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There are 6 ways to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kampar

$40 - $82

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Bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal

$13

4 alternative options

Mini Van, bus  •  11h

  1. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Penang
  2. Take the bus from Penang to Tanah Rata Cameron Highlands

$23 - $36

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District 268.5 miles

$20 - $29

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HDY - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to Kampar

$79 - $271

Fly to Ipoh  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Ipoh (IPH) HDY - IPH

$181 - $422

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The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District is to bus which costs ฿434 and takes 9h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District is to drive which costs ฿650 - ฿950 and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District. However, there are services departing from Hat Yai and arriving at Tanah Rata Bus Terminal via Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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The distance between Hat Yai and Cameron Highlands District is 298 km. The road distance is 429.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District without a car is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs ฿1300 - ฿2700.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District, including transfers.

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Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District bus services, operated by Sri Theven Express, depart from Hat Yai station.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs ฿1300 - ฿2700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿434 and takes 9h 23m, you could also fly, which costs ฿5500 - ฿14000 and takes 7h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Hat Yai Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District bus services, operated by Perak Transit, arrive at Tanah Rata Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District.
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  • Distance: 186.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Cameron Highlands District, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District via Padang Besar and Kampar in around 6h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District via Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh in around 9h 23m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $90
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Ipoh via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Ipoh via Don Muang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Hat Yai to Ipoh via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kampar
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $10
Gold
$12 - $14
Platinum
$16 - $19
Train from KL Sentral to Kampar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $6
Gold
$6 - $7
Platinum
$8 - $10
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Sri Theven Express
Phone
03-3224 8776
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Rhinoariel Travel & Tours
Website
facebook.com
Bus from BHP Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
New Asian Travel
Phone
+60 4-261 5558
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai to Penang
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Penang to Tanah Rata Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Phone
074 750 770
Email
jollytravel@hotmail.com
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Penang
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia

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Yes, the driving distance between Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District is 430 km. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Hat Yai to Cameron Highlands District.

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Thai AirAsia offers flights from Hat Yai Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 420+ hotels available in Cameron Highlands District. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Hat Yai Airport is to taxi which takes 13m and costs ฿190 - ฿230.

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