Phuket, Thailand Airport Information
Phuket International Airport (HKT)
Set about 40 minutes north of Phuket City, the Phuket International Airport serves as a major transportation hub, accommodating nearly 15 million passengers each year. The airport features a number of shopping and dining options, as well as access to public bus service.
Phuket, Thailand Public Transportation
Phuket features public bus service throughout the city, as well as between the city and the Phuket International Airport. Fares are set. Passengers can utilize bus stops or flag buses down between stops.
Tuk Tuks and Song Taews
Visitors to Phuket can utilize tuk tuks, small vehicles best for short distances, as well as song taews, or local open-air buses painted blue. Song taews do not have designated bus stops and can be flagged down anywhere along their routes. Fare is determined by distance traveled.
Rental car companies represented at the Phuket International Airport include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National, and Thai Rent A Car.
Visitors traveling to Phuket City from the Phuket International Airport should expect to pay approximately 500 BHT in taxi fare.