Krabi How To Get There

Krabi How To Get There


By Car

Route A : Drive along Highway No. 4, passing Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Chumphon, Ranong, Phang-nga, to Krabi. The distance is 946 km. from Bangkok.
Route B: Drive along Highway No. 4 and turn into Highway No. 41 at Chumphon via Lang Suan and Phunphin, Surat Thani. Continue driving along Highways No. 401 via Ban Ta Khun, No. 415 and No. 4 via Ao Luek to Krabi. This route is 814 km. from Bangkok.

By Bus

Air-conditioned buses depart from Bangkok's Southern Bus Terminal to Krabi every day. The journey takes 12 hours.

By Rail

There is no direct train from Bangkok to Krabi. Visitors may take a train from Bangkok Railway Station to Surat Thani and then take a bus or a taxi to Krabi.

By Air

Thai Airways (Bangkok: 0-2628-2000, www.thaiair.com; Krabi : 0-7562-2440/2) connects Krabi and Bangkok 3 times daily. Bangkok Airways (Bangkok: 0-2265-5555, www. bangkokair.com; Krabi: 0-75622-9556, hot line 1771) has 1 flight to Krabi 3 days a week. They also connect Krabi to Samui.

Travel Around Krabi

Getting around the town is very convenient by local taxi (tuk tuk). Some attractions like Hat Noppharat Thara, Susan Hoi, Ao Nang, Wat Tham Suea, Namtok Huai To, and Ao Luek can be reached by local mini-bus (Song Thaeo). The mini-buses depart from Vogue Department Store on Maharat Road in Krabi Town. Trips to other attractions can be made by taxi and rental car.