There are 5 ways to get from Alor Setar to Phuket by ferry, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry, Speedboat  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
  3. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket

$120 - $183

Cheapest option

KTM Komuter, train, Mini Van, bus  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the Mini Van from Songkhla to Trang
  4. Take the bus from Trang Sri Trang to Phuket Bus Terminal 2

$25 - $47

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Alor Setar to Phuket 334.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Phuket  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Phuket (HKT) AOR - HKT

$43 - $201

Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Krabi (KBV) AOR - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier

$67 - $224

What companies run services between Alor Setar, Malaysia and Phuket, Thailand?

Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia and two other airlines fly from Alor Setar to Phuket every 4 hours.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Alor Setar to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Bus operators
Mini Van
Bus from Songkhla to Trang
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Sri Trang Tour
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Ao Nang Princess
Website
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alor Setar and Phuket is 293 km. The road distance is 535 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alor Setar to Phuket is to KTM Komuter and train and Mini Van and bus which costs RM 95 - RM 190 and takes 13 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Alor Setar to Phuket is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs RM 170 - RM 800.

It takes approximately 13 h 28 min to get from Alor Setar to Phuket, including transfers.