There are 7 ways to get from Yangon to Phuket by plane, ferry, bus, car or train

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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Fly to Phuket  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Yangon (RGN) to Phuket (HKT) RGN - HKT

$78 - $254

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Train, drive, bus via Suratthani  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
  2. Take the train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
  3. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  4. Take the train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
  5. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Suratthani Train Station
  6. Take the bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 780

$63 - $153

5 alternative options

Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Yangon (RGN) to Krabi (KBV) RGN - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier

$96 - $248

Bus Greenbus Thailand, drive  •  31 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon to Hpa-An
  2. Drive from Hpa-An to Mae Sot
  3. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Tak 638 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Tak to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779

Bus, drive via Bangkok Bus Terminal  •  34 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
  2. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  3. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket

Train, drive, bus  •  42 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
  2. Take the train from Mawlamyine to Ye
  3. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  4. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket

Drive  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Yangon to Phuket 1034.2 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yangon to Phuket is to train and drive and bus which costs $60 - $160 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Yangon to Phuket is to fly which costs $75 - $260 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The distance between Yangon and Phuket is 1021 km. The road distance is 1654.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Yangon to Phuket, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Yangon Airport to Phuket Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Phuket is 30 min ahead of Yangon. It is currently 3:52 AM in Yangon and 4:22 AM in Phuket.

Yes, the driving distance between Yangon to Phuket is 1655 km. It takes approximately 24 h 28 min to drive from Yangon to Phuket.

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Myanma Airways, Thai AirAsia, Nok Air and three other airlines offer flights from Yangon Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 3300+ hotels available in Phuket. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Yangon to Yangon Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Yangon to Phuket.
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  • Distance: 637.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

What companies run services between Yangon, Myanmar and Phuket, Thailand?

Myanma Airways, Thai AirAsia and six other airlines fly from Yangon to Phuket every 3 hours.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Yangon to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $160
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Yangon to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Mawlamyine to Ye
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Yangon to Hpa-An
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Mae Sot to Tak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Tak to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
19 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phuket
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Ao Nang Princess

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