The international Airport in Krabi was newly build in 1998 -1999 and finally opened in July 1999. It is located on the Highway Route 4 on the way to Trang about 10 km outside of Krabi Town and 25 km from Ao Nang. Koh Lanta is 65 km from the airport.
Tourists traveling on package tour might already have organized their transfer to the hotel either by the hotel or their tour company. Others will have to take a taxi or mini van to their desired destination.
Taxi fares may range from 350,-. Baht to Krabi Town up to 900,- Baht to Tupkaek Beach.
The trip to Ao Nang is 600,- Baht.
Taxi services have to be prepaid at the counter in the arrival hall. Unauthorized or public taxis are nor allowed to serve incoming passengers.
Car Rental at the Airport
Krabi International Airport
Car rental is also available at Krabi Airport. Some international firms such as Avis, Budget or National have their booth in the arrival hall. It's a good idea to book their service online to get better rates.
Other Services at Krabi Airport
Inside the airport building you will find an information desk, hotel reservation service, money exchange, ATM machines, car rental, a few souvenir & flower shops and a restaurant. Airline offices are on the second floor above the departure area.
Airlines serving Krabi Airport:
Inside View of Krabi International Airport
Here is a list of Airlines, international and domestic, which serve Krabi International Airport with flights to and from:
- Thai Airways & Thai Smile (⇒ Bangkok Suwarnabhumi)
- Lion Air (⇒ Bangkok Don Muang)
- Nok Air ( ⇒ Bangkok Don Muang)
- Air Asia (⇒ Bangkok Don Muang, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore)
- Bangkok Airways (⇒ Koh Samui & Bangkok Suwarnabhumi)
- Thai Vietjet Air ( ⇒ Bangkok Suwarnabhumi)
- Tuifly Nordic
- Thomas Cook Airlines (DK)
- Star East Airline
- Qatar Airways
- Ural Airlines
- Scoot (former Tiger Air) (⇒ Singapore)
- Shanghai Airlines
- Juneyao Airlines
- Spring Airlines
- NewGen Airlines
- China Eastern Airlines
- Star East Airline
- Sichuan Airlines