KTM Intercity
Train from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur

The one direct daily overnight express train from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur, that was operated by Malaysian Railways (KTM Berhad), has now been cancelled (from 19/5/2016).

Timetable for the Hat Yai to KL Sentral Train 2019

Now that the night sleeper Intercity Express train is cancelled, if you now want to travel from Hat Yai to KL by train, you will now have to :

Catch a Shuttle Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar (the border station) >

Take a new ETS high-speed train from Padang Besar to KL >

Book Padang Besar to KL Train tickets online here >

Prices are the same as tickets purchased from the station!

Alternatively you can catch a bus from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur.

See our bus booking page here for times and fares >

Hat Yai to KL ETS Trains (Electric Train Services)

If you want to travel from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur by the new high speed ETS Trains, you will have to :

Catch a shuttle train to the border station of Padang Besar, then catch one of the ETS trains from Pdg. Besar to KL.

For Shuttle Train times and fares click here >

For the ETS timetable and fares from Pdg. Beasr to KL Sentral click here >

For the ETS timetable and fares from KL Sentral to Pdg. Besar click here >

For all ETS services departing from Pdg. Besar click here  >

Alternatively, you could catch a local bus from next to the clock tower in Hat Yai near the night market for around 50 Baht, to the border crossing at Padang Besar.

Walk over the border getting your passport stamped (takes around 15 minutes).

Then as you come out of the Malaysian immigration area there is a pedestrian bridge on your right that crosses over the railway tracks to Padang Besar Railway Station.

Train Ticket Prices from Hat Yai to KL

The Shuttle Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar costs 50 Thai Baht.

The ETS Trains from Padang Besar to KL Sentral cost :

ETS Gold Services :
Adults 76 MYR
Children 42 MYR

ETS Platinum Services :
Adults 102 MYR
Children 55 MYR

To see a list of all ETS fares to/from Padang Besar click here >

Buying Tickets for the Train from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur

Tickets for the Shuttle Train can be purchased at Hat Yai station on the day of departure (no advance purchase needed).

Tickets for the ETS Trains can be bought at Padang Besar Station, but it would be advisable to buy your tickets in advance before arriving at the station, as these services can get full during busy times of the year.

As this is a Malaysian KTM train, you can also book you tickets online direct from the KTM website or online ticketing agents.

Click here to for our online booking page >

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Hat Yai Station

Padang Besar Station

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