There are 9 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi by plane, bus, ferry, train, taxi, 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.

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Fly to Krabi  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Krabi (KBV) SGN - KBV

$71 - $255

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Bus, night bus  •  33 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the night bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station

$52 - $73

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Fly to Trang, Minivan  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Trang (TST) SGN - TST
  2. Take the Minivan from Trang to Krabi Bus Station

$100 - $221

Fly to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Phuket (HKT) SGN - HKT
  2. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$123 - $550

Bus, train, taxi  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Thung Song
  4. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$127 - $191

Bus  •  33 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phang Nga
  4. Take the bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station

$68 - $77

Bus, night bus, train, Minivan  •  36 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
  4. Take the Minivan from Chumphon to Krabi Bus

$74 - $108

Bus, night bus via Khaosan Road Travel Mart  •  38 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart
  3. Take the night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station

$78

Drive  •  23 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi 1019.6 miles

$140 - $210

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi station. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office and arriving at Krabi Bus Station via Phnom Penh, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and Phang Nga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 31 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Krabi is 904 km. The road distance is 1631.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 32 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, depart from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 33 h 31 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Krabi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi bus services, operated by , arrive at Krabi Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi is 1631 km. It takes approximately 23 h 32 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi.

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Thai Airways International, Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Scoot Tigerair and four other airlines offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Krabi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi.
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  • Distance: 564.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

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

Thai AirAsia, AirAsia and 12 other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Phnom Penh, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phang Nga, and Phang Nga in around 33 h 31 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Minivan
Bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phang Nga
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Night bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Nattakan Transport
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Krabi Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95

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