How to get to Phuket from Krabi and back
Phuket and Krabi are separated by only 170 miles, and travel between them by bus (minivan), boat and, theoretically, on the plane. Last option is in practice inconvenient and expensive, as the flights are operated only with a stopover in Bangkok.
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With a new bus station in Phuket to Krabi and back from 07:00 to 18:00 hourly van cost 140 baht (see currency of Thailand, the exchange rate). To purchase tickets in advance, there is no need, you can purchase them directly before sending.
In Krabi minivans stop at the bus station Talat Kao and then go to the center of Krabi town, where drop passengers on the main street Maharaj Alley. If you need to continue to get to the resort Ao Nang, from the centre and from the bus station to sit on the taxi Songthaew to Ao Nang for 50-100 baht, 40 min. The island of Lanta can be reached by vans for 400 baht.
Also straight from the beaches of Phuket travel Agency send minivans to Krabi, but we would recommend to refrain from their services, since a trip with them can be very lengthy.
The taxi journey between Phuket and Krabi will take time 3 hours, cost from 3,000 baht.
From the pier Rassada Pier in Phuket with daily boats to the beaches of AO Nang, Reilly (Railay), Krabi town, on the island of Phi Phi and Lanta. In Ao Nang the ferry arrives at the pier at Nopparat Tharain Krabi town to Klong Jilad pier (pier on the map).
With the price of 690 baht, journey time 4-5 hours. Tickets can be purchased at travel agencies (very comfortable, because they include transfers to the pier from the hotel), right on the Marina (a bit cheaper), or on websites.
Carriers on these routes a few, have all your schedule. Some ferries moor for a few hours on the island of Phi Phi, there are also open tickets (Open Ticket) that will allow you to go to the island of Phi Phi, we stay a few days and then take the ferry to Krabi. Find information about the schedule and book the ticket via the search form, and on the websites: