There are 4 ways to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai by train, bus or car

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KTM Komuter, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar Butterworth
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai

$12 - $34

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Mini Van  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Penang to Hat Yai

$12

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KTM Komuter, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Hat Yai 124.5 miles

$9 - $14

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No, there is no direct bus from Butterworth to Hat Yai. However, there are services departing from Chai Leng Park - Caltex and arriving at Hat Yai via Penang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Butterworth to Hat Yai. However, there are services departing from Butterworth and arriving at Hat Yai via Padang Besar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Butterworth and Hat Yai is 179 km. The road distance is 199.3 km.

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The best way to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai without a car is to KTM Komuter and train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai, including transfers.

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Butterworth to Hat Yai bus services, operated by New Asian Travel, depart from Penang station.

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Butterworth to Hat Yai train services, operated by KTM Komuter, depart from Butterworth station.

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The best way to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai is to KTM Komuter and train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Mini Van, which costs and takes 6 h 28 min.

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Butterworth to Hat Yai bus services, operated by New Asian Travel, arrive at Hat Yai station.

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Hat Yai is 1 h behind Butterworth. It is currently 1:06 PM in Butterworth and 12:06 PM in Hat Yai.

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  • Distance: 112.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Hat Yai, Thailand?

You can take a train from Butterworth to Hat Yai via Padang Besar in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, New Asian Travel operates a bus from Butterworth to Hat Yai 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 5 h.

Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
New Asian Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Penang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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Butterworth to Hat Yai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Hat Yai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Butterworth to Hat Yai is 199 km. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Butterworth to Hat Yai.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Hat Yai. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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