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Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

Leeds, United...
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Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

Hi

Can anyone tell me what the quickest/cheapest/most reliable method of transport from Krabi to Khao Lak is?

Thanks!

Sydney Australia
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1. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

We used Boss in October, very efficient, good driver good car.

We paid 2500 baht for 4 adults + luggage in an suv.

We have used Boss around ten times to date for transfers to/from Khao Lak & tours, great cars, good drivers, always on time, and the cheapest. No complaints from us.

His email is cheaperkhaolak1@gmail.com

Colchester, United...
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2. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

We used Oriental Escapes.

Have to say that is a long journey. About 2 1/2 hours from memory.

Poulton Le Fylde...
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for Khao Lak, Khao Sok National Park
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3. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

2 to 2 1/2 hours depending on which route.

Berlin/Bangkok
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4. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

Cheapest is the public bus from Krabi Bus Terminal (Talat Kao) for something like 160 baht per person. Buses are well-maintained and comfortable.

Launceston...
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5. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

For private transfer use Boss, great service.

Poulton Le Fylde...
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6. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

Does the public bus go direct from Krabi to Khao Lak?

Berlin/Bangkok
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7. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

No, you change in Khock Kloi.

Edited: 07 January 2014, 00:37
Leeds, United...
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8. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

Thank-you. How long does the bus take including changes?

Berlin/Bangkok
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9. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

3-4 hours depending on the transfer.

Leeds, United...
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10. Re: Krabi to Khao Lak - transport

What about if we hired a car, roughly how much would it cost? and can you pick a hire car up at one destination & drop it another? Thanks for all the help so far!

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