There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) by plane, train, car ferry, ferry, 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 from Alor Setar  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Phuket (HKT) AOR - HKT

$43 - $200

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KTM Komuter, train, bus  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$28 - $66

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KTM Komuter, car ferry to Penang, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Phuket (HKT) PEN - HKT

$59 - $183

Ferry, Speedboat  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the Speedboat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phuket

$131 - $274

Ferry, Speedboat via Koh Ngai  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  2. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Ngai
  3. Take the Speedboat from Ko Ngai to Phuket

$127 - $194

KTM Komuter, bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar 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  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) 324.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) is to KTM Komuter and train and bus which costs RM 110 - RM 280 and takes 15 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) is to fly which costs RM 170 - RM 850 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Kuala Kedah and Phuket Airport (HKT) is 313 km. The road distance is 519.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) without a car is to ferry and Speedboat which takes 11 h 51 min and costs RM 500 - RM 1200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Alor Setar Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Phuket Airport (HKT) is 1 h behind Kuala Kedah. It is currently 12:31 PM in Kuala Kedah and 11:31 AM in Phuket Airport (HKT).

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) is 520 km. It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to drive from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT).

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Bangkok Airways, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 1754+ hotels available in Phuket Airport (HKT). Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT).
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  • Distance: 195.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Kuala Kedah, Malaysia and Phuket Airport (HKT), Thailand?

Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia and two other airlines fly from Kuala Kedah to Phuket Airport (HKT) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Alor Setar to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur Subang, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Penang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
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 Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$29 - $40
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phuket
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Ko Ngai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Ngai
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com

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The best way to get from Kuala Kedah to Alor Setar Airport is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs RM 35 - RM 45.

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