There are 4 ways to get from Hat Yai to Ao Nang by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or ferry

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

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Thung Song 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Ao Nang

$99 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
  2. Take the bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station

$11

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Hat Yai to Ao Nang 181.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Phuket (HKT) HDY - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier

$100 - $188

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Ao Nang, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Hat Yai to Ao Nang via Trang Sri Trang, Trang, Krabi Bus Station, and Krabi in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Sri Trang Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Ferry operators
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 Beach to Ao Nang Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Ao Nang
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hat Yai and Ao Nang is 215 km. The road distance is 291 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Ao Nang is to bus which costs ฿342 and takes 6 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Ao Nang is to drive which takes 4 h 23 min and costs ฿800 - ฿1200.

No, there is no direct bus from Hat Yai to Ao Nang. However, there are services departing from Hatyai and arriving at Ao Nang via Trang and Krabi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Hat Yai to Ao Nang, including transfers.