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Phuket Town Local Bus Station (Terminal 1).

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What a great way to get around Phuket and very popular

We stayed in Karon Beach and many times caught the bus to Phuket town. It is used by tourists and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Mount Isa, Australia
Good choice for budget travelers

Yeah it is very convenient for us to travel from Phuket to many places along the coast. We took a... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Talat Yai Subdistrict, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 76 211 977
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

We stayed in Karon Beach and many times caught the bus to Phuket town. It is used by tourists and the locals as a means of getting to and fro with work. We loved the atmosphere of sitting in the back of the open bus....More

1  Thank MnD7
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Yeah it is very convenient for us to travel from Phuket to many places along the coast. We took a trip to Aoluek and it is very cheap for 2 of us. Good bus station with Wifi, clean and organized.

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Great way to get from one resort to the next we travelled Krabi to Phuket 140bhts pp leaving from krabi bus terminal there is only one so no confusion this was a 3hr journey. drops off at phuket bus terminal 2 Dont get a taxi...More

Thank julie1653217
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Every hour leaves minivans to Krabi. Costs 140baht. From Krabi you can take a local bus to Ao Nang and it costs 50baht. I left from Nai harn beach by local bus to Phuket (40baht) walk about 1km to Old bus terminal and took that...More

4  Thank Ciora
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Be prepared to get savagely gouged by the taxi cartel in operation throughout Phuket. The only way to try and beat it is to take the local buses which are pretty basic and very slow, but you do get a sense of satisfaction that you're...More

3  Thank KGB777
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

50Baht from old town bus terminal 1 to Patong (last station) by minivan. The last station of the minivan is near to the coffeemania patong. It can stop at central, big c, tesco lotus if you wish to go. But my hotel is near to...More

3  Thank siewfui17
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Easy to find and enough people to advice of buses and directions, buses only run to early evening so be sure to check time of last buses out of town

Thank VGAqa12
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This is where you catch the Government Orange airport bus to airport prices are 100 baht adults infant/child is free the bus runs every hour from 6am to 8.30pm. Takes around 80 mins depending on traffic. The bus is air condition but is getting a...More

1  Thank Horlicks88
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's kind of fun slumming it like a local and traveling in hot humid conditions without A/C. Even by Thai standards, this bus terminal is poor. That's not why you're travelling via local buses right? It's cheap and cheerful.

1  Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Booked through 12GO with no issues!! The entire trip was like a well-oiled machine and had zero complaints until the very end. The only problem was at the very end of our bus trip traveling from Phuket Town to Surat Thani...we were dropped off the...More

2  Thank Sarah B
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26 August 2018|
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Response from VOTE4PHUQUOC | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can for sure. There is a name of destinations so you should notice it.
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Response from siewfui17 | Reviewed this property |
From Patong to Phuket city need roughly one hour.. then it will reach the terminal bus at the city. Need to take another bus at the same place to airport