There are 4 ways to get from Maldives to Phuket by plane, ferry 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 to Phuket  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Male (MLE) to Phuket (HKT) MLE - HKT

$163 - $656

Cheapest option

Fly to Nakhon Si Thammarat, bus  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Male (MLE) to Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST) MLE - NST
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Phuket Bus Terminal

$158 - $571

2 alternative options

Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Male (MLE) to Krabi (KBV) MLE - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier

$177 - $629

Fly to Surat Thani, bus  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Male (MLE) to Surat Thani (URT) MLE - URT
  2. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal

$241 - $866

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maldives to Phuket is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $600 and takes 20 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maldives to Phuket is to fly which costs $160 - $700 and takes 11 h 25 min.

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The distance between Maldives and Phuket is 2793 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 25 min to get from Maldives to Phuket, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Maldives to Phuket.
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  • Distance: 1745.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 25 min

What companies run services between Maldives and Phuket, Thailand?

Thai AirAsia, AirAsia and 12 other airlines fly from Malé to Phuket hourly.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Male to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Hong Kong, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Singapore, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Male to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $460
Flights from Male to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Hong Kong, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Male to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Singapore, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Male to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Kunming, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Male to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Male to Krabi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Colombo, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Male to Phuket via Colombo, Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Male to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Male to Surat Thani via Kuala Lumpur, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Male to Nakhon Si Thammarat via Kuala Lumpur, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Bus operators
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
Nakhonborrikarn
Website
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
Ferry operators
Ao Nang Princess

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