Flights from Brisbane to Phuket

Flight information Brisbane to Phuket

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Average flight time, total distance 7100 kilometres

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Flights from Brisbane to Phuket

There aren’t any direct routes to Phuket from Brisbane, but there are plenty of connecting and code-share routes. Set up price alerts to ensure you snag a bargain, and for flights with Qantas, Thai Airways, Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Thai Airways, Bangkok Airways, Jetstar and Singapore Airlines. You will fly via Singapore (SIN), Hong Kong (HKG), or Bangkok (BKK) and there are ways you can make the most of your layover, just check out our quick guide hack page here.

Brisbane Airport (BNE) information

• The Brisbane Airport (BNE) is one of the busiest hubs in Australia, and is a hub that will provide you with a bunch of amenities that you’ll need whilst transiting. These include numerous cash machines, foreign exchange services, free wireless internet. There are plenty of cafes, bars, and restaurants, and you’ll also find a healthy range of shops you can browse while you wait.
• Brisbane Airport is made up of two terminals, the International Terminal, and the Domestic Terminal. These are linked by a free transfer bus, or a paid-for Airtrain service (unless you are a Virgin Australia passenger).
• Travel to Thailand means you will need to carry a valid in-date passport to board the flight.
• International routes usually require passengers to check in between two and three hours before departure.

Phuket International Airport (HKT) information

Phuket International Airport (HKT) is the primary aviation facility for Phuket Island, and is better equipped than you’d think. There are ATMs, bureau de change counters, free WiFi, a number of restaurants, a few gift shops, and duty-free shopping. Extras include an information desk, a spa, and a small first-aid clinic.
• Phuket International Airport has two terminals, but these are connected, and you can traverse the distance easily.

Time difference from Brisbane to Phuket

• Phuket is three hours behind Brisbane.


• Phuket doesn’t fluctuate much during the year, with the days falling between 25 and 34°C usually. Aim to visit during the island’s driest months, which are typically from December through to March.

Expect to pay

• Thai Baht (THB).
• Phuket is a lot less expensive than Brisbane, and the Australian Dollar goes quite far in Thailand.
• Wake up with a hot coffee in Phuket for 80THB ($3.15).

Transportation to city centre

• Going to Phuket Town via taxi will cost you around 500THB ($19). If you’d like a pick-up, but don’t want to take a taxi, browse online with our airport transfer search tools.
• Rent a car from Phuket International Airport when you arrive, or save a little money by booking your car hire online.

Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of May 2017

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