Krabi Car Rental
Visitors to the serene coastal province of Krabi can find the most affordable Krabi car rental options by looking to National Car Rental at Krabi Airport.
Why Hire a Car in Krabi Province
The coastal town of Krabi is both a provincial capital and a major hub for travel to some of the region’s most popular islands and beaches, including Ko Phi Phi, Ko Lanta, Ao Nang, Klong Muang and Laem Phra Nang (Railay). While less commercialized than neighboring Phuket, Krabi Province has its own attractions. Krabi receives approximately two million visitors a year, and its major tourist areas specifically cater to foreigners.
Location and Geography
Krabi borders the Andaman Sea and is located 814 kilometers south of Bangkok. It covers an area of 4,708 square kilometers. The physical geography is mostly mountainous but is dotted with highlands and plains. The province is also comprised of more than 130 large and small islands and dense mangrove forests. The Krabi River flows 5 kilometers through the town and into the Andaman Sea. Beautiful beaches run along the coast. .
Krabi’s natural attractions include white sandy beaches, crystal clear water, thriving coral reefs, caves and waterfalls, as well as several small uninhabited islands. The distinguishing feature of Krabi is the massive limestone karsts that can be found throughout the province.
What to do around Krabi
Most activities to be enjoyed in Krabi province take place outdoors. Visitors particularly travel from around the world to scuba dive in the waters of the Andaman Sea. There is much to explore and enjoy in this paradise. Some favorites include:
Tiger Cave Temple at Wat Tham Seua
Khao Phanom Bencha National Park
Koh Phi Phi lookout
Ko Klang peninsula
Tab Kak Hang Nak Hill Nature Trail
Krabi weekend night market
Koh Rok Island
Phra Nang Beach
You can also download our infographic ’10 things to do in Krabi’ here.
Car Rental Pickup At Krabi Airport
Krabi International Airport (KBV) is located on the main highway, Route 4, approximately 10 km from the city limits, 15 km from the city center, 40km from Ao Nang and 23km from Had Yao.Thai Airways and Nok Air operate daily direct flights from Bangkok, Air Asia from Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur, and Tiger Airways flies direct to and from Singapore and Darwin. Bangkok Airway offers a shuttle flight to Ko Samui almost every day of the week. The passenger terminal consists of arrival and departure lounges, VIP rooms, shops, restaurants, and information office. Numerous transport options are available from the airport to anywhere in the province. It should be noted, however, that unauthorized taxis and public transportation are not allowed within the airport grounds. This limits arriving passengers to renting cars, pre-arranging a pickup, or using an authorized airport transport service.
Krabi Car Rental from National Car Rental at Krabi Airport
National Thailand Krabi Car Rental operates out of the Krabi airport facility on the first floor of the arrival hall. Our agency offers competitive rates and a variety of vehicles to choose from. Guests to Krabi can reserve their car ahead of time or visit our counter upon arrival. Take advantage of our stellar customer service and high quality cars. National Car Rental Thailand also offers special promotions throughout the year.