There are 6 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket by plane, bus, bus and ferry, ferry, train 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.

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Phuket, Thailand?

Vietjet Air, Thai AirAsia and seven other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Phnom Penh Cambodia, Phnom Penh, and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 32 h 24 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Bangkok Don Muang
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Bangkok
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Amphoe Aranyaprathet to Bangkok Hualamphong
Avg. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Hua Lamphong to Phatthalung
Avg. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Cambodia
Avg. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Avg. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nattakan-transport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket
Avg. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Siem Reap to Aranyaprathet
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
K.S.O Transport Co. Ltd
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh KSO Transport to Bangkok
Avg. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Avg. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap Mekong Express
Avg. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Trang Tour
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Avg. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya
Avg. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Sawadee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station
Avg. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Ao Nang Princess
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier
Avg. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket?

The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Phuket is 965 km. The road distance is 1701 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket?

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket is to bus which costs $70 and takes 32 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket?

The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket is to fly which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $130.

Is there a direct bus between Ho Chi Minh City and Phuket?

No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh and arriving at Phuket via Phnom Penh and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket?

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket, including transfers.