There are 3 ways to get from Tangalle to Yala by train, plane or taxi

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

Train, fly to Narathiwat, taxi  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Matara to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Narathiwat (NAW) CMB - NAW
  3. Take a taxi from Narathiwat to Yala

$197 - $659

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Kota Bharu  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Matara to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) CMB - KBR
  3. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Yala

$126 - $451

1 alternative option

Train, fly to Hat Yai  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Matara to Colombo Fort
  2. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Hat Yai (HDY) CMB - HDY
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Yala

$172 - $561

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tangalle and Yala is 2265 km.

It takes approximately 14 h 48 min to get from Tangalle to Yala, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Colombo Airport to Narathiwat Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yala is 1 h 30 min ahead of Tangalle. It is currently 6:23 AM in Tangalle and 7:53 AM in Yala.

SriLankan Airlines, Thai Airways International, Thai AirAsia and five other airlines offer flights from Colombo Airport to Narathiwat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tangalle to Yala.
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  • Distance: 1415.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 48 min

What companies run services between Tangalle, Sri Lanka and Yala, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Tangalle to Yala. However, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the bus to Katunayake Bus Station, take the walk to Colombo airport, fly to Narathiwat, then take the taxi to Yala. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Matara, take the train to Colombo Fort, take the walk to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal, take the bus to Katunayake Bus Station, take the walk to Colombo airport, fly to Hat Yai, take the taxi to Hat Yai, then take the train to Yala.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Colombo to Narathiwat via Kuala Lumpur, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Colombo to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Colombo to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Colombo to Hat Yai via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Matara to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $3
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Yala
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Sungai Kolok to Yala
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Other operators
Taxi from Narathiwat to Yala
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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