There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Patong by plane, bus, train, night bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Suvarnabhumi  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Phuket (HKT) BKK - HKT

$58 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Express  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Phuket Bus Terminal

$20 - $21

5 alternative options

Line 503 bus to Don Muang, fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 503 bus from Wat Ratcha Natda Ram to Opposite Tmb Headquarter Bank
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phuket (HKT) DMK - HKT

$45 - $140

Train, bus  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Suratthani Train Station 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$30 - $69

Bus Thai Sriram Tour  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phuket Bus Terminal 2

$29

Night bus, Minivan  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station
  2. Take the Minivan from Krabi Bus Station to Patong

$39 - $40

Drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Patong 526.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Patong is to bus which costs ฿670 - ฿700 and takes 16 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Patong is to fly which costs ฿1900 - ฿6000 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Patong is 695 km. The road distance is 842.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Bangkok to Patong, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Patong. However, there are services departing from Democracy Monument and arriving at Patong via Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok and Phuket Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 13 min.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Patong.
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  • Distance: 434.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Patong, Phuket Province, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Thai Smile and two other airlines fly from Bangkok to Patong hourly. Alternatively, Bus Express operates a bus from Bangkok to Patong 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 13 h 10 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus Express
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Transport Co STM
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Patong
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia

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