Krabi to Surat Thani

Krabi to Surat Thani

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10:00
Ao Nang any hotel, Krabi
3h 30m van ride in Regional 14pax
13:30
Surat Thani Town
12 per adult
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Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m taxi ride
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Surat Thani
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11:00
Krabi Sea Pearl Travel
5h journey in van+Bus. All connections guaranteed
16:00
Surat Thani Train Station
12 per adult

From Ao Nang any hotel to Surat Thani by van

Instant Cheapest
10:00
Ao Nang any hotel, Krabi
3h 30m van ride in Regional 14pax
13:30
Surat Thani Town
12 per adult

From Krabi Sea Pearl Travel to Surat Thani by van and Bus

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11:00
Krabi Sea Pearl Travel
5h journey in van+Bus. All connections guaranteed
16:00
Surat Thani Train Station
12 per adult

From Ao Nang any hotel to Surat Thani by Taxi

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Ao Nang any hotel
2h 30m taxi ride
5+
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Surat Thani
From 77 vehicle, all incl

Transportation from Krabi to Surat Thani

How to get from Krabi to Surat Thani

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

  • Bus
  • Van
  • Taxi

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

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about THB 3,355. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a van as a van ticket costs as low as THB 350.

How far is Krabi from Surat Thani?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Krabi to Surat Thani. Your trip will be a total of 95 miles (152 km). The flying distance is 73 miles (117 km).

How long does it take to get from Krabi to Surat Thani?

The travel time from Krabi to Surat Thani can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 6 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Krabi to Surat Thani?

The cost of the trip from Krabi to Surat Thani varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Phantip (บริษัท พันทิพย์ ทราเวล (1970)): travelling by van expect to pay as low as THB 350 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as THB 3,355.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Krabi to Surat Thani:

  • Plane tickets - THB 3,399 to THB 5,847;
  • Bus tickets - THB 350 to THB 450;
  • Van price : THB 350 - THB 450;
  • Bus+van price: THB 450 - THB 450. From Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 11:00 Krabi Sea Pearl Travel until 11:00 Krabi Sea Pearl Travel
  • taxi+van price: THB 450 - THB 450. From Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel until 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel
  • Bus+taxi price: THB 550 - THB 550. From Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel until 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from THB 2,200 to THB 3,355.

How many trips per day are there between Krabi and Surat Thani?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 11:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 11:00. There are 2 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Krabi to Surat Thani depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • 1 by Bus+taxi from Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel until 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel
  • 1 by Bus+van from Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 11:00 Krabi Sea Pearl Travel until 11:00 Krabi Sea Pearl Travel
  • 1 by taxi+van from Krabi to Surat Thani starting from 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel until 10:00 Ao Nang any hotel
  • Vans from Krabi to Surat Thani depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Krabi to Surat Thani any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Krabi to Surat Thani. 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 3,399.

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 Krabi to Surat Thani
Thai Airways, Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)

Buses

Taking a bus from Krabi to Surat Thani 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.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Krabi to Surat Thani. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as THB 2,200.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Krabi to Surat Thani. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Krabi to Surat Thani.

Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around.

The most popular transport from Krabi to Surat Thani

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Krabi to Surat Thani? 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:

  • 47% opted for a van.
  • 37% decided to catch a taxi.
  • 4% decided to go for a bus.
  • 4% chosen Bus+taxi
  • 4% chosen Bus+van
  • 4% chosen taxi+van