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Airport Transfer from Phuket Phi Phi

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Rassada Pier on Phuket Island

When booking Phuket Phi Phi travel, consider arriving at the Phuket Airport and transferring to your desired location. Phuket Airport is 45 minutes away from Phi Phi. Phuket Airport is the second busiest airport in Thailand, which is why millions of Phi Phi Island travelers choose Phuket Airport as their flight arrival destination. Passengers who decide upon Phuket Airport as their airport of choice will find that they've made Phi Phi Island travel all the more simple.

Phuket Phi Phi

Phuket Phi Phi is the main route from the nearest airport to the islands. The whole trip can take a  minimum of 2 hours but it can take a lot more if you miss a ferry, so it is worth looking at the detail to get it right.

Phuket International Airport

Phuket Airport is located on the north side of Phuket Island. Because it is so close to popular Island destinations, Phuket Airport is the premier Phi Phi Island travel airport. Each year thousands of travelers making arrangements for Phi Phi Island travel book flights that arrive at Phuket Airport. From Phuket Airport, Phi Phi is a short ferry ride away and the transfer is uncomplicated. Phuket Airport is a trusted landing facility that welcomes you to Thailand with open arms.

Phuket Phi Phi ferry pier;  Rasada

Most people take the ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi, Rasada Pier to Phi Phi Don which leaves at 8.30 or 14.30 every day. The morning boats such as Sea Angle are large and fast but some times through in a trip around Phi Phi Ley to see Maya Bay.

Phuket Island is a popular resort area and each year millions of passengers arrive to Phuket Airport from all areas all over the world. Phuket Airport plays an vital role in Phi Phi Island travel and promotes travel and tourism in all of Thailand. Ten airlines currently fly into Phuket Airport and tourists looking to streamline their Phi Phi Island travel plans should look no further than to Phuket Airport.

Ferry services are the most common modes of transportation to go from Phi Phi Island to Phuket Airport. Phi Phi Island travel doesn't get easier than this. Daily ferries run from Phi Phi to Phuket Airport, Krabi and Koh Lanta. Speedboats are another form of Phi Phi Island travel and are used most often when people are in a rush. Because ferries only run twice a day - once in the morning and again in the afternoon - it is recommended that you consider this when booking your flight to Phuket Airport.

Getting from Phuket Airport to the Rasada pier

To get to the pier from which the ferry takes off, you will need to take a taxi. Allow a half hour or more to pick up baggage, get through customs and drive to the pier. If you have a good amount of extra time to spare once your flight to Phuket Airport arrives, you can board one of the minibuses that leave from the airport to Phuket's major beaches. For around 180 Baht (Thailand currency), you can take a ride and enjoy a bit of sightseeing before having to embark on the next phase of your Phi Phi Island travel.

Last Updated: 28 May 2012

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Leaving Rassada Pier Phuket behind
Beakfast and coffee on the Phi Phi ferry
Inside the Phi Phi ferry from Rassada Pier
Tourists entering the Phi Phi ferry at Rassada Pier

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