There are 8 ways to get from Butterworth to Krabi by train, bus, taxi, car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, car or plane

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, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Bukit Ketri Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station

$14 - $18

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Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kangar
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station

$15 - $18

KTM Komuter, train, taxi  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Thung Song
  4. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$94 - $164

Car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Penang to Langkawi
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Langkawi to Ao Nang

$93 - $101

Car ferry, ferry, Speedboat  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Penang to Langkawi
  3. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
  4. Take the ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier

$118 - $177

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Krabi 293.5 miles

$40 - $60

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Krabi  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Krabi (KBV) AOR - KBV

$45 - $203

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Phuket, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Phuket (HKT) PEN - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
  4. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
  5. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$111 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Krabi is to KTM Komuter and bus which costs RM 55 - RM 75 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Krabi is to drive which takes 6 h 25 min and costs RM 160 - RM 240.

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The distance between Butterworth and Krabi is 338 km. The road distance is 470 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Butterworth to Krabi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Butterworth to Krabi. However, there are services departing from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal and arriving at Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier via Penang, Langkawi and Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Krabi, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Butterworth to Krabi via Kangar and Satun in around 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Penang to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Penang to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Bukit Ketri
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
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
Train from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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 - $29
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 - $29
Train from Hat Yai to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kangar
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Langkawi to Ao Nang
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
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
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands to Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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