There are 8 ways to get from Malaysia to Krabi by plane, bus, ferry, train, taxi or car

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

Fly Kuala Lumpur to Krabi  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Krabi (KBV) KUL - KBV

$34 - $166

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station

$22 - $32

6 alternative options

Bus to Singapore, fly to Krabi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Johor Bahru CIQ to Queen Street Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Krabi (KBV) SIN - KBV

$46 - $179

Fly Kuala Lumpur to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Phuket (HKT) KUL - HKT
  2. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$80 - $243

Fly Penang to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Phuket (HKT) PEN - HKT
  2. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$98 - $232

Train, taxi  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Thung Song
  3. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$96 - $150

Bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
  3. Take the bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station

$26 - $31

Drive  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi 502.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malaysia to Krabi is to train and bus which costs RM 90 - RM 130 and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malaysia to Krabi is to fly which costs RM 140 - RM 700 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Malaysia and Krabi is 1667 km. The road distance is 804.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Malaysia to Krabi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Malaysia to Kuala Lumpur Airport is to bus which takes 49 min and costs RM 10.

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Map of how to get from Malaysia to Krabi.
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  • Distance: 1041.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Malaysia and Krabi, Thailand?

AirAsia flies from Seremban to Krabi 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi via Bandar Tasik Selatan, Terminal Bersepadu Selatan, Hatyai, Hatyai, Trang Sri Trang, and Trang in around 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Singapore to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $19
Platinum
$22 - $26
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Johor Bahru CIQ to Queen Street Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
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 Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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