There are 7 ways to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok by train, plane, car 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

KTM Komuter to Hat Yai, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HDY - BKK

$47 - $204

Cheapest option

KTM Komuter, train  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Hua Lamphong

$24 - $89

5 alternative options

KTM Komuter to Hat Yai, fly to Don Muang  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Don Muang (DMK) HDY - DMK

$32 - $154

KTM Komuter, car ferry to Penang, fly to Don Muang  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Don Muang (DMK) PEN - DMK

$45 - $219

KTM Komuter, bus The Transport Company  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

KTM Komuter, bus Piya  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal

Drive  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sungai Petani to Bangkok 684.5 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok is to KTM Komuter and train which costs RM 95 - RM 370 and takes 17 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok is to KTM Komuter and fly which costs RM 190 - RM 850 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Sungai Petani and Bangkok is 901 km. The road distance is 1095.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Sungai Petani to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Sungai Petani and arriving at Hua Lamphong via Padang Besar and Hat Yai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Sungai Petani, Malaysia and Bangkok, Thailand?

You can take a train from Sungai Petani to Bangkok via Padang Besar and Hat Yai in around 17 h 47 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 Penang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
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 Penang to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Sungai Petani to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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 Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
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 Lamphong
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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