Pattaya to Phuket is one of the in-demand tourist routes because it connects the top two tourist attractions in Thailand. Phuket is the largest island in Thailand surrounded by many little islands and bays such as Phang Nga Bay, Similan Island and Karon Beach.
To go from Pattaya to Phuket, instead of having a transit in Bangkok, direct bus from Pattaya to Phuket gives an advantage to passengers.
The duration from Pattaya to Phuket takes about 15 hour to 16 hour with 1 stopover for toilet-break and food break.
The distance from Pattaya to Phuket about 969.8 km. This is an overnight coach, passengers are advised to bring along jacket because the air conditioning can get very cold in the night.
Sawasdee All Thai is the only bus operator who provides direct bus from Pattaya to Phuket. Passengers who are taking Sawasdee All Thai direct bus service to Phuket could save a lot of transit time in Bangkok.
Sawasdee All Thai supplies daily departure at 3 pm from Pattaya to Phuket. They provide 2 types of seats, namely standard VIP32 seat and VIP24 seat. VIP24 seat is selling at higher price with more spacious seat. Because of this long-distance journey, higher price of VIP24 is worthwhile.
The fare for bus from Pattaya to Phuket is reasonably priced in the range of THB792 to THB1056 depending on seat type.
The boarding point in Pattaya is located at Pattaya Sawasdee Tour office. Travellers need to check in at their counter at least 30 minutes before departure.
The arrival point in Phuket is at Phuket Bus Terminal.
You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you would rather not do that, you can visit www.busonlineticket.co.th and book your seat within 5 minutes.
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Thailand by logging on to the official website of BusOnlineTicket which is https://www.busonlineticket.co.th/. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.