There are 10 ways to get from Bangkok to Ko Lipe by plane, bus and ferry, bus, ferry or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Don Muang to Trang, bus and ferry  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Trang (TST) DMK - TST
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trang Airport to Koh Lipe

$70 - $164

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Train, bus and ferry  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai 41 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe

$34 - $74

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Fly Don Muang to Krabi, bus and ferry  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Krabi (KBV) DMK - KBV
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Airport to Koh Lipe

$68 - $154

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Krabi, bus and ferry  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Krabi (KBV) BKK - KBV
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Airport to Koh Lipe

$75 - $191

Fly Don Muang to Hat Yai, Minivan, Speedboat  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Hat Yai (HDY) DMK - HDY
  2. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Airport to Pak Bara Pier
  3. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara Satun to Koh Lipe

$54 - $188

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai, Minivan, Speedboat  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Hat Yai (HDY) BKK - HDY
  2. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Airport to Pak Bara Pier
  3. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara Satun to Koh Lipe

$65 - $235

Fly Don Muang to Phuket, Speedboat  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phuket (HKT) DMK - HKT
  2. Take the Speedboat from Phuket to Koh Lipe

$130 - $267

Bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
  2. Take the Speedboat from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Koh Lipe

$92 - $127

Bus and ferry  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Jolly Travel Khao San to Koh Lipe

$48

Train, ferry  •  20 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Kantang 167 Hua Lamphong - Kantang - Class II Sleeper Fan / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe Tigerline

$79 - $177

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jolly Travel Khao San and arriving at Koh Lipe. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h.

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The distance between Bangkok and Ko Lipe is 818 km.

The best way to get from Bangkok to Ko Lipe without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 19 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Bangkok to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by Jolly Travel, depart from Jolly Travel Khao San station.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Trang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Bangkok to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by Jolly Travel, arrive at Koh Lipe station.

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Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Trang Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Ko Lipe. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Don Muang Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 511.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Bangkok to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the bus to Bangkok Don Muang Airport, take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to Trang, take the walk to Trang Airport, then take the bus and ferry to Ko Lipe. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Bangkok Don Muang Airport, take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, then take the bus and ferry to Ko Lipe.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Trang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Don Muang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hua Lamphong to Kantang
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Trang Airport to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Krabi Airport to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai Airport to Pak Bara Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus and ferry from Jolly Travel Khao San to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Pak Bara Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
lipethailand.com
Book at
lipethailand.com
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Pak Bara to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
secure.widediscovery.com
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Pak Bara Satun to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Phuket to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com

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