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By Plane
By Plane
By Plane
Flying to Phuket is arguably the easiest way to get to the island. Most domestic airlines operate several flights daily between Phuket and Bangkok, Samui, and Chiang Mai. Some domestic airlines operate flights from Phuket to Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Trang, and Hat Yai. There are also numerous international airlines that fly directly to Phuket from various cities around Asia, including Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Penang, Singapore, and Sydney.
Transportation to and from the airport
Phuket International Airport is located approximately 30 kilometers north of Phuket Town. Taxis between Phuket Town and the airport cost approximately 400 baht, but the fares to the beaches range between 500 and 600 baht. Minivans charge approximately 80 baht /person to town, but 120 baht/person to Patong, Kata, and Karon Beaches.
Phuket Limousine:
Located approximately 1 kilometer west of the city, Phuket; Tel: 0 7624 8596
Opening Hours: Shuttles to the airport from 06.30 am. - 07.30 pm.
By Boat
By Boat
By Boat
There is fairly regular boat service between Phuket and nearby islands including Koh Yao and Koh Phi Phi. During the high season (October-May), travelers may also travel by boat between Phuket and Koh Lanta. Ferries to and from Phuket and Krabi (Ao Nang, Railey Beach, Krabi Town) operate throughout the year. Various ports on Phuket provide services to these other islands and beaches with fares ranging between 300 and 500 baht. The trip may take 1.5 to 2 hours, depending on weather conditions. Some ferries service multiple locations and travelers are provided color coded stickers to avoid confusion.

The Deep Sea Port (Port of Phuket) at Puket is visited by both cargo and cruise ship from Thailand and from abroad. Contact your travel agent for information about the many different ships that stop at Phuket. Boat Timetable
By Bus
By Bus
By Bus
Air-conditioned Express Buses, VIP Buses and VIP24 Buses leave Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) for Phuket several times daily. Trips by air-conditioned express buses, which normally leave in the early morning or evening, take about 13 hours.

www.busonlineticket.co.th is one of the most reputable online booking portals with a large number of bus operators offers in Thailand.

There are also regular bus services (VIP, air-conditioned, and non-air-conditioned) between Phuket and neighboring provinces such as Krabi, Phang Nga, Chumphon, Koh Samui (bus/boat), Nakhon Si Thammarat, Ranong, Surat Thani, Satun, Hat Yai, Takua-Pa, and Trang. Departures are from the Phuket Bus Terminal off Phang Nga Road. For more up-to-date schedules and fares, call Phuket Air-conditioned Bus Station, Tel. 0 7621 1977. More information on the services can be obtained at BusOnlineTicket.co.th or refer to bus timetable: Book Bus Tickets >> Click here

Air - Conditional Express Bus Departs from Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai)
Route Fare
(Baht)
Distance
(Km)
Time
(Hr)
From Phuket To Phuket
Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) - Phuket Town 668 - 687 844 13 07:00 AM, 03:30 PM, 04:30 PM, 06:30 PM 06:30 AM, 06:40 AM, 03:30 PM, 04:30 PM, 05:30 PM, 06:30 PM, 07:30 PM
 
Air - Conditional VIP Bus Departs from Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai)
Route Fare
(Baht)
Distance
(Km)
Time
(Hr)
From Phuket To Phuket
Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) - Phuket Town 780 844 13 6:00 PM 6:30 PM
 
Air - Conditional VIP24 Bus Departs from Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai)
Route Fare
(Baht)
Distance
(Km)
Time
(Hr)
From Phuket To Phuket
Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) - Phuket Town 1038 844 13 05:20 PM, 06:20 PM, 07:00 PM 05:30 PM, 05:40 PM, 07:30 PM, 07:50 PM, 08:30 PM