International transport to Thailand. Flights from Europe & U.S.A to Bangkok or Phuket.
Flights to Thailand
Flying into South East Asia has never been easier. The popularity of the region has brought new carriers into the market along with competitive prices.
Thorough internet research combining flexible travel dates and arrival points can yield a return air flight price to Thailand of under $500 from some parts of Europe. Also, it is often important to book early to get such deals.
Traveling to Thailand from Europe
Country carriers often fly directly to Bangkok for a return price of €600 - €800.
Many Middle Eastern carriers also fly to Bangkok with a stopover in the home country of the carrier. Such flights are typically cheaper than the direct flights by €100+.
From Bangkok it is necessary to either fly or bus down to Phang Nga, the province in which Koh Phra Thong is located. Further details on how to do this are provided in the local transport section.
Flights to Phuket
There are some charter planes from Europe flying directly into Bangkok during peak season and an increasing number of international airlines who will make their long haul flight into Bangkok and then hop down to Phuket.
The best way to get a handle on which companies fly into Phuket is to check out the arrivals schedule at the flightstats website.
Information on how to get from Phuket to Koh Phra Thong can be found in the local transport section.
Traveling to Thailand from the U.K.
Some of the best deals from Europe to Thailand are offered out of the UK.
Direct flights with the national carriers, i.e. Thai Airways or British Airways, offer no competitive edge over their European counterparts. However, the Middle Eastern airlines offer some excellent deals out of Heathrow for as little as £400 return.
Further, London has become the first European destination offered by the low cost carrier Air Asia. Using this method the budget traveller can fly from London Stansted to Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and then travel overland or with a connecting Air Asia flight from Kuala Lumpur up to Thailand.
Please check out the local transport section to find out how to get from the arrival point to Koh Phra Thong.
Traveling to Thailand from the U.S.A.
Flying to Thailand from the West and East coasts of the United States is easy and affordable.
Return tickets to Bangkok are available with a range of carriers at about $1000. Flights into Phuket are a little more expensivecoming in at around the $1200. Please check out the local transport section to find out how to get from the arrival point to Koh Phra Thong.
Traveling to Thailand from other countries
Return tickets to Bangkok and Phuket are readily available but pricing can vary greatly. If you would like assistance in finding the best deal then please let us know.