The town of Krabi exists on the coast of Thailand where the Krab River flows out into the Phang Nga Bay. Its biggest industry is tourism, thanks to the city being one of the travel hubs in the country. There is a seemingly endless amount of guest accommodations in the city that sits on Thailand’s mangrove-dotted coast. If you are visiting, there are a few ways to access the city and get around. Here are a few tips on transportation in the area.
Getting From the Airport to Krabi Town
There is a bus system that will take you from the airport to Krabi Town. It will also go to a couple of beaches in the area, Ao Nang, and Noppharat Thara Beach. This is the easiest way to access the city from the airport. The bus can also take you from where you are staying back to the airport when it is time to leave. The trip is usually around 45 minutes long and picks you up right in your hotel lobby. It leaves twice a day in the morning.
Rent a Motorbike
For a quick and convenient way to get around in Krabi, rent a motorcycle. They are automatic scooters are can be rented for a nominal price to cruise around the beach town. It is the best way to see the countryside in the surrounding province. It is also a good feeling to feel the breeze, just be sure to wear a helmet. The bikes are more appropriate in the country because there are a lot of streets in the town and you will probably be walking everywhere you go. The motorbike rental places are located just off the beach on the road that heads inland.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about transportation in Krabi.