There are 8 ways to get from Padang Besar to Hua Hin by plane, train, ferry, bus 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 Hat Yai to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HDY - BKK
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Hua Hin

$66 - $247

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Hua Hin 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...

$20 - $78

6 alternative options

Fly Hat Yai to Don Muang, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Don Muang (DMK) HDY - DMK
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Hua Hin

$56 - $220

Fly Hat Yai to Utapao, ferry  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Utapao (UTP) HDY - UTP
  2. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin

$83 - $154

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Hua Hin  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Hua Hin (HHQ) AOR - HHQ

$44 - $203

Bus, Minivan  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  3. Take the bus from Suratthani to Prachuap Khirikhan 780
  4. Take the Minivan from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hua Hin

$20 - $24

Bus, Mini Bus, Minivan  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Ranong Bus
  3. Take the Mini Bus from Ranong to Chumphon
  4. Take the Minivan from Chumphon to Hua Hin

$36

Drive  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Padang Besar to Hua Hin 491.7 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Padang Besar to Hua Hin is to bus and Minivan which costs ฿650 - ฿850 and takes 14 h 48 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Padang Besar to Hua Hin is to fly and ferry which costs ฿2700 - ฿5500 and takes 6 h 54 min.

More details

The distance between Padang Besar and Hua Hin is 658 km. The road distance is 786.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Padang Besar to Hua Hin, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Padang Besar to Hua Hin. However, there are services departing from Padang Besar and arriving at Hua Hin via Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Suratthani and Prachuap Khiri Khan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 48 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Padang Besar to Hua Hin. However, there are services departing from Padang Besar and arriving at Hua Hin via Hat Yai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

More details

What companies run services between Padang Besar, Thailand and Hua Hin, Thailand?

You can take a train from Padang Besar to Hua Hin via Hat Yai in around 11 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Padang Besar to Hua Hin via Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Suratthani, Prachuap Khirikhan, and Prachuap Khiri Khan in around 14 h 48 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Hat Yai to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Hua Hin via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Suratthani to Prachuap Khirikhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Malee Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Ranong Bus
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Mini Bus
Bus from Ranong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass, Train travel in Spain: A guide to Renfe and The London Underground: Essential tips to navigate the Tube - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?