Krabi Taladkao bus terminal
Krabi Taladkao Bus Terminal is the bus terminal in Krabi. This relatively small bus terminal is located slightly off from Krabi town, about 5 minutes driving distance away from the town. The bus terminal mainly serves as the arrival platform for bus from Bangkok to Krabi and departure platform for bus from Krabi to Bangkok.
Only 2 operators, government bus and Lignite Tour, are providing the bus service between Krabi and Bangkok. 2 types of bus configuration are available, the 38 seater bus with 4 seats-a-row and VIP 24 seater bus with 3 seats-a-row. VIP 24 seater bus is more expensive but it is also more comfortable.
There are also mini van services going to nearby cities like Hatyai (280km), Phang Ngan (85km), Phuket (175km) etc
Taladkao Bus Terminal is about 20 minutes away from Ao Nang beach area, where it is a tourist hotspot. Passengers who arrive at the Krabi Taladkao Bus Terminal from Bangkok, could take the shutter bus service to Ao Nang. Shutter bus service (Song-thaew) from the airport will first stop at Krabi Taladkao Bus Terminal before going to Ao Nang. It is available from 6.30am until 6pm for 50 Baht per person and from 6pm until 9pm for 60 Baht per person.