There are 9 ways to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket by plane, ferry, bus, night bus, train 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 Phnom Penh to Phuket  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Phuket (HKT) PNH - HKT

$77 - $607

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  31 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
  2. Take the train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Suratthani Train Station
  4. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$30 - $110

7 alternative options

Fly Phnom Penh to Krabi, ferry  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Krabi (KBV) PNH - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier

$111 - $480

Van to Siem Reap, fly to Phuket  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the Van from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express
  2. Fly from Siem Reap (REP) to Phuket (HKT) REP - HKT

$76 - $376

Fly Phnom Penh to Surat Thani, bus  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Phnom Penh (PNH) to Surat Thani (URT) PNH - URT
  2. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal

$91 - $918

Bus The Transport Company  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket

$37 - $58

Bus, night bus  •  28 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart
  2. Take the night bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Phuket Bus Station

$64

Bus Sawadee Tour  •  46 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya
  2. Take the bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station

$60

Drive  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Phnom Penh to Phuket 930.9 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket is to bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 24 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket is to fly which costs $75 - $650 and takes 8 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phnom Penh to Phuket. However, there are services departing from Phnom Penh and arriving at Phuket via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 10 min.

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The distance between Phnom Penh and Phuket is 823 km. The road distance is 1489.5 km.

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The best way to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 10 min and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket, including transfers.

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Phnom Penh to Phuket bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Phnom Penh station.

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The best way to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket is to fly which takes 8 h and costs $75 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 24 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Phnom Penh Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Phnom Penh to Phuket bus services, operated by The Transport Company, arrive at Phuket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phnom Penh to Phuket is 1490 km. It takes approximately 21 h 9 min to drive from Phnom Penh to Phuket.

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Jetstar Asia Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Thai Smile and six other airlines offer flights from Phnom Penh Airport to Phuket Airport.

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Map of how to get from Phnom Penh to Phuket.
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  • Distance: 514.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Phuket, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways, Thai AirAsia and seven other airlines fly from Phnom Penh to Phuket every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 24 h 10 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Siem Reap to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,100
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Siem Reap to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Phnom Penh to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Don Muang, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Flights from Siem Reap to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Siem Reap to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Flights from Phnom Penh to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Flights from Phnom Penh to Surat Thani via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Phnom Penh to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Phnom Penh to Phuket via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,400
Train operators
Royal Railway Cambodia
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
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)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
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
The Transport Company
Website
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
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
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Phuket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
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
Ao Nang Princess

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