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Flights to Phuket City in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop
Average price$1,073Average for return flights in December 2021
Return from$469From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Phuket City
One-way from$233One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Phuket City (HKT)

Cheap flights to Phuket City in December, January 2021

The best prices found for HKT flights for December, January
29 Jan. - 12 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

Nonstop

9h 05m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

8h 25m
$486

Jetstar

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Deal found 8/12/21

7 Jan. - 29 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$500

Scoot

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Deal found 5/12/21

6 Jan. - 13 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 00m
$568

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/12/21

Phuket City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phuket City found for this year
17 Dec. - 31 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$656

Scoot

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Deal found 7/12/21

27 Dec. - 11 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$678

Scoot

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Deal found 7/12/21

20 Dec. - 28 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

2 stops

22h 05m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$685

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/12/21

Last minute flights to Phuket City

Late deals on return flights to Phuket City, departing today and this week
17 Dec. - 31 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$656

Scoot

View Deal

Deal found 7/12/21

16 Dec. - 28 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

26h 20m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$754

Scoot

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Deal found 7/12/21

15 Dec. - 23 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HKT

Phuket City

2 stops

28h 55m
HKT

Phuket City

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

32h 25m
$775

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 8/12/21

Can I fly to Phuket City from Australia right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Australia to Phuket City

Most visitors from Australia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Phuket City.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Phuket City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Phuket City.

Documents
Thailand Pass - The Thailand Pass is a web-based system for Thai and foreign travelers to fill in their travel and health information and upload the related documents before travelling. This system is operational and will replace the COE system on 1 November, 2021. However, the COE will continue to be used for certain groups of travelers.

MorChana App - Alert application and contact tracing app to be used while in Thailand. Download via Apple Store or Google Play Store.


Can I fly back to Australia from Phuket City?

Returning to Australia from Phuket City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Phuket City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Phuket City are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Phuket City?

The cheapest ticket to Phuket City found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$685

February

$584

March

$610

April

$639

May

$623

June

$624

July

$595

August

$616

September

$609

October

$616

November

$601

December

$643

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Phuket City is currently February; with January being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Phuket City?

Average Phuket City flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

SYD - HKT

Price

$584 - $1,182

HKT

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

HKT

Precipitation

30 - 410 mm

Peak season

It’s no surprise that more and more Australians are taking cheap flights to Phuket. Thailand’s largest island offers stunning scenery, friendly locals and ancient temples, not to mention beach weather year round. Phuket’s tropical climate means the weather is either warm and dry or hot and wet. For travellers peak season is between December and February when temps average 27C and the skies are mainly clear and sunny. January is the busiest tourist month when you can expect beaches to be packed and higher prices at hotels and restaurants. April, though likely to be humid and rainy, is also a popular time to visit for the Songkran Festival, a water-dousing celebration to mark the start of the Thai new year. Early bookings for flights to Phuket and hotels are advised if you’re planning to travel in April.

Off Season

May to October are considered low season in Phuket, when temperatures and rainfall are at their highest. Many travellers book cheap flights to Phuket during the rainy season to take advantage of budget accommodation and lower numbers of tourists.

When is the best time to book a flight to Phuket City?

The peak booking period runs from November to March, so the best time to book is either side of this to save on the price of flight tickets to Phuket. Consider travelling to Phuket between March and early May when the high season crowds taper off, when you’ll get discounts on accommodation and the high rainy season is yet to kick in.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Phuket City?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Phuket City. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Phuket City?

At the moment, flights in the evening are likely to offer the best value for money for your Phuket City trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Phuket?

Flights from Sydney to Phuket – 9 hrs 15 mins

Flights from Melbourne to Phuket – 8 hrs 55 mins

Flights from Adelaide to Phuket – 10 hrs 10 mins

Flights from Perth to Phuket – 6 hrs 30 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Phuket?

Flying to Phuket from Australian cities normally involves at least one stopover in a Malaysian port. Popular flight routes from Australia are via Bangkok, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur (if flying from Kuala Lumpur the right hand side of the plane is considered to have better views of the west coast of Phuket). Jetstar offers some direct cheap flights to Phuket from Melbourne and Sydney. Other airlines operating indirect flights to Phuket from destinations in Australia include: Thai Airways, Singapore Airlines, AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Korean Air, Qantas and Virgin Australia.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Phuket International Airport is situated in the north of Phuket Island, 32 kilometres from the centre of the city. The cheapest way to make the 40 minute journey from the airport to Phuket Town is to take the Airport Bus which leaves every hour from outside the arrivals building. Metered taxis are available directly to the right of the arrivals hall, expect to pay the standard airport fee of 100 baht on top of your metered fare.

What is good to know if travelling to Phuket City?

When it comes to reasons to visit Phuket, partying on the sand into the wee hours of the morning ranks pretty high on the list. Let loose on the best party beach in Phuket.

Just a quick speedboat ride from Phuket in the Andaman Sea, Phang Nga Bay features sheer limestone cliffs and beautiful clear green water and included in the must-see places in Thailand.

Khao Phra Thaeo Wildlife Conservation Development and Extension Centre is a haven of virgin forest and wildlife about 20km from Phuket Town. The area was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1969 and is home to barking deer, mouse deer, monkeys, gibbons, macaques, reptiles, lizards and several types of birds.

The Turtle Release Fair take place around Songkran (Thai New Year, April). During the fair, baby turtles are released into the sea at various beaches around the island.

Phuket’s most famous monument is a statue of Thao Sisunthon and Thao Thepkasattri, the two women who fought against the Burmese army in the 1700s. The Two Heroines Festivaltakes place in March and includes a mass ordination of monks, a flower laying ceremony, a sports event and a light-and-sound show.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Phuket City?

Travellers will need to book flights to Phuket (HKT) if they wish to fly to Phuket City. The Phuket City airport is 27.5 km from the city centre.