Bangkok to Phuket Bus

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It will take 11 hours 20 mins to reach from Bangkok to Phuket. The earliest departure from Bangkok is at 5:30 PM. And the last bus is at 7:20 PM. The price for one bus ticket starts from THB 715.

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Bangkok to Phuket Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration Lowest Fare No of Services  
Lignite Co Ltd 17:30 19:20 11 hrs 20 mins THB 715 11 BOOK TICKET

Bangkok to Phuket Bus Service

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11 hrs 20 mins

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Cheapest Bus Tickets


THB 715

Earliest Bus


5:30 PM

Last Bus


7:20 PM

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Bus from Bangkok to Phuket

Bangkok and Phuket are two top tourist destinations in Thailand as both places offer different flavours of Thailand and are economically important cities. As a popular bus route, the Bangkok to Phuket bus distance is 850 km, and it takes around 12 to 16 hours to reach Phuket from Bangkok.

About Bangkok City

Are you travelling from Bangkok with no clue about the city? Don't worry. We've got you covered! Bangkok is an ideal tourist destination with a unique culture, religion and cuisine flavour. The best time to visit is from November to February and May to October. Among the main tourist attractions of Bangkok are the Floating market, Mahanakhon skywalk, Khao Yai National park, Grand Palace and so on.

There are several popular bus operators in Bangkok, like Lignite tour, Travel Plus, Phuket Travel, Tara Travel, Thai Sriram and Bus Express, which you can book on redBus in a few simple steps.

Boarding Points for Travelling from Bangkok to Phuket

There are two points from where you can board a Bangkok to Phuket bus. They are the Bangkok Bus terminal(southern) and the Khao San road. The boarding points vary with different operators.

About Phuket

Phuket is a beach lover's paradise located in Thailand. The sparkling sand, glistening sea and lively culture of the island make it one of the world's top tourist attractions. The island has a mixed culture of Malaya, Thai-Chinese and Thais and several amazing beaches, like Patong, Kata, Karon, and Kamala beach, which are a hit among tourists. The best time to visit Phuket is from October to February.

Lignite Co. Limited is among Phuket's most popular bus operators, providing comfortable bus travel options. To plan your journey with Lignite Co. buses online, visit redBus today!

Dropping Points While Travelling from Bangkok to Phuket

There are three dropping points for buses travelling from Bangkok to Phuket. They are Phuket Bus terminal, Phuket Bus terminal 2, and Thalang. With redBus, you can now find affordable bus ticket options where you can select details such as the dropping point.

Bangkok to Phuket Buses

Multiple bus options from Bangkok to Phuket make finding affordable and luxurious bus tickets quite challenging. On the redBus platform, one can find convenient bus ticket booking options in simple and easy steps. By booking bus tickets online on redBus, you can enjoy hassle-free travel with exclusive benefits, such as Last minute bookings, options for boarding and dropping points, and live-bus tracking. You can also find all the information about the rest stops in the journey, departure and arrival times and set alarms for your destination point.

Bangkok to Phuket Bus Ticket Prices

Bus prices from Bangkok to Phuket vary based on the Operator, bus type, amenities, and timing. The average bus ticket price ranges from around TBH 620 to THB 960. While booking bus tickets on redBUS, you will find all the types of buses available and the prices to help you make an informed decision.

Bangkok to Phuket Bus Types

The Bangkok to Phuket bus route is one of the most popular in Thailand, with many bus operators providing bus services between the two. Types of buses available:

  • Bangkok to Phuket AC bus
  • Bangkok to Phuket RTC - Executive bus
  • Bangkok to Phuket Seater bus

Places to Visit in and around Phuket

Phuket is one of the most beautiful islands in the world. The golden sand, the dreamy coastline, and the culture of Phuket make it one of the most desirable tourist destinations for relaxation and unwinding. If you want to make the most of your trip to Phuket, here is a list of all the must-visit places in and around Phuket: Phi Phi Islands, Krabi Islands, Big Buddha, Patong beach, Kata beach, Trick eye museum, Phuket Bird park, Hanuman world, Fanta sea, Surf house and so on.

While the beaches around Phuket are magnificent, there are also places like the Bang Pae waterfall, a popular picnic spot, and Wat Chalong, known for its Buddhist temples, giving a vibrant identity to Phuket.

Why Choose redBus to book Bangkok to Phuket bus?

Earlier, booking bus tickets was tiring as it required long waits in lines with no guarantee of a preferred seat ticket. Now you can book your bus ticket online in Thailand from the comfort of your hom e. The World's largest and most trusted platform for booking bus tickets is redBus.

Booking your Bangkok to Phuket bus with redBus comes with several added benefits, such as:

  • The process of bus ticket booking through redBus is simple and convenient.
  • You can find the bus boarding points nearest to you and book available tickets right to the last minute by the boarding point navigation.
  • Amazing deals and discounts on Bangkok to Phuket Bus.
  • You can check the location of your bus through the live tracking feature available on redBus.
  • Cancellable booking options between Bangkok to Phuket buses.
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How can I book a bus ticket online from one route to another?
You can simply log on to, choose any specific country you would like to book a bus in, and select the source and destination. After choosing the route and the date, you will find a number of options for buses available. redBus site is user-friendly and booking a bus ticket is just a matter of a few minutes.
Do I need to print my ticket for this bus route?
This depends upon the bus operator and the country you are travelling in. You can check this information while booking a bus ticket for a particular bus operator. However, most of the bus operators allow M-ticket or E-ticket sent to your registered email address, you may require to print the ticket if any bus operator specifically asks for the same.
Where can I find the location of my bus stop?
As you get the listing of buses available on a selected route, you can click on the 'Boarding & Dropping Point' tab to check the exact location of your pickup and drop-off points. redBus also offers ‘Track my bus’ facility in a few countries to check the live location of the bus.
How early should I arrive for the trip?
Passengers are required to reach the boarding place at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time of the bus.
Can I reschedule my bus ticket on this route?
Yes, you can. However, this option is available with some selected bus operators on You just have to enter your bus ticket number and email address, verify your ticket details, and choose a reschedule date.
At what time do buses start from Bangkok to Phuket?
Buses from Bangkok to Phuket generally start early in the morning and continue until late evening. However, the bus timings may vary depending on the bus operators and season. This is where redBus helps you out. You need not contact several bus operators to get updated about the bus schedules. You will find all the updated information on redBus website while booking a bus ticket online.
Are there any discounts available on the route from Bangkok to Phuket?
Bangkok to Phuket is one of the popular routes and it’s quite likely that you may get exciting discounts on booking bus tickets through redBus on this route. It would be better if you plan your journey in advance and book your tickets so that you can get the best price and best seat for your trip.
How long does it take from Bangkok to Phuket by bus?
It takes around 14 hours to reach Phuket from Bangkok via bus.
Which is the fastest bus from Bangkok to Phuket?
The fastest bus from Bangkok to Phuket is operated by Lignite Co. It takes around 12 hours to reach and departs from Bangkok at 6:30 pm
What is the Bangkok to Phuket Boarding points?
The boarding points of Bangkok to Phuket bus route are Bangkok bus terminal, Khao San road.
What is the Bangkok to Phuket Dropping Points?
The dropping points of Bangkok to Phuket bus route are Phuket Bus terminal, Phuket Bus terminal 2, and Thalang.
  • Bangkok Bus Terminal (Southern)
  • Bangkok Bus Terminal (Chatuchak)
  • Bangkok Bus Terminal Chatuchak (Mo Chit 2)
  • Bangkok Bus Terminal Southern (Sai Tai Mai)
  • Thalang
  • Phuket Bus Terminal 2
  • Ban Tha Ruea
  • thachatchai

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