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There are 7 ways to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, ferry, taxi, bus or car

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Fly from Krabi, train

  1. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

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Mini Van, bus

  1. Take the Mini Van from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
  2. Take the bus from Pak Bara to Hat Yai any hotel
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Chee Road to Hentian Duta

Longtail Boat, ferry to Phuket, fly, train

  1. Take the Longtail Boat from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach
  2. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Ao Po Pier, Phuket
  3. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

Taxi, train, bus

  1. Take a taxi from Ao Nang to Thung Song
  2. Take the train from Thung Song to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the bus from Padang Besar Malaysia to AmanJaya Ipoh
  5. Take the train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur

Mini Van, bus, train

  1. Take the Mini Van from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
  2. Take the bus from Pak Bara to Hat Yai station
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the bus from Padang Besar Malaysia to KL Sentral

Mini Van, Bus, train via Seremban

  1. Take the Mini Van from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
  2. Take the Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Seremban Bus Terminal
  4. Take the train from Seremban to Kuala Lumpur

Drive

  1. Drive from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur
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International entry into Malaysia from Thailand

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Thailand
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Malaysia from Thailand

  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Malaysia

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Thailand

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Malaysia is currently allowed from Thailand.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kuala Lumpur is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kuala Lumpur is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kuala Lumpur is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 03 88810200.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Thailand from Malaysia.

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Last updated: 4 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health Malaysia.

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The cheapest way to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿1360 and takes 17h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs ฿1800 - ฿7000 and takes 5h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Aonang and arriving at Hentian Duta via Pak Bara and Hat Yai Chee Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 18m.

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The distance between Ao Nang and Kuala Lumpur is 630 km. The road distance is 820.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 14h 53m and costs ฿2200 - ฿4600.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Jolly Travel, depart from Aonang station.

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The quickest flight from Krabi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Alisan Golden Coach Express, arrive at Hentian Duta station.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Ao Nang. It is currently 6:31 AM in Ao Nang and 7:31 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Map of how to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 629.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 23m

What companies run services between Ao Nang, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur via Pak Bara, Hat Yai any hotel, and Hat Yai Chee Road in around 17h 18m.

Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 270 - RM 1800
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 900 - RM 3000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 900
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 170 - RM 900
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 1700
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 270 - RM 1800
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 290 - RM 900
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 55
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thung Song to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 9 - RM 140
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 9 - RM 23
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 70 - RM 100
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 35 - RM 50
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 100 - RM 140
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 6 - RM 120
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 6 - RM 20
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 70 - RM 95
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 30 - RM 45
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 90 - RM 120
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 32 - RM 37
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 24 - RM 26
Gold
RM 32 - RM 37
Platinum
RM 40 - RM 50
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Seremban to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 8 - RM 10
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
KPB Express
Phone
+604 332 6815
Website
kpbekspres.com
Bus from Padang Besar Malaysia to AmanJaya Ipoh
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 28
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Padang Besar Malaysia to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 50
Book at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Phone
074 750 770
Email
jollytravel@hotmail.com
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 70
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara to Hat Yai station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara to Hat Yai any hotel
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Book at
12go.asia
Smart En Plus
Phone
0614655695
Email
chanyaon39@gmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara to Hat Yai any hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 32
Book at
12go.asia
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 82
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Seremban Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 74
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Long-tail boat
Ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
RM 13
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Railay Beach to Ao Po Pier, Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 150
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ao Nang to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 220
Krabi Taxi
Phone
+66 99 492 7829
Website
krabitaxi.com
Krabi Cab
Phone
+66 089 289 6233
Website
krabicab.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur is 820 km. It takes approximately 10h 8m to drive from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur.

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AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and Scoot Tigerair offer flights from Krabi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 1019+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Ao Nang to Krabi Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs ฿140 - ฿250.

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