Directions from Phuket to Bangkok

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 Suvarnabhumi  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HKT - BKK

$39 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Express  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok

$21

6 alternative options

Fly to Don Muang  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Don Muang (DMK) HKT - DMK

$30 - $119

Bus The Transport Company  •  12 h 38 min

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

$24 - $33

Bus, train  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket to Ban Takhun
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong 40 Suratthani - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$34 - $106

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  19 h

  1. Take the ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai Tiger Line
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khaosan Road Songserm

$52 - $70

Night bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the night bus from Phuket Bus Station to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal

$29

Drive  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Phuket to Bangkok 524.2 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Phuket, Thailand and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Thai Smile and two other airlines fly from Phuket to Bangkok hourly. Alternatively, The Transport Company operates a bus from Phuket to Bangkok every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Bus Express
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Phuket to Ban Takhun
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$5
Super
$6
Supreme
$5 - $7
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Khaosan Road Songserm
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Phuket Bus Station to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Ao Nang Princess
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Phuket and Bangkok is 691 km. The road distance is 839 km.

The cheapest way to get from Phuket to Bangkok is to bus which costs ฿676 and takes 13 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Phuket to Bangkok is to fly which takes 4 h 18 min and costs ฿1200 - ฿4700.

No, there is no direct bus from Phuket to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Phuket Bus Terminal and arriving at Democracy Monument via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Phuket to Bangkok, including transfers.