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There are 3 ways to get from Phuket to Surat Thani by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surathani Talad Kaset Station 779

฿250 - ฿380

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 35m

  1. Drive from Phuket to Surat Thani 239.7 km

฿650 - ฿950

Private Transfer  •  3h 35m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Phuket to Surat Thani

฿4180

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The cheapest way to get from Phuket to Surat Thani is to bus which costs ฿250 - ฿380 and takes 4h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Phuket to Surat Thani is to drive which costs ฿650 - ฿950 and takes 3h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 and arriving at Surathani Talad Kaset Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Phuket and Surat Thani is 175 km. The road distance is 239.7 km.

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The best way to get from Phuket to Surat Thani without a car is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs ฿250 - ฿380.

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The bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surathani Talad Kaset Station takes 4h 30m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Phuket to Surat Thani bus services, operated by Phantip Travel, depart from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 station.

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Phuket to Surat Thani bus services, operated by Phantip Travel, arrive at Surathani Talad Kaset Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phuket to Surat Thani is 240 km. It takes approximately 3h 35m to drive from Phuket to Surat Thani.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Surat Thani. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Phuket to Surat Thani.
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  • Distance: 174.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Phuket, Thailand and Surat Thani, Thailand?

Phantip Travel operates a bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surathani Talad Kaset Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost ฿380 and the journey takes 4h 30m. Greenbus Thailand also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿250 - ฿360
Website
Greenbus Thailand
Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman
Phone
062 084 1150
Website
phukettransfertravelandaman.com
Shuttle from Phuket to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿4180
Schedules at
12go.asia
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12go.asia

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