There are 8 ways to get from Thap Sakae to Phuket by train, bus, 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.

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Train, bus Greenbus Thailand  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Chumphon 169 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chumphon to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$21 - $46

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Train, Mini Van  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Suratthani Train Station 169 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the Mini Van from Surat Thani Phantip Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2

$19 - $44

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Train, bus Fame Tour  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Chumphon 169 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chumphon to Phuket

$31 - $53

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Thap Sakae to Phuket 323.1 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Chumphon, fly  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Pathio
  2. Fly from Chumphon (CJM) to Phuket (HKT) CJM - HKT

$92 - $290

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Bang Sue
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Phuket (HKT) BKK - HKT

$49 - $185

Train, ferry to Utapao, fly  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Hua Hin
  2. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
  3. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Phuket (HKT) UTP - HKT

$94 - $241

Train to Don Muang, fly  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Thap Sakae to Bang Sue
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phuket (HKT) DMK - HKT

$41 - $179

Questions & Answers

The distance between Thap Sakae and Phuket is 423 km. The road distance is 517 km.

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The best way to get from Thap Sakae to Phuket without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Thap Sakae to Phuket, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chumphon Airport to Phuket Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thap Sakae to Phuket is 517 km. It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to drive from Thap Sakae to Phuket.

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Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Chumphon Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 3404+ hotels available in Phuket. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thap Sakae to Phuket.
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  • Distance: 264.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 30 min

What companies run services between Thap Sakae, Thailand and Phuket, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Thap Sakae to Phuket. However, you can take the train to Chumphon, take the walk to Chumphon, then take the bus to Phuket Bus Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Thap Sakae to Phuket via Suratthani Train Station, Surat Thani station, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, and Surat Thani Phantip Station in around 11 h.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chumphon to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chumphon to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thap Sakae to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
Train from Thap Sakae to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $40
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 - $40
Train from Thap Sakae to Pathio
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Thap Sakae to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$29 - $40
Train from Thap Sakae to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chumphon to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Phuket
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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