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

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Taxi, fly, train  •  4h 18m

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

RM 341 - RM 5251

Cheapest option

Train  •  12h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chawang to Hat Yai
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

RM 63 - RM 360

3 alternative options

Bus  •  14h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Thung Song to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Chee Road to Hentian Duta

Train, bus  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the train from Chawang to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus from Hatyai to Terminal Amanjaya
  3. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Puchong Tesco

RM 95 - RM 233

Drive  •  9h 12m

  1. Drive from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur 756 km

RM 270 - RM 410

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The cheapest way to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur is to train and bus which costs ฿700 - ฿1800 and takes 18h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur is to taxi and fly and train which costs ฿2500 - ฿39000 and takes 4h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Chawang and arriving at Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai and Padang Besar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 25m.

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The distance between Chawang and Kuala Lumpur is 636 km. The road distance is 756 km.

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The best way to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 12h 25m and costs ฿460 - ฿2700.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Chawang to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Chawang station.

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The best way to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 12h 25m and costs ฿460 - ฿2700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Krabi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Chawang. It is currently 12:01 AM in Chawang and 1:01 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Map of how to get from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 635.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 18m

What companies run services between Chawang, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai and Padang Besar in around 12h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur via Thung Song, Thung Song, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, and Hat Yai Chee Road in around 14h 58m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 750
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 Chawang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 11 - RM 150
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 11 - RM 26
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 80 - RM 110
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 35 - RM 55
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 110 - RM 150
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 6 - RM 130
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 21
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 75 - RM 100
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 30 - RM 45
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 95 - RM 130
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 85
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 49 - RM 53
Gold
RM 70 - RM 85
Platinum
RM 95 - RM 120
Bus operators
Piya
Phone
0-2894-6330-2
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Thung Song to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hatyai to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 55
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Puchong Tesco
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chawang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Estimated price
RM 160 - RM 200

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Chawang to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chawang to Kuala Lumpur is 756 km. It takes approximately 9h 12m to drive from Chawang to Kuala Lumpur.

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AirAsia offers flights from Krabi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 2953+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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