PHUKET: The Phuket Smart Bus will resume service on Monday (November 1) to meet the needs of domestic and international tourists.
The bus will run from Phuket International Airport and along its standard route along the west coast to Rawai Pier at the southern end of the island.
To support tourism, from November 1 to December 31, the operator of the service offers a special price of 100 B for all trips, regardless of where you get on and off the bus.
In addition, Phuket Smart Bus offers 3-day, 10-day and 15-day tickets for an unlimited number of trips. Prices start at B499.
âWe are ready to serve the people of Phuket. And welcomes tourists again. See you this Monday! ‘ the operator said in a Facebook post on Saturday, October 30.
The Phuket Smart Bus is the only true form of public transport on the island that carries passengers from one tourist resort to another along the west coast of Phuket.
There are 15 stops on the 56 kilometer route: Phuket International Airport, Thalang Public Health Office, Baan Khian, Cherng Talay Wittayakom School, Lotus Cherng Talay Surin Beach, Kubur Kamala, Phuket FantaSea, BigC Kamala, Patong, Karon Circle, Kata Night Plaza, Kata Palm, Sai Yuan, Rawai Beach.
The service is from 7.20am (first buses from Patong to Phuket International Airport and Rawai) to 9.00pm (last buses from Phuket International Airport and Rawai to Patong).
For more information and timetables, please visit www.facebook.com/PhuketSmartBus.