From Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai by Trains
From Southern Terminal to Hat Yai by Buses
From Morchit to Hat Yai by Buses
From Khao San Tara Travel to Hat Yai by Buses
From Don Mueang Airport to Hat Yai by Flights
From Suvarnabhumi Airport to Hat Yai by Flights
Bangkok to Hat Yai destination reviews
How to get from Bangkok to Hat Yai
Travelling between Bangkok and Hat Yai is possible by Flight, bus and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you THB 3,219 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere THB 646.
How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Hat Yai?
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 23 hours to travel between Bangkok and Hat Yai depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Bangkok and Hat Yai. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 10m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 22h 30m to reach Hat Yai.
How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Hat Yai?
Travelling between Bangkok and Hat Yai can be as cheap as THB 646 if you opt for a Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด) bus and as expensive as THB 3,219 if you buy a Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย) flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Hat Yai ?
- 39 from Bangkok to Hat Yai starting from 04:30 Don Mueang Airport until 22:00 Don Mueang Airport
- 20 from Bangkok to Hat Yai starting from 06:45 Morchit until 20:30 Southern Terminal
- 9 from Bangkok to Hat Yai starting from 13:00 Hua Lamphong until 22:50 Hua Lamphong
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Bangkok to Hat Yai.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Bangkok to Hat Yai, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as THB 886.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Bangkok and Hat Yai
Nok Air (นกแอร์), Thai AirAsia (แอร์เอเชีย), Thai Lion Air, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)
Travelling from Bangkok to Hat Yai overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Bangkok and Hat Yai
Piya (ปิยะรุ่งเรืองทัวร์), Siam Lane Tour (สยามเดินรถ), Sri Siam Tour (ศรีสยามทัวร์), Tara Tour and Travel (ธาราทัวร์แอนด์ทราเวล), Transport Co (บริษัท ขนส่ง จำกัด)
Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.
Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.
What is the most popular transport to get from Bangkok to Hat Yai?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 999 took a train
- 1 decided to fly
- opted for a bus