HKT - Phuket International Airport, Phuket, Thailand

Top Tips
1 The AOT operated limos and buses are very expensive. If you need a trip down to Patong or anywhere in Phuket, exit the arrival hall. Ignore all the touts and turn right. Walk all the way to the end and you will encounter the "Taxi Meter" station. Tell the dispatch guy there where you are heading and he will determine the fare that is required.
2 The average fares from Phuket airport are; Phuket Town 400 baht, Patong 550 baht, Kata/Karon 600 baht plus a 100 baht airport surcharge. The trip will usually take approximately 30 minutes to Phuket, 40 minutes to Patong Beach, and around one hour to Kata/Karon.
3 Dewa Phuket is a brand new resort located within 5 minutes driving distance from Phuket airport. Great for layover. The resort provides free airport transportation for its guests. You can email the hotel to arrange pickup.
4 There are six car rental companies available at HKT. Check with the information desk once you hit the arrivals hall.
5 At the second floor of the domestic lounge you will find the medical facility in te event a medical need arises.
6 There are five duty free shops at the upper and lower levels of the International arrival and departure lounges.
7 There are currency exchange counters at the upper and lower level passenger halls for all your exchange needs.
8 If you have last minute postal needs or have too many items and have to send some back home or mail it to your destination, Postal and telegraph services are available on the second floor in the vicinity of Angel Airlines.
9 There are restaurant's to one section of the passenger hall on the first floor but at multiple locations on the second floor.
10 If you need to grab a souvenir, gifts, books or magazines, there are multiple merchandise shops both in the public area and post security.

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