Bus times from Bangkok to Phang Nga

By public bus it takes 10 to 11 hours to travel 753 km from Bangkok to Phang Nga. You could also fly from Bangkok to Krabi and then travel by bus to Phang Nga, which is a journey of only 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours.

Bus Timetable from Bangkok to Phang Nga

Bangkok - Phang Nga ฿ 703–1,140 10h 50m – 19h 8m
  •   Express 06:45, 16:30, 16:45, 18:00
  •   VIP 24 17:30, 18:30, 19:05
  •   VIP 19:05

Bus Station in Bangkok

Bus services to Phang Nga depart from Bangkok’s Southern Bus Terminal, 8 Borommaratchachonnani Rd, Khwaeng Chim Phli, Khet Taling Chan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10170.

Google Map of Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal

Arrival in Phang Nga

Bus services from Bangkok terminate at Phang Nga Bus Station.

Google Map of Phang Nga Bus Station

About Phang Nga

The main reason people travel to the charming small town of Phang Nga is to take a boat trip around Phang Nga bay which is famous for it limestone karst cliffs rising sharply out of the sea and it small fishing communities clustered around the edge of the bay and on some of the larger islands.

Boat Tours of Phang Nga Bay

There are tours you can take which depart from Phang Nga town which is why most tourists go there.

James Bond Island in Phang Nga Bay
James Bond Island in Phang Nga Bay
Ko Kan

Phang Nga Bay covers an area of over 400 square kilometres and has more than 40 islands. The highlight of most tour itineraries is a trip to Ko Kan, otherwise known as ‘James Bond Island’ as it featured in the ‘Man with the Golden Gun’ starring Roger Moore and Britt Ekland.

Koh Panyee

Other popular sites in Phang Nga bay include Koh Panyee, a sea gypsy village built on stilts over the water, and Koh Thalu which has caves with stalactites and stalagmites. As well as being taken around in motorised boats a popular activity is visit the bay in a sea canoe. You can book sea canoe tours with several tour companies based in Phang Nga town.

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