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There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra

฿1168 - ฿2517

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Hentian Duta to Hat Yai Chee Road
  2. Take a taxi from Hat Yai Chee Road to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra

฿1280 - ฿1430

Drive  •  6h 47m

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra 596.6 km

฿1600 - ฿2400

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Hat Yai, taxi  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Hat Yai (HDY) KUL - HDY
  3. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra

฿2237 - ฿4616

Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar, train, taxi  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  4. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra

฿1833 - ฿3843

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, train, taxi  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  5. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra

฿1792 - ฿4076

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Thailand from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 1422.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is to bus and taxi which costs RM 160 - RM 190 and takes 9h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is to train and fly and taxi which costs RM 290 - RM 650 and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is 499 km. The road distance is 596.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra without a car is to train and taxi which takes 8h 11m and costs RM 150 - RM 340.

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It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra is 597 km. It takes approximately 6h 47m to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra.

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

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There are two+ hotels available in Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 11.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra.
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  • Distance: 498.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra. However, you can take the train to Padang Besar, take the train to Hat Yai, then take the taxi to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Hat Yai Chee Road then take the taxi to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿2200
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿2400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿3700
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿2400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿3700
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿850 - ฿2200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿3000
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿370 - ฿650
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
฿370 - ฿400
Gold
฿550 - ฿650
Platinum
฿700 - ฿850
Train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿90 - ฿120
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
฿90 - ฿100
Gold
฿100 - ฿120
Platinum
฿120 - ฿150
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿45 - ฿950
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)
฿45 - ฿160
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿240 - ฿340
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿280 - ฿420
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿50 - ฿65
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Other operators
Taxi from Hat Yai to Ao Thai Resort, Sathing Phra
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿950
Hat Yai Taxi Meter
Phone
+66 89 9779061
Hat Yai Taxi 24
Phone
+66 85 080 1987
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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