How to get from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier
The main transportation way from Phuket airport to Rassada Pier is by taxi, while the second and least favorite option is taking the airport bus to Phuket terminal 1 station and then take a taxi to Rassada Pier. Taking a Phuket airport taxi to Rassada Pier will cost around 20€ (750THB) for a total trip of 50 minutes. On the other hand, the bus plus taxi combination will take 1 hour and 45 minutes and cost 3€ (115THB)for the bus ticket and another 5€ (200THB) for the taxi from the terminal 1 bus station to the pier.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Bus|| €16|| 105min|| 08:20–20:00|
| Taxi|| €20|| 50min|| 24/7|
How to get from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier by bus
Unfortunately, there is not any direct bus route connecting Phuket airport with Rassada Pier. However, it is possible to take the airport bus to station 1 in Phuket town and then get a taxi to Rassada Pier. The bus is available every 1 to 3 hours from the airport and the trip under, normal traffic conditions, should take around 1 hour and 45 minutes. Lastly, the combined trip price will add up to around 8€ (300THB).
How much is the bus from Phuket airport to Rassada Pier?
Tickets for the Phuket airport bus cost 3€ (115THB) and can only be purchased directly from the driver. The taxi ride will cost an additional 5€ (200THB) from station 1 to Rassada Pier.
Waiting time is 1 to 3 hours.
The Airport bus is available from 8:20am to 8pm.
Where do I get it from?
The bus station is located on the left of the airport's arrival terminal as you are coming out of the exit gate. In order to reach the station follow the signs or ask any service staff for directions.
The bus trip from Phuket airport to main terminal Station 1 in Phuket town is known to be very long and exhausting, especially after a long flight. Moreover, to reach the port, taking a connecting taxi is unavoidable, which makes the trip even more draining.
Under normal circumstances, there is no reason to use the airport bus from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier, due to the impracticality of the trip.
Buses in Phuket island are not particularly punctual, therefore, always plan your tips accordingly. For airport bus updates call: +66 (0)86 470 6675.
Currently no buses serve directly to Rassada Pier. From Airport, use the Airport Bus to Phuket Bus Terminal (Phuket Town). Then, you should catch a motor bike taxi or a Tuk Tuk
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How to get from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier by taxi
Regardless of the time of day, taxis should always be available at Phuket Airport. Most licensed vehicles offering taxi services in Phuket island are red and yellow. Moreover, they must carry a clear rooftop taxi sign which is usually yellow. The common taxi fare from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier, under normal traffic conditions, is around 20€ (750THB), while the trip duration is approximately 50 minutes.
Taxi fare from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier
Under normal circumstances, the common tariff from Phuket Airport to Rassada Pier should be around 20€ (750THB) at most . However, prices may vary due to factors such amount of luggage and type/size of the vehicle.
Although all taxis offer the fastest transportation experience from Phuket airport to Rassada Pier, private taxi operators usually provide safer, better quality and more comfortable vehicles.
It is recommend to prebook your taxi ride with one of the private taxi service operators in order to ensure great prices and quality.
Avoid unlicensed drivers that might approach you at the airport since they will charge you excessively.
Feel free to ask the driver for instructions about places and popular destinations since they are very knowledgeable of the island.
GrabTaxi mobile application is an extremely convenient mean of getting a meter taxi to come to you instead of waiting for one to drive past.