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There are 7 ways to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani by plane, car, ferry, shuttle, bus or train

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Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Fly from Senai (JHB) to Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) JHB - KBR
  2. Drive from Sultan Ismail Petra to Pattani

Cheapest option

Bus, minivan via Klang  •  22h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Larkin Bus Terminal to Klang Sentral
  2. Take the bus from Klang to Rantau Panjang
  3. Take the minivan from Sungai Kolok to Yala

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Fly to Langkawi, ferry, Private Transfer, Mini Bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Senai (JHB) to Langkawi (LGK) JHB - LGK
  2. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Tammalang Pier Satun
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Tammalang Pier Satun to Hat Yai
  4. Take the Mini Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station

Bus, Mini Bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Mile Complex to Hat Yai
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station

Bus, train  •  19h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Johor Bahru to Butterworth
  2. Take the train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  4. Take the train from Hat Yai to Pattani

Bus, minivan  •  19h 34m

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Rantau Panjang
  2. Take the minivan from Sungai Kolok to Yala

Drive  •  10h 18m

  1. Drive from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani 925.6 km
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Conditions of entry into Thailand from Malaysia

  • 10 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by the Thai embassy or consulate
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
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  • 10 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Foreign nationals are required to obtain Certificate of Entry (COE) issued by the Thai embassy or consulate
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination and a negative COVID-19 test are exempt from compulsory quarantine if travelling to the following islands: Phuket, Koh Samui, Koh Pha Ngan and Koh Tao. They must stay on the island for at least 14 days before travelling to other regions
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No, entry into Thailand from Malaysia is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pattani is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pattani is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pattani is 1 metre.

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

Yes, entry into Malaysia from Thailand is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 1 Dec 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani is to bus and minivan which costs RM 109 - RM 114 and takes 19h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani is to fly and drive which takes 4h 19m and costs RM 140 - RM 500.

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The distance between Senai Airport (JHB) and Pattani is 640 km. The road distance is 925.6 km.

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The best way to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani without a car is to bus and Mini Bus which takes 18h 45m and costs RM 128 - RM 132.

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It takes approximately 4h 19m to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Senai Airport to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Pattani is 1h behind Senai Airport (JHB). It is currently 8:55 PM in Senai Airport (JHB) and 7:55 PM in Pattani.

Yes, the driving distance between Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani is 926 km. It takes approximately 10h 18m to drive from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani.

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AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Airways and Firefly offer flights from Senai Airport to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport.

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Map of how to get from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani.
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  • Distance: 640.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 19m

What companies run services between Senai Airport (JHB), Malaysia and Pattani, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Senai Airport (JHB) to Pattani via JB Sentral, Woodlands Checkpoint Out, Queen Street Bus Terminal, Golden Mile Complex, Hat Yai, Thanon Nipatuthit 2, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Hat Yai Bus Station, and Pattani Bus Station in around 18h 45m.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿4000
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2300 - ฿11000
Flights from Senai to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿4400
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿2800 - ฿5500
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿4400
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿650 - ฿3100
Flights from Senai to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿4900
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿4900
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿4000
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2300 - ฿11000
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿2800 - ฿5500
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿4400
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Senai to Sultan Ismail Petra via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2200 - ฿4000
Flights from Senai to Langkawi via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2600 - ฿7000
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿140 - ฿170
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
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
Train from Hat Yai to Pattani
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿55 - ฿1000
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)
฿55 - ฿170
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿250 - ฿350
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿750 - ฿1000
Bus operators
Dee Travels Hatyai
Website
12go.asia
Shuttle from Tammalang Pier Satun to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿1900
Schedules at
12go.asia
Mini Bus
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿100
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿681
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
easybook.com
KPB Express
Phone
+604 332 6815
Website
kpbekspres.com
Bus from Johor Bahru to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿521
Schedules at
easybook.com
Mayang Sari Express
Phone
(06) 985 0284
Email
expressmayangsari@yahoo.com
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿601
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Rantau Panjang
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿569
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Johor Larkin Terminal to Rantau Panjang
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿573
Schedules at
redbus.my
minivan
Bus from Sungai Kolok to Yala
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿120
StarMart Express
Sani Express
Website
eticketing.saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Klang to Rantau Panjang
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿273
Schedules at
eticketing.saniexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Services
Phone
604-966 9439
Email
info@langkawi-ferry.com
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Tammalang Pier Satun
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿350
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com

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