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There are 4 ways to get from Trang to Butterworth by bus, train, bus and ferry, ferry, car ferry 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.

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Mini Van, bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Satun
  2. Take the bus from Kangar to Butterworth Bus Terminal

$9 - $14

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Train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Trang to Thung Song
  2. Take the train from Thung Song to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Butterworth

$21 - $98

Bus and ferry, Speedboat, ferry, car ferry  •  11h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Trang station to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
  4. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal

$83 - $105

Drive  •  4h 28m

  1. Drive from Trang to Butterworth 216.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Trang to Butterworth is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿300 - ฿470 and takes 7h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Trang to Butterworth is to drive which costs ฿1000 - ฿1500 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trang to Butterworth. However, there are services departing from Trang and arriving at Butterworth via Thung Song, Hat Yai and Padang Besar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 57m.

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The distance between Trang and Butterworth is 254 km. The road distance is 345.7 km.

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The best way to get from Trang to Butterworth without a car is to train which takes 9h 57m and costs ฿650 - ฿3300.

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It takes approximately 7h 34m to get from Trang to Butterworth, including transfers.

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Trang to Butterworth train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Trang station.

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The best way to get from Trang to Butterworth is to Mini Van and bus which takes 7h 34m and costs ฿300 - ฿470. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿650 - ฿3300 and takes 9h 57m.

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Butterworth is 1h ahead of Trang. It is currently 1:19 AM in Trang and 2:19 AM in Butterworth.

Trang to Butterworth train services, operated by KTM Komuter, arrive at Butterworth station.

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Map of how to get from Trang to Butterworth.
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  • Distance: 158.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 34m

What companies run services between Trang, Thailand and Butterworth, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Trang to Butterworth via Satun and Kangar in around 7h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Trang to Butterworth via Thung Song, Hat Yai, and Padang Besar in around 9h 57m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Trang to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Thung Song to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Satun
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Plusliner
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Kangar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kangar to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
easybook.com
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Trang station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Andaman Ferry Service
Phone
(+66)81-599-1936
Email
andamanferry@gmail.com
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Phone
081-6782826
Email
info@bundhayaspeedboat.com
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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Yes, the driving distance between Trang to Butterworth is 346 km. It takes approximately 4h 28m to drive from Trang to Butterworth.

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