There are 6 ways to get from Kedah to Ko Phuket by plane, car, train or bus

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 Langkawi  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Phuket (HKT) LGK - HKT

$91 - $345

Cheapest option

KTM Komuter, train, bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  4. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$27 - $81

4 alternative options

Drive to Hat Yai, fly  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Jitra to Hat Yai
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Phuket (HKT) HDY - HKT

$50 - $129

KTM Komuter, bus Sri Trang Tour  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Phuket Bus Terminal 2

KTM Komuter, bus via Nakhon Si Thammarat  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  4. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Phuket Bus Terminal

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Sungai Petani to Phuket 369.2 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kedah to Ko Phuket is to KTM Komuter and train and bus which costs RM 110 - RM 330 and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kedah to Ko Phuket is to drive and fly which costs RM 200 - RM 550 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Kedah and Ko Phuket is 339 km. The road distance is 590.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Kedah to Ko Phuket, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kedah, Malaysia and Ko Phuket, Thailand?

Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Airways and seven other airlines fly from Kuah to Thalang hourly.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Johor Bahru, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Langkawi to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $7
Platinum
$6 - $8
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Sri Trang Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonborrikarn
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
12go.asia
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

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