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21:30
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
04:30
+1
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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09:30
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
16:30
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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09:10
HDY Hat Yai Airport
1h 5m flight #PG299 with Bangkok Air in Economy
10:15
HKT Phuket Airport

From Hat Yai to Phuket by Buses

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08:00
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
15:00
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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09:30
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
16:30
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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10:30
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
17:30
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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11:45
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
18:45
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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13:00
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
20:00
Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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18:00
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
01:00
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Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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19:30
Hat Yai
8h 25m bus ride in VIP 24
03:55
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Phuket Bus Terminal 2
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21:30
Hat Yai
7h bus ride in Express
4.5
04:30
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Phuket Bus Terminal 2

From Hat Yai Airport to Phuket by Flights

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09:10
HDY Hat Yai Airport
1h 5m flight #PG299 with Bangkok Air in Economy
10:15
HKT Phuket Airport
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12:00
HDY Hat Yai Airport
1h flight #PG9908 with Bangkok Air in Economy
13:00
HKT Phuket Airport
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21:25
HDY Hat Yai Airport
1h flight #PG297 with Bangkok Air in Economy
22:25
HKT Phuket Airport

Transport types between Hat Yai and Phuket

Hat Yai to Phuket Schedule

Hat Yai to Phuket Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Bangkok Air Economy #PG29909:10 - 10:15฿ 2,376
Sri Trang Express 08:00 - 15:00฿ 400
Sri Trang Express 10:30 - 17:30฿ 400
Bangkok Air Economy #PG990812:00 - 13:00฿ 2,376
Sri Trang Express 13:00 - 20:00฿ 400
Sri Trang Express 18:00 - 01:00฿ 400
Bangkok Air Economy #PG29721:25 - 22:25฿ 2,376
Sri Trang Express 21:30 - 04:30฿ 400

Popular Routes in Thailand

How to get from Hat Yai to Phuket

When you want to get from Hat Yai to Phuket, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about THB 2,376. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as THB 400.

How far is Hat Yai from Phuket?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Hat Yai to Phuket. Your trip will be a total of 262 miles (421 km). The flying distance is 161 miles (259 km).

How long does it take to get from Hat Yai to Phuket?

The travel time from Hat Yai to Phuket can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 9 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Hat Yai to Phuket?

The cost of the trip from Hat Yai to Phuket varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sri Trang (ศรีตรังทัวร์): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as THB 400 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as THB 2,376.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Hat Yai to Phuket:

  • Bus tickets - THB 400 to THB 604;
  • Plane tickets - THB 1,944 to THB 2,376;

How many trips per day are there between Hat Yai and Phuket?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:30. There are 8 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Hat Yai to Phuket depart during the day - there are approximately 3 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Hat Yai to Phuket. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is THB 1,944.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Hat Yai to Phuket
Bangkok Air (บางกอกแอร์เวย์)

Buses

Taking a bus from Hat Yai to Phuket is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Hat Yai to Phuket

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Hat Yai to Phuket? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 963 decided to go for a bus.
  • 37 users took a plane.