There are 9 ways to get from Phuket to Cha-am by bus, train, car, plane or ferry

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

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

$29

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. 40 Suratthani - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$41 - $125

Bus, Minivan  •  14 h 36 min

$37 - $39

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. 422.8 miles

$55 - $90

Fly Phuket to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. HKT - BKK

$49 - $183

Fly Phuket to Don Muang, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. HKT - DMK

$41 - $177

Fly Phuket to Utapao, ferry, bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. HKT - UTP

$94 - $220

Ferry to Krabi, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  11 h 52 min

  1. KBV - BKK

$72 - $216

Ferry to Krabi, fly to Don Muang, train  •  12 h 19 min

  1. KBV - DMK

$66 - $200

Questions & Answers

The distance between Phuket and Cha-am is 572 km. The road distance is 677 km.

The cheapest way to get from Phuket to Cha-am is to bus which costs ฿913 and takes 10 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Phuket to Cha-am is to fly and ferry and bus which takes 8 h 11 min and costs ฿3000 - ฿7000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phuket Bus Terminal and arriving at Cha-am. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

The bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Cha-am takes 10 h 40 min including transfers and departs once a week.

What companies run services between Phuket, Thailand and Cha-am, Thailand?

Phuket Travel operates a bus from Phuket to Cha-am once a week. Tickets cost $29 and the journey takes 10 h 40 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
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
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
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
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
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $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
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Bang Sue to Ban Chaam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Cha-am
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
busonlineticket.co.th
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
Rung Kit
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bell Travel Service
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Hua Hin to Cha-am
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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