If you want to find out more about travelling in Phuket and how to make your way around the island, check out this section! Traveling in Phuket is very easy. The island only covers 50 km and most resorts are closely located to the beaches and other facilities. When you are staying in a hotel, you will probably be able to hop on a shuttle bus which will travel to the center of Phuket. To get around in Phuket, there are plenty of taxi’s and tuk-tuks that are eager to bring you to your destination. Short distances in a tuk-tuk within the city shouldn't cost more than 40 baht. Other means of travel in Phuket, such as buses or trains are not available, public transport is quite limited in Phuket.
The quickest connection is to take the train from Bangkok to Singapore. This will cost around 685 baht. In Phun Phin (near Surat Thani) you will switch to a bus for another 5 hours to arrive in Phuket. By bus: BKS is providing reliable bus tours from Bangkok to Phuket. This thirteen-hours’ drive will cost between 650-950 baht.
Ferry services from Ko Phi Phi to Phuket are twice a day, it cost 350 baht for a 90 minutes single ticket. Taking the boat from Krabi to Phuket cost also 350 baht for a 120 minutes single ticket.
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