Travel from Bangkok to Ko-Phuket

Bus or fly from Bangkok to Ko Phuket?

Thai Airways International, Thai Smile and two other airlines fly from Bangkok to Ko Phuket every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok to Ko Phuket via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal and Prachuap Khirikhan in around 14 h 8 min.

How to get from Bangkok to Ko Phuket

ModeDurationPrice
From Phaya Thai train to Bangkok airport, fly to Phuket airport, then bus to Ko Phuket.3 h 34 min$58
From Khao San Road bus to Bangkok Don Muang airport, fly to Phuket airport, then bus to Ko Phuket.3 h 45 min$46
From Democracy Monument line 511 bus to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal, bus to Prachuap Khirikhan, then bus to Phuket Bus Terminal 2.14 h 8 min$28
From Ratchathewi BTS to BTS Mochit, bus to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, bus to Phuket, then bus to Thalang.14 h 55 min$32
From Hua Lamphong train to Surat Thani station, bus to Surathani Talad Kaset Station, then bus to Phuket Bus Terminal 2.14 h 55 min$33
From Hua Lamphong train to Chumphon, walk to Chumphon, then bus to Phuket Bus Terminal 2.15 h 33 min$31
From Hua Lamphong station bus to Khao Sok National Park, walk to Khao Sok, then bus to Phuket Bus Terminal 2.20 h 36 min$42
From Bangkok drive to Ko Phuket.12 h 3 min$89

How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Ko Phuket?

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Bangkok to Ko Phuket, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Bangkok and Ko Phuket?

No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Ko Phuket. However, there are services departing from Democracy Monument and arriving at Phuket Bus Terminal 2 via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal and Prachuap Khirikhan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 8 min.

Operators from Bangkok to Ko Phuket

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Airport Rail LinkAirport Rail Link
Thai Airways InternationalThai Airways International
Thai SmileThai Smile
Bangkok AirwaysBangkok Airways
Thai Vietjet AirThai Vietjet Air
Airport Bus PhuketAirport Bus Phuket
Airport LimoBus ExpressAirport LimoBus Express
Thai AirAsiaThai AirAsia
Nok AirNok Air
Thai Lion MentariThai Lion Mentari
Bangkok Mass Transit AuthorityBangkok Mass Transit Authority
Bang Saphan TourBang Saphan Tour
Greenbus ThailandGreenbus Thailand
BTSBTS
The Transport CompanyThe Transport Company
Sombat Tour+66 27921456Sombat Tour
State Railway of ThailandState Railway of Thailand
Phantip TravelPhantip Travel
Rung KitRung Kit
Paradive TravelParadive Travel