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

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KTM Komuter to Hat Yai, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  5 h 2 min

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

$47 - $202

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KTM Komuter, train  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar Butterworth
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong 46 Padang Besar - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC

$18 - $64

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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 - $152

KTM Komuter, car ferry, line 101 bus to Penang, fly to Don Muang  •  8 h 56 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. Take the line 101 bus from Weld Quay to Teluk Bahang
  4. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Don Muang (DMK) PEN - DMK

$45 - $218

KTM Komuter, bus The Transport Company  •  19 h 1 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 25 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

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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 32 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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The best way to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok without a car is to KTM Komuter and bus which takes 19 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Sungai Petani to Bangkok train services, operated by KTM Komuter, depart from Sungai Petani station.

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The quickest flight from Hat Yai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Bangkok is 1 h behind Sungai Petani. It is currently 3:42 PM in Sungai Petani and 2:42 PM in Bangkok.

Sungai Petani to Bangkok train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Hua Lamphong station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sungai Petani to Bangkok is 1095 km. It takes approximately 15 h 19 min to drive from Sungai Petani to Bangkok.

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Thai Smile offers flights from Hat Yai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sungai Petani to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 563.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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 Padang Besar in around 19 h 32 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 Don Muang via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Penang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 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 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Penang to Don Muang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
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
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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
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Rapid Penang
Phone
+6042381212
Email
rapidcare@prasarana.com.my
Website
rapidpg.com.my
Bus from Weld Quay to Teluk Bahang
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rapidpg.com.my
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
$22
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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