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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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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

$11 - $33

3 alternative options

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

Car ferry, Mini Van  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Van from Penang to Hat Yai

$12 - $14

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Hat Yai 124.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai is to drive which costs RM 35 - RM 55 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai is to drive which costs RM 35 - RM 55 and takes 2 h 22 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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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Butterworth to Hat Yai, including transfers.

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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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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.

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 - $6
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
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
$11
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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