Surat Thani to Krabi

Surat Thani to Krabi

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Surat Thani to Krabi Schedule

Surat Thani to Krabi Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman SUV 4pax Any time฿ 3,300
Phantip 1970 Minivan 09:00 - 13:00฿ 450
Phantip 1970 Minivan 10:30 - 14:30฿ 450
Phantip 1970 Minivan 12:00 - 15:00฿ 280
Thai Smile Economy #WE24614:00 - 15:15฿ 4,122
Phantip 1970 Minivan 16:30 - 19:30฿ 280
Thai Smile Economy #WE25819:45 - 21:10฿ 6,189

Transportation from Surat Thani to Krabi

How to get from Surat Thani to Krabi

Travelling between Surat Thani and Krabi is possible by Flight, bus, ferry, van and taxi. Taxi guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Taxi+van is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 116.51 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus+ferry which will set you back mere USD 7.86.

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

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 5 hours to travel between Surat Thani and Krabi depending on the means of transport you choose.

Taxi is the fastest way to travel between Surat Thani and Krabi. Taxi will bring you to your destination in 1h 55m. Taxi+van does a much slower job and take about 5h to reach Krabi.

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

Travelling between Surat Thani and Krabi can be as cheap as USD 7.86 if you opt for a Phantip 1970 (พันทิพย์ 1970) bus+ferry and as expensive as USD 116.51 if you buy a Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์) flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

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

  • 2 from Surat Thani to Krabi starting from 09:00 Surat Thani Town until 09:00 Surat Thani Town
  • 1 by Bus+taxi from Surat Thani to Krabi starting from 09:00 Surat Thani Town until 09:00 Surat Thani Town
  • 76 from Surat Thani to Krabi starting from 00:00 Surat Thani Airport until 00:00 Surat Thani Airport

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Surat Thani to Krabi.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Surat Thani to Krabi, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 116.51.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Surat Thani and Krabi

Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)

Bus

Travelling from Surat Thani to Krabi overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Surat Thani and Krabi

Phantip 1970 (พันทิพย์ 1970)

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Surat Thani and Krabi

Andaman Taxis, BangkokTaxi24, Call Me Taxi (คอลมีแท๊กซี่), Kim Transfers Thailand (Thailand Taxi Airport &Travel), Mr Toon (มิสเตอร์ตูน ชาเตอร์), Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman (ภูเก็ตทรานสเฟอร์ทราเวลอันดามัน), Ramon Transport (รมณ ทรานสปอร์ต)

Van

Vans are a great alternative - or, in many cases - your only option - if you need to travel overland within one and the same province or neighbouring provinces or states. Vans ply the roads between Surat Thani and Krabi, too.

Things to remember: When travelling by van with huge luggage buying a separate seat for your suitcase or backpack is a good idea. Do not expect there is a roomy luggage compartment in a van - there is actually none and your fellow passengers are unlikely to appreciate your luggage stuck under their feet, alas.

Companies operating vans between Surat Thani and Krabi

Montanatip, Phantip (บริษัท พันทิพย์ ทราเวล (1970)), Phantip 1970 (พันทิพย์ 1970)

What is the most popular transport to get from Surat Thani to Krabi?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Van remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 25% took a van
  • 20% opted for a bus
  • 20% chosen Bus+taxi
  • 19% chosen Bus+Ferry
  • 11% bought a taxi ride
  • 5% chosen taxi+Van
  • 1% Other