Getting from Phuket to Khao Sok

Self Drive From Phuket – The Short Way (130 km) 3 Hours

Follow route 402 across the Sarasin Bridge to Khok Kloy. Next bear left onto route 4 towards Thai Mueang. Continue on route 4 past Khao Lak and, about 7km after Takua Pa, head straight as route 4 becomes route 402 and heads east towards Surathani (do not turn left on route 4 heading north towards Ranong). Khao Sok and Khao Sok Park are frequently marked from here on.

Self Drive From Phuket – The Scenic Way (142 km) 3.5 hours

Follow route 402 across the Sarasin Bridge to Khok Kloy then bear left onto route 4 towards Thai Mueang. At Thung Maphro, turn right onto route 4240, and then left onto 4090. Follow 4090 until you reach route 401, then turn right to Khao Sok.

Public Bus From Phuket Town

From the central bus station in Phuket town, you will find buses heading north to Surathani. Buses depart roughly every hour from about 7am to 3pm. The ride takes about 4 hours, and you might have a stop in Takua Pa. Get off at the Khao Sok bus stop at the entrance of Khao Sok.

Public Bus From Phuket Airport

The public bus has a stop 10km’s from the airport on the main road opposite the police dome. Ask airport information staff for assistance. The buses come from Phuket Town, and reach the airport area about 30-45 minutes later. Alternately, there is a public bus from the Airport to the central bus station in Phuket town.

From the entrance of Khao Sok National Park where the bus drops you, local taxi’s will deliver you to Our Jungle House (2.5km’s). This should cost no more than 80 baht per person.