is 270 km. The road distance is 379.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alor Setar to Krabi without a car is to KTM Komuter and train and taxi which takes 8 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Alor Setar to Krabi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alor Setar to Krabi is to bus which takes 7 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Alor Setar Airport to Krabi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Krabi is 1 h behind Alor Setar. It is currently 4:26 AM in Alor Setar and 3:26 AM in Krabi.

Yes, the driving distance between Alor Setar to Krabi is 379 km. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Alor Setar to Krabi.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Krabi Airport.

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There are 721+ hotels available in Krabi. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alor Setar to Alor Setar Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Alor Setar to Krabi.
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  • Distance: 168.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Alor Setar, Malaysia and Krabi, Thailand?

operates a bus from Alor Setar to Krabi hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines fly from Alor Setar to Krabi 5 times a day.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Johor Bahru, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Chiang Mai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Bukit Ketri
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Ko Lanta Pier to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95

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