Driving in a foreign country is something most people have never experienced and when coming to Phuket can be surprised at the differences to back home – driving on the left being one of them. It is however a great way to get around as there is limited public transport and taxis can be expensive.
There are a number of car rental companies on the island and motoring in Phuket is made easier by several companies who offer a driver service
Many of the leading brands are available for hire especially family saloons.
People coming to live on the island have a wide selection of vehicles to choose from when making a purchase with even luxury brands such as Porsche and Ferrari having a sales and service presence on the island.
Insurance is also an important part of motoring in Phuket and it is recommended that you choose the highest level available.