Getting to Khao Sok

Khao Sok is ideally located between Thailand’s east and west coasts and easily accessible from Phuket, Surathani and Krabi by both public and private transport. We have detailed travel and transport directions making your journey planning as easy as possible.

Flying to Khao Sok

Khao Sok can be reached from all major airports with a short transfer. The closest airports, distances and drive times are as follows:




132km 105km 160km
3hrs 2hrs 3hrs

Private Transfers to Khao Sok

We can arrange private transport via car or van from anywhere in Southern Thailand including: Khao Lak, Krabi, Phuket, Koh Samui, Koh Phangan, Koh Tao, Koh Lanta, Koh Phi Phi, and the Similan Islands. If you are coming directly from one of the islands we can arrange private pick up from any pier.

A car normally carries two adults and luggage, or three adults if they have small bags. For three or more people, we recommend a van.

Transport Pricing (one way)

All prices are quotes in THB
From Hrs Car (1-3) Van (3-8)
Surathani Airport22,0002,200
Surathani Train22,0002,200
Surathani Town22,3002,500
Donsak, Surathani Pier33,1003,300
Thadan Pier, Phang Nga1.51,9002,100
Kuraburi Pier22,0002,200
Koh Phra Thong Pier1.51,8002,000
Khao Lak : Takuapa1.51,6001,800
Khao Lak : Koh Kho Khao Pier-James Bond32,0002,200
Krabi Airport33,0003,300
Krabi Town33,0003,300
Krabi : Laem Kruat Pier33,5003,700
Phuket Airport33,0003,300
Phuket Town33,3003,500
Phuket : Patong, Kata, Karon, Rawai33,5003,700
Chumporn Pier55,0005,200
Koh Mook, Koh Lipeh, Trang, (Hat Yao Pier)35,0005,200
Pakpara, Koh Lipeh, Satun37,0007,200
Koh Lanta (With Ferry)35,0005,200
Nakorn Si Thammarat Airport35,0005,200

Driving or Motorbiking to Khao Sok

Driving to yourself to Khao Sok National Park  is relatively easy and most roads are in good condition and well maintained. Visitors with their own vehicle can follow our GPS coordinates.

GPS: 8.9105, 98.5310 (+8° 54′ 37.8″, +98° 31′ 51.6″)

Our Jungle House rests quietly beside a river and at the base of limestone cliffs. It is part of a small cluster of guest houses and is the perfect place from which to explore the Khao Sok national park.

Note: Please be aware that during rainy season the gravel road linking Our Jungle House and Khao Sok Town can become very muddy in patches and may be more difficult for for sports bikes to get in an out of.

We have an gravel and grass uncovered parking area located beside reception.

Khao Sok Town

Khao Sok is a small town that has one main road running through it. It’s situated approximately 1.8 km from the bus station on Highway 401 and is dotted with resorts, restaurants, minimarts, coffee shops and local homes. It is a nice change of pace from the beach and easily accessible from Phuket, Krabi, and the islands of Koh Samui and Koh Phang Ngan.

Bangkok to Khao Sok

Flying from Bangkok has three airport options. Surathani Airport is the closest in distance; Phuket Airport has the most flight options; and Krabi Airport is at the same distance as Phuket

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Phuket to Khao Sok

There are multiple driving and public transport options from Phuket. Private journeys are the quickest and take approximately 3 hours. Public transport can take up to 4 hours.

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Krabi to Khao Sok

Travel time from Krabi takes approximately 3 hours. There are no direct public transport options. The most hassle free solution is to book private transfers with us.

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Surathani to Khao Sok

The closest transport hub to Khao Sok is Surathani. There are no public transport options from Surathani Airport direct. Private transfers take approximately 2 hours and offer the greatest convenience.

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The Islands to Khao Sok

We can arrange private transfers from Koh Tao, Koh Phangan and Koh Samui, picking up at Don Sak ferry. From Koh Lanta and Koh Phi Phi, take a boat to either Phuket or Krabi pier for pickup.

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Khao Lak to Khao Sok

Travelling from Khao Lak takes multiple public bus options with travel time varying between 2.5 - 3 hours. Private transfers take approximately 1.5 hours and offer the greatest convenience.

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