There are 3 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

$11 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Bukit Kayu Hitam
  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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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 takes 2 h 22 min and costs RM 35 - RM 55.

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The distance between Butterworth and Hat Yai is 179 km. The road distance is 199 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. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Butterworth to Hat Yai via Bukit Kayu Hitam and Padang Besar in around 4 h 26 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)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Bus operators
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Bukit Kayu Hitam
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours

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