Bangkok to Yala

Bangkok to Yala

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Bangkok to Yala Schedule

Bangkok to Yala Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Kim Transfers Thailand Economy Any time฿ 27,500
Thai Railway Class II Sleeper Fan 13:03 - 08:51฿ 740
Siam Lane Tour VIP 15:30 - 09:30฿ 1,154
Thai Railway Class II Fan 16:08 - 11:45฿ 589

Transportation from Bangkok to Yala

Facts about the transport from Bangkok to Yala

Cheapest Transport$9
Fastest Transport15h
Earliest Departure1:03 PM
Latest Departure4:08 PM
Departures per day10
Distance1077 kilometers
Transport CompaniesKim Transfers Thailand, Siam Lane Tour, Thai Railway

Bangkok to Yala Destination Reviews

Bus Express, Siam Lane Tour (สยามเดินรถ), Jan 3, 2020
3 customer reviews

How to get from Bangkok to Yala

When you want to get from Bangkok to Yala, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 982.22. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 26.76.

How far is Bangkok from Yala?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangkok to Yala. Your trip will be a total of 670 miles (1077 km). The flying distance is 500 miles (804 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Yala?

The travel time from Bangkok to Yala can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 15 to 20 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangkok to Yala?

The cost of the trip from Bangkok to Yala varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Siam Lane Tour (สยามเดินรถ): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 26.76 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 982.22.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bangkok to Yala:

  • Train tickets - USD 8.90 to USD 28.14;
  • Bus tickets - USD 26.76 to USD 26.76;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 744.11 to USD 982.22.

How many trips per day are there between Bangkok and Yala?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 15:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 15:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bangkok to Yala any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Bangkok to Yala is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bangkok to Yala. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 744.11.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks..

The most popular transport from Bangkok to Yala

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangkok to Yala? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 50% decided to go for a bus.
  • 50% users enjoyed a train ride.