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There are 5 ways to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly, train  •  5h 25m

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

RM 704 - RM 987

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Mini Van, minivan, bus  •  16h 54m

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

RM 195 - RM 215

3 alternative options

Taxi, train, bus  •  17h 52m

  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 train from Padang Besar to Butterworth
  5. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
  6. Take the train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur

RM 258 - RM 564

Mini Van, Bus  •  19h 48m

  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 Terminal Amanjaya
  4. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to KL Sentral

RM 237

Drive  •  10h 8m

  1. Drive from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur 820.2 km

RM 300 - RM 450

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

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The social distance requirement in Kuala Lumpur is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur is to Mini Van and minivan and bus which costs ฿1500 - ฿1700 and takes 16h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Ao Nang to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs ฿5500 - ฿8000 and takes 5h 25m.

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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 KL Sentral via Pak Bara Pier, Hat Yai and Terminal Amanjaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 48m.

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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 Mini Van and minivan and bus which takes 16h 54m and costs ฿1500 - ฿1700.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m 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 Naik Selalu Express, arrive at KL Sentral station.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Ao Nang. It is currently 8:22 AM in Ao Nang and 9:22 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 25m

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 Pier, Hat Yai Airport, and Hat Yai Chee Road in around 16h 54m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 480 - RM 600
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 10 - RM 140
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 10 - RM 24
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 75 - 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
3 times a day
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
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
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 Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 17 - RM 21
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
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
Once daily
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
Bus operators
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 71
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
12go.asia
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Phone
088-7902204
Email
lipeferryspeedboat@hotmail.com
Website
lipeferry.net
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 32
Schedules at
12go.asia
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Express Kesatuan
Phone
+6016-5217774
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 55
Schedules at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Phone
05-255 1128
Email
enquiry@peraktransit.com.my
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 8 - RM 21
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Phone
+603 7728 8789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 16
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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 83
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Naik Selalu Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 29
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
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 offers flights from Krabi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 1439+ 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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