In & Out by Private Car

Traveling to Krabi by Car

Krabi is easy to get to by car.

The roads in and out of Krabi are good. The drive from Bangkok to Krabi is on 4-lane highways almost the entire way (around 900 kilometers). There is a 20 kilometer single lane section near Krabi. The drive to Phuket is also on 4-lane roads except for the same section.

Driving into Krabi on the back roads can be a relaxing and beautiful experience with little traffic and lot of green, scenic stretches of road.

Gasoline stations (with regular gasoline and diesel) are conveniently dotted along the route. Many of these stations have full facilities with convenience stores, bank ATMs, restaurants, and coffee shops. In southern Thailand, the most common stations are: Shell, PTT (the Thai national brand), Esso, and Bangchak.