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Phuket Transportation

HOW TO GET THERE
 

BY BUS

Airconditioned coaches and non-airc-onditioned buses leave Bangkok's Sou-thern Bus Terminal every day. For further details, please contact Bangkok 435-1200, 434-3233, 435-3018.

Time Schedule for Southern Line (Departure)
Time Schedule for Southern Line (Arrival)

 

From Phuket

Description Day Time Rate in Thai Baht
Bus / Minibus Dep. Arr. Adult Child (4-12 Yrs)
 PHUKET - SURATHANI
Daily 8.00 13.00 250 250
 PHUKET- HATYAI
Daily 8.00 14.30 350 350
 PHUKET - PENANG
Daily 8.00 19.00 600 600
 PHUKET - KUALA LUMPUR
Daily 8.00 07.00 * 900 900
 PHUKET - SINGAPORE
Daily 8.00 13.00 * 950 950


* = Arrival next day
 

BY AIR

Thai Airways operates daily jet flights be-tween Bangkok and Phuket. There are fur-ther domestic connections with Surat Thani and Hat Yai. Phuket also enjoys in-ternational connections with Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Japan, Taiwan a Hong Kong and Australia. Reservations may be made in Bangkok (Tel: 280-0060 and 628-2000), and in Phuket (Tel: 211-195, 212-946, 212-499 and 216-755) for both domestic and international flights. Bangkok Airways (Tel: Phuket (076) 225- 033-4, Bangkok: 229-3434, 229-3456, 535- 2429, 535-3756) offers direct flights linking Phuket with Ko Samui, the principal island in the Thai Gulf. Orient Thai Airlines (Tel: Phuket (076) 232- 302-3, 327-270-1, Bangkok: 267-3210-5, 535- 2021-2) offers direct flights linking Phuket with Bangkok.

Thai Airways
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Bangkok Airways
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BY CAR

From Bangkok, take Highway 4 through Nakhon Pathom, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, thence through Ranong province's Kraburi and Kaper districts, Phangnga province's Takua Pa and Takua Tung districts and onto Phuket island across the Thao Thepkasattri Bridge. The total distance is 867 kilometres.
 

BY SEA

Foreign and domestic cruise ships fre-quently berth at the Port of Phuket at Ao Makham, and off Patong Beach, yachts at Ao Chalong, the Phuket Lagoon Marina and the Laem Prao marina. Please note that all pleasure boats and yachts arriving at Phuket must stop first and register with ther Immigration Office and Customs Office, and with the Harbour Office within 24 hours of arrival.
 

BY BOAT (FROM PHUKET)

Description Day Time Rate in Thai Baht
Express boat Dep. Arr. Adult Child (2-12 Yrs)
 PHUKET-RACHA (O/W), V.V (DEC-APR)
Daily 8.30 10.00    300    300
 PHUKET-RACHA (R/T), V.V (DEC-APR)
Daily - -    550    550
 PHUKET-SIMILAN (O/W), V.V DEC-APR)
Daily 8.30 10.00    700    700
 PHUKET-SIMILAN (R/T), V.V (DEC-APR)
Daily - - 1,400 1,400

O/W = Oneway

R/T = Roundtrip V,V = Vice Versa



By Bus & Boat or Ferry (From Phuket)

Description Day Time Rate in Thai Baht
Joint Ticket Dep. Arr. Adult Child (2-12 Yrs)
 PHUKET-SURAT-SAMUI
Daily
8.00
17.30
350
350
 PHUKET-SURAT-PHA NGAN
Daily
8.00
20.30
450
450
 PHUKET-SURAT-KOH TAO
Daily
-
-
-
-

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