Travel from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport

There are two ways to travel by public transport from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport: take a joint bus and ferry service, or take a ferry to Koh Samui and then fly to Phuket. Taking a joint bus and ferry service is by far the cheapest option.

Bus Times from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport


There is currently 1 direct service a day from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport available to book online.

Koh PhanganPhuket AirportTicketCompany
08:0018:00฿ 1,152Raja Ferry
  • The journey from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport with Raja Ferry is scheduled to take 10 hours.

Buy Tickets from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport


Use the Search Box below to buy your tickets from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport.

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After booking you will receive an electronic travel voucher which you need to exchange for tickets at the Raja Ferry ticket counter at the ferry port in Koh Phangan.

Raja Ferry service from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport
Raja Ferry service from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport

About travel to Phuket Airport


Raja Ferry services from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport depart from Koh Phangan Ferry Port in Thong Sala on the South West coast of Koh Phangan. Thong Sala is easy to reach by shared taxi (which is the only type of public transport on Koh Phangan) from nearly every part of the island. Most hotels and guesthouses on Koh Phangan can arrange transport by shared taxi to Thong Sala on request.

  • Location of Thong Sala Ferry Pier:

Google Map of Koh Phangan Ferry Pier

The first part of the journey from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport with Raja Ferry is a sea crossing to Donsak in Surat Thani Province. The Raja Ferry Company operates large car ferries which take 2 hours 30 minutes to complete the crossing and are very reliable as they can still run in bad weather becuse they are fairly large large ships.

  • Location of Phuket Airport International Terminal:

Google Map of Phuket Airport International Terminal

On arrival at the Raja Ferry Port on the mainland passengers travelling from Koh Phangan to Phuket Airport transfer to a bus for the second part of the journey to Phuket Airport. Raja Ferry bus services to Phuket travel via Surat Thani city centre where passengers will change bus before continuing onto Phuket. The distance by road from Donsak Raja Ferry Port to Phuket Airport, via Surat Thani city centre, is 282 km. The driving time is in total about 4 hours, not including the time it takes for passengers to change vehicles or a comfort break stop on route.

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