From Ranong, travellers can cross the border to visit the southern most part of Myanmar; Kawthaung, via boat. Besides crossing border, Ranong offers beautiful beaches, islands and national park which attract thousands of visitors every year.
Bus from Phuket to Ranong is the most economical and direct way to reach Ranong from Phuket. This direct bus service has recently attracting a growing number of travellers to travel from Phuket to Ranong.
Please note that there is no train and flight service from Phuket to Ranong.
The duration required for bus from Phuket to Ranong takes approximately about 5.5 hours, depending on the traffic and weather conditions.
The route distance from Phuket to Ranong is about 486.8 km.
Rungkit Tour is the only bus operator providing bus service from Phuket to Ranong.The earliest departure from Phuket goes at morning 5:30am. The following departures are at 8:10am, 10:10am, 11:50am and 2:30pm.
The bus fare is charged reasonably at THB 275 per seat.
The boarding point in Phuket is located at Phuket Bus Terminal 2 in Phuket town which is 15-20 minutes driving-distance away from famous tourist attraction Patong Beach .
The arrival point in Ranong is Ranong Bus Station.
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.