Phuket is famous for its Kata Noi Beach that has waves which are slightly larger than the Karon beach. The water is a lovely blue translucent and the white sand is impressive. This is a beach where you can meet several couples and enjoy the peace and quiet. It is 10 minutes walk from Karon Beach or about 20 min from Patong beach (by taxi or motorcycle).
Krabi’s Phra Nang Beach is located in Krabi, Railay Beach (which has four beaches: East Side, West Side, Phra Nang and Tonsai). Phra Nang Beach attracts extreme sports enthusiasts to practice rappelling and kayaking.
Here are the available modes of transport from Phuket to Krabi.
Phuket To Krabi By Bus
The distance between Phuket to Krabi is 173 km. The Phuket to Krabi is accessible by bus but you must first take a ferry ride via Krabi which hails from Phuket and bound to Ao Nang. From Ao Nang harbor you can take any bus that is bound to the city of Krabi. The travel time is four hours and the total ferry and bus ticket costs US$20. To get the details, check here: http://krabi.com/book/taxi/ferry_time_table.htm
If you take a taxi or drive from Phuket to Krabi; the travel time is two hours.
Phuket To Krabi By Train
There is no railway transport for this route.
Phuket To Krabi By Plane
There is no flight service that covers the flight route from Phuket to Karabi.