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There are 5 ways to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)
  2. Take a taxi from Tan Son Nhat to Phú Mỹ

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
  5. Take the bus from Nguyen Thai Binh to Vung Tau

3 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  3. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
  5. Take a taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu

Minivan, bus

  1. Take the minivan from Sungai Kolok to Yala
  2. Take the bus from Yala to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office
  5. Take the bus from Pham Ngu Lao to Vung Tau

Drive

  1. Drive from Kota Bharu to Vũng Tàu

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is to minivan and bus which costs RM 300 - RM 370 and takes 2 days 1h.

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The fastest way to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is to fly and taxi which takes 4h 53m and costs RM 500 - RM 1300.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu. However, there are services departing from Terminal Kota Bharu and arriving at Vung Tau via Sungai Kolok, Yala, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office and Pham Ngu Lao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1h.

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The distance between Kota Bharu and Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is 744 km. The road distance is 2180.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu without a car is to train and bus which takes 47h and costs RM 300 - RM 490.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu, including transfers.

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Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu bus services, operated by , depart from Sungai Kolok station.

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There is no direct flight from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu bus services, operated by FUTA Bus Lines, arrive at Vung Tau station.

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is 1h behind Kota Bharu. It is currently 7:51 AM in Kota Bharu and 6:51 AM in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu.

Map of how to get from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu.
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  • Distance: 744.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Kota Bharu, Malaysia and Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu, Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Kota Bharu to Vũng Tàu via Rantau Panjang, Sungai Kolok, Yala, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, and Pham Ngu Lao in around 2 days 1h.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Tan Son Nhat via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Tan Son Nhat via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Tan Son Nhat via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Sungai Kolok to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
19h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $65
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)
$10 - $12
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$25 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$45 - $65
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $35
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)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$18 - $24
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Sungai Kolok to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $35
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)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $24
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$8 - $12
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$25 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
royalrailway.easybook.com
Bus operators
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Yala to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Hoa Mai
Phone
0889200200
Email
hoamai.limousine@gmail.com
Website
hoamaicar.com
Bus from Nguyen Thai Binh to Vung Tau
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
hoamaicar.com
Book at
12go.asia
minivan
Bus from Sungai Kolok to Yala
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
FUTA Bus Lines
Phone
1900 6067
Email
hotro@futabus.vn
Website
futabus.vn
Bus from Pham Ngu Lao to Vung Tau
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
futabus.vn
Other operators
Taxi from Tan Son Nhat to Phú Mỹ
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Vinasun taxi
Phone
+848-38272727
Website
vinasuntaxi.com
Malinh Taxi Group
Phone
+848 3838 3838
Website
mailinh.vn
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is 2181 km. It takes approximately 31h 27m to drive from Kota Bharu to Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kota Bharu to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs RM 18 - RM 22.

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