There are 8 ways to get from Phuket to Kanchanaburi by plane, train, ferry, bus or car

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Fly Phuket to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HKT - BKK
  2. Take the train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi

$47 - $182

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Bus Bus Express, Minivan  •  16 h 40 min

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

$25 - $28

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Fly Phuket to Don Muang, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Don Muang (DMK) HKT - DMK
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$48 - $201

Ferry to Krabi, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Ao Nang Pier
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) KBV - BKK
  3. Take the train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi

$70 - $215

Bus, train  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani 780
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$28 - $84

Mini Van, train  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surat Thani Phantip Station
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$29 - $84

Bus The Transport Company, Minivan  •  17 h 30 min

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

$26 - $34

Drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Phuket to Kanchanaburi 534.5 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Phuket to Kanchanaburi. However, there are services departing from Phuket Bus Terminal and arriving at Kanchanaburi via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

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The distance between Phuket and Kanchanaburi is 691 km. The road distance is 855.2 km.

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The best way to get from Phuket to Kanchanaburi without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Phuket to Kanchanaburi, including transfers.

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Phuket to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Bus Express, depart from Phuket Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Phuket to Kanchanaburi bus services, operated by Win Happy, arrive at Kanchanaburi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phuket to Kanchanaburi is 855 km. It takes approximately 12 h 23 min to drive from Phuket to Kanchanaburi.

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Thai Smile, Thai Vietjet Air, Thai Airways International and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Phuket Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Kanchanaburi. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Phuket to Kanchanaburi.
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  • Distance: 432.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 47 min

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

You can take a bus from Phuket to Kanchanaburi via Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok and Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal in around 16 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
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 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
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
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 24 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
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
Phuket Central
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
12go.asia
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from Phuket to Phuket Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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