from BKK just 862 Kms From Bangkok, take Highway No.4 (Phetchakasem
Road) through Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Surat Thani and Phang-nga Provinces, then cross
the Thep Krasattri Bridge or Sarasin Bridge to Phuket Island. The total distance is 862 kilometers
and the travel time is approximately 12 hours.
2. By Bus
Air-conditioned and non air-conditioned buses leave Bangkok's Southern
Bus Terminal for Phuket several times daily. Trips by air-conditioned bus, which normally leaves in the
evening, take about 13 hours.
3. By Airplan (Recommended)
This is perhaps the easiest way to get to Phuket. Domestic airlines operate
several flights daily between Bangkok and Phuket. only 1.05 hrs from BKK to Phuket
Transportation to and from the airport
Phuket International Airport is located approximately 30 kilometers north of the city, tel. 076
327230. Taxis between Phuket City and the airport costs approximately 400 baht but the fare to
the beach ranges between 500 baht and 600 baht (The rate may decline now). Minivans charge
80 baht /person to town, but 120 baht/person to Patong, Kata and Karon Beache