There are 6 ways to get from Kaoh Rung to Phuket by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

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Ferry, bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  28 h 9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket

$65 - $88

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  29 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
  3. Take the bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Phuket

$64 - $86

4 alternative options

Van, bus  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Take the Van from Ko Rong to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket

$69 - $90

Ferry, Van, Minivan, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the Van from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Poipet
  3. Take the Minivan from Poipet to Pattaya
  4. Take the bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station

$81 - $94

Ferry, drive, bus  •  25 h 53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Drive from Sihanouk Ville to Lomprayah Donsak Pier
  3. Take the bus from Lomprayah Donsak Pier to Phuket

$128 - $209

Ferry, fly  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Fly from Sihanoukville (KOS) to Phuket (HKT) KOS - HKT

$368 - $1,145

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kaoh Rung to Phuket. However, there are services departing from Ko Rong and arriving at Phuket via Night Market, Phnom Penh and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 31 min.

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The distance between Kaoh Rung and Phuket is 617 km.

The best way to get from Kaoh Rung to Phuket without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 28 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 28 h 9 min to get from Kaoh Rung to Phuket, including transfers.

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Kaoh Rung to Phuket bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, depart from Ko Rong station.

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There is no direct flight from Sihanoukville Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Kaoh Rung to Phuket bus services, operated by The Transport Company, arrive at Phuket station.

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Air Class Líneas Aéreas, Ruili Airlines, Thai AirAsia and AirAsia offer flights from Sihanoukville Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 3404+ hotels available in Phuket. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kaoh Rung to Phuket.
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  • Distance: 385.8 miles
  • Duration: 28 h 9 min

What companies run services between Kaoh Rung, Cambodia and Phuket, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kaoh Rung to Phuket. However, you can take the ferry to Sihanouk Ville, take the taxi to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express, take the bus to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office, take the walk to Kong Salak, take the bus to Mochit 2 Bus Depot, take the walk to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Phuket. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kaoh Rung to Phuket via Sihanouk Ville, Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express, Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office, Khok Wua Intersection Opposite Lottery, Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal, and Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok in around 29 h 44 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sihanoukville to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Sihanoukville to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sihanoukville to Phuket via Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sihanoukville to Phuket via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Ko Rong to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Poipet
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Phuket
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
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
Em Samang Express
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Poipet to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Sawadee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Buva Sea Cambodia
Website
buvasea.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
buvasea.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
GTVC Speedboat
Website
gtvcspeedboat.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
gtvcspeedboat.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Speed Ferry Cambodia
Website
speedferrycambodia.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
speedferrycambodia.com

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