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There are 4 ways to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Sungai Padi

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Mini Bus, bus

  1. Take the Mini Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Pattani Bus Station to Narathiwat Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Tak Bai

Drive

  1. Drive from Hat Yai to Tak Bai
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tak Bai is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tak Bai is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tak Bai is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai is to Mini Bus and bus which costs ฿550 - ฿750 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai is to taxi which costs ฿2600 - ฿3200 and takes 3h 23m.

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The distance between Hat Yai and Tak Bai is 193 km. The road distance is 234.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai without a car is to train which takes 4h 32m and costs ฿650 - ฿1900.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai is to train which takes 4h 32m and costs ฿650 - ฿1900. Alternatively, you can Mini Bus and bus, which costs ฿550 - ฿750 and takes 5h 31m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hat Yai to Tak Bai is 235 km. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Hat Yai to Tak Bai.

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There are one+ hotels available in Tak Bai. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hat Yai to Tak Bai.
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  • Distance: 193.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Tak Bai, Thailand?

State Railway of Thailand operates a train from Hat Yai to Sungai Padi twice daily. Tickets cost ฿85 - ฿1100 and the journey takes 3h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hat Yai to Tak Bai via Pattani Bus Station and Narathiwat Bus Station in around 5h 31m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Sungai Padi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿85 - ฿1100
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿85 - ฿190
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿280 - ฿400
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Bus operators
Local bus
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿100
Bus from Pattani Bus Station to Narathiwat Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿60
Other operators
Taxi from Hat Yai to Tak Bai
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Estimated price
฿2600 - ฿3200
Taxi Hat Yai
Phone
+66 81-541-5418
Website
hadyaitaxi.com
Hat Yai Taxi 24
Phone
+66 85 080 1987
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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