Krabi is seaside province is located in the Andaman Sea. The province is full of white sandy beaches, crystal clear seawater, beautiful islands, verdant forest with caves, and waterfalls, including more than 100 offshore islands.
Krabi is located 81 4 kilometres from Bangkok, covering an area of 4,708 square kilometres. The province consists of mountains, hills, plains, and mangrove forests, including more than 130 large and small islands. Krabi town has a 5-metre-long river, which flows through town and ends at the Andaman Sea in Tambon Pak Nam. There are several canals in Krabi including Khlong Pakasai, Khlong Krabi Yai and Khlong Krabi Noi, all of them originate from Phanom Bencha mountain range, the highest mountain range in Krabi.
Krabi is administratively divided into 8 Amphoes (districts): Amphoe Mueang, Khao Phanom, Khlong Thorn, Plai Phraya, Ko Lanta, Ao Luek, Lam Thap, and Nuea Khlong.
How To Get There
From Bangkok, drive on Highway No.4, passing Phetchaburi-
Prachuap Khiri Khan-Chumphon-Ranong-Phang-nga-Krabi.
The route is 946 kilometres from Bangkok;
From Bangkok, drive on Highway No. 4, at Chumphon travel
onwards on Highway No. 41, passing Amphoe Lang Suan, Surat
Thani to Amphoe Wiang Sa, and then drive on Highway No. 4035
to Amphoe Ao Luek, and drive back to Highway No. 4 to Krabi.
This route is 814 kilometres from Bangkok;
From Phuket, drive on Highway No. 402 and No.4. The distance
from Phuket is 185 kilometres or 4 hours.
Non-air-conditioned buses and air-conditioned coaches leave for Krabi daily from Bangkoks Southern Bus Terminal. Air-conditioned buses, varying in 3 types, depart from Bangkok at the following times:
VIP Bus -6 p.m. and 6.30 p.m.
Standard 1 Bus -7.30 a.m., 7 p.m., 7.30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Standard 2 Bus -7.30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The schedule mentioned above may be changed.
Please check a current schedule from the Southern Bus Terminal at
Tel: (66) 2435-1199 to 200
Krabi Bus Station
Tel: (66) 7561-1804.
There is no direct train from Bangkok to Krabi. Visitors may take a train from Bangkok Railway Station to Trang or Thung Song, Nakhon Si Thammarat, and then ride a bus or a taxi to Krabi. For more information on trains,
contact the State Railways of Thailand
Tel. 1690, (66) 223-7010, (66) 223-7020
and Intercity Transportation in Thailand Page
for more information.
Please visit Domestic Airlines page for schedule and online booking
Thai Airways operates daily services to Krabi.
For more information, contact
Tel. 1 566, (66) 280-0060, (66) 628-2000,
Krabi Office tel: (66) 7563 6543
Air Asia Call Center (66) 2515 9999
www.airasia.com Flight schedule / Online Booking