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There are 9 ways to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor by bus, plane, ferry, taxi, train or car

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Blue Songtaews to Phuket, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the Blue Songtaews from Kathu to Phuket Town
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HKT - KUL

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Bus via Nakhon Si Thammarat  •  20h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Nakhon Si Thammarat
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
  4. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to KL Sentral Station

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Ferry to Krabi, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  8h

  1. Take the ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Ao Nang Pier
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) KBV - KUL

Fly Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) HKT - SZB

Ferry, bus  •  18h

  1. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Lipe to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
  4. Take the bus from George Town Penang to KL Sentral Station VIP

Taxi, bus, train  •  21h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Phuket to Krabi Bus
  2. Take the bus from Krabi Bus Station to Satun
  3. Take the train from Bukit Ketri to Butterworth
  4. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
  5. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral

Bus  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to KL Sentral

Minivan, bus  •  21h 23m

  1. Take the minivan from Phuket Old Bus Station to Krabi Bus Station
  2. Take the minivan from Krabi Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
  4. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to KL Sentral Station

Drive  •  12h 27m

  1. Drive from Phuket to Klang 980 km

Phuket (HKT) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) flights

The flight time between Phuket (HKT) and Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) is around 6h 16m and covers a distance of around 660 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 22m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 10m. Services are operated by Firefly and Malaysia Airlines. Typically nine flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
2h 54m
Layover time:
3h 22m
Total time:
6h 16m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 10m
Flight distance:
660 km
Flights per week:
9
Cheapest price:
RM 231
Carbon emissions:
133 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
10:30
Last flight departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Phuket (HKT) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) flight schedules

Thailand → Malaysia
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Conditions of entry into Malaysia from Thailand

  • 14 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact tracing purposes
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Malaysia: Sabah, Sarawak
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Malaysia

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Considerations leaving from Thailand

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Malaysia from Thailand is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Selangor is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Selangor is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Selangor is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 03 88810200.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Thailand from Malaysia.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor is to bus via Nakhon Si Thammarat which costs ฿1234 and takes 20h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor is to Blue Songtaews and fly which costs ฿3300 - ฿7500 and takes 6h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ko Phuket to Selangor. However, there are services departing from Phuket Bus Terminal and arriving at SMK Convent Klang via Nakhon Si Thammarat, Hat Yai, Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong and Wisma Belia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 53m.

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The distance between Ko Phuket and Selangor is 622 km. The road distance is 980 km.

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The best way to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 18h and costs ฿4000 - ฿6000.

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It takes approximately 6h 20m to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor, including transfers.

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Ko Phuket to Selangor bus services, operated by Nakhonborrikarn, depart from Phuket Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor is to fly which takes 9h 7m and costs ฿1900 - ฿7500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿1430 - ฿1480 and takes 20h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Ko Phuket to Selangor bus services, operated by KPB Express, arrive at KL Sentral Station.

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Map of how to get from Ko Phuket to Selangor.
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  • Distance: 621.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 20m

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

Firefly and Malaysia Airlines fly from Kathu to Kampung Baru Subang once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phuket to Klang via Phuket Bus Terminal 2, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Kim Yong Market, Hat Yai, Terminal Amanjaya, KL Sentral, and Wisma Belia in around 20h 30m.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 450 - RM 1600
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 800
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 900
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 2200
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 2100
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 2100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 450 - RM 1600
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 800
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 900
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 2200
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 2100
Flights from Phuket to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 2100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 480
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 800
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Bukit Ketri to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 15 - RM 19
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 33 - RM 37
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 24 - RM 26
Gold
RM 33 - RM 37
Platinum
RM 40 - RM 50
Bus operators
Blue Songtaews
Bus from Kathu to Phuket Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
RM 4
Billion Stars Express
Phone
+60111 0661111
Website
billionstarsexpress.com
Bus from George Town Penang to KL Sentral Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 39
Schedules at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Satun
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 31
Express Kesatuan
Phone
+6016-5217774
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 55
Schedules at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Phone
05-255 1128
Email
enquiry@peraktransit.com.my
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 8 - RM 21
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Cepat Express
Phone
+603 7728 8789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 16
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Naik Selalu Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 29
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Nakhonborrikarn
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 49
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 24
Schedules at
12go.asia
Beh Travel & Tour Sdn
Phone
019 - 545 3888
Email
beh_travel@outlook.com
Website
behtravelandtour.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 40
Schedules at
behtravelandtour.com
KPB Express
Phone
+604 332 6815
Website
kpbekspres.com
Bus from Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to KL Sentral Station
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 38
Schedules at
easybook.com
minivan
Bus from Phuket Old Bus Station to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 57
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Phone
+66 64 457 8101
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Krabi Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 57
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Ao Nang Princess
Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club
Phone
+66(0)81-959-209
Email
spcpakbara@gmail.com
Website
spcthailand.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 470
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Langkawi Ferry Services
Phone
604-966 9439
Email
info@langkawi-ferry.com
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 118
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
12go.asia
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Phone
604-2620802
Email
sffvpenang.ticket@gmail.com
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal to Swettenham Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 77
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Phuket to Krabi Bus
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Estimated price
RM 420 - RM 550
Phuket Taxi Meter 24 Hours
Phone
+66836478766
Website
wwwphuketairporttaximeter.business.site
Phuket Taxi Meter
Phone
+66 88 111 0171
Website
phuket-taxi-meter.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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Selangor is 1h ahead of Ko Phuket. It is currently 9:34 AM in Ko Phuket and 10:34 AM in Selangor.

Yes, the driving distance between Ko Phuket to Selangor is 980 km. It takes approximately 12h 27m to drive from Ko Phuket to Selangor.

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AirAsia, Firefly and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Phuket Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Selangor. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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