Phuket International Airport is located in the north of the island. There are many scheduled and charter officials and other Asian countries, Australia, Europe and North America, landing in Phuket.There is a railway line in Phuket, but the trains that pass near Surat Thani. Songthaews (passenger vehicles pick-up) are a common mode of transport in Phuket. Phuket Songthaews found more compared to other areas of Thailand. They move between the city and beaches. There are also buses and motorcycle taxis. These are found in large amounts in the capital and in Patong Beach. The tuk-tuk are traditional vans, usually red or yellow have replaced some. Songthaews are the means of transport more convenient to travel from one city to another.
From Bangkok To Phuket
Take Route 4 from Bangkok to Southern Part. The way pass the provinces of Nakhon Pathom, Ratchaburi, Phetchaburi, Prachuap-Khirikan, and go right to Ranong Chumphon. From Ranong, go south and go through Kraburi Kapo districts in the province of Phang-Nga. In Phang-Nga, the road passes through Kuraburi Takuapa and Thai Muang Districts before the town, the Kok Kloy. Then, cross the Thao Thep Kasattri or Sarasin Bridge to Phuket. The distance is 867 km.
There are daily local flight to Phuket such as Thai Airways International The travel time is 1 hour 20 minutes.