Cheap flights from Phuket to Bangkok

Flight information Phuket to Bangkok

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 683 kilometres

1h 5min

Most popular airline last month

Thai AirAsia

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang

2 airports

Which airlines fly from Phuket to Bangkok

How easy is it to depart from Phuket?

The Phuket International Airport is the main airport for Phuket, and one of the busiest in Thailand. This airport has 2 terminals. 

  • Domestic Terminal – all flights to Bangkok will depart from this terminal.

In the Domestic Terminal travellers will be able to access medical services, a pharmacy, a spa, shopping outlets, restaurants, and free WiFi. You can walk between the terminals if you need to transfer from the International Terminal.

Arrive at this airport at least 1 hour before your flight is due to depart.

What do I need before I depart from Phuket? 

  • A form of photo-ID is required for domestic air travel.
  • Please be aware, that if you are not a Thai citizen or resident, you may need to carry your passport.

What information do I need to know before arriving in Bangkok?

Bangkok has 2 large airports, both welcoming in flights from Phuket. These airports are known as the Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport, and the Bangkok Don Mueang Airport

  • Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport – has one major terminal building, and all flights arrive here. This airport also has over 100 international flight routes you can take advantage of.
  • Bangkok Don Mueang Airport – flights will be directed to the Domestic Terminal.

Travellers will find that both offer access to premier lounges, free WiFi, ATMs, restaurants, currency exchange services, shopping outlets, and medical services. Transfers between terminals at the Don Mueang Airport can be done on foot.

What is the weather like in Bangkok? 

  • The climate in Bangkok usually hovers around the 30°C mark year round, with November to February being the most popular season to visit when the days are at their coolest. 

Is there a time difference between Bangkok and Phuket? 

  • There is no time difference between Phuket and Bangkok.

Is the Bangkok cheaper than Phuket?

Bangkok is more expensive than Phuket, especially when it comes to accommodation costs. However you’ll find dining costs are comparable to Bangkok. Skyscanner has a handy budget guide you can use for visiting this city, so you can save money while you travel.

  Phuket Bangkok
Average cost of a meal for 2 people 700THB ($27) 785THB ($30)
Average cost of a coffee 85THB ($3.30) 70THB ($2.80)
Average cost of a taxi from the airport to the CBD 500THB ($19) 300-350THB ($12-13)

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

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.