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There are 6 ways to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe by taxi, train, ferry, bus, bus and ferry or plane

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

Recommended option

Taxi, train, ferry  •  9h 53m

  1. Take a taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Kantang
  3. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe

฿2493 - ฿3952

Cheapest option

Bus, train, bus and ferry  •  13h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Suratthani
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe

฿1185 - ฿2130

4 alternative options

Bus, minivan, ferry  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Suratthani
  2. Take the minivan from Surat Thani to Krabi
  3. Take the ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Koh Jum Beach
  4. Take the ferry from Koh Jum Beach to Koh Lipe

฿3185 - ฿4140

Bus, minivan, bus and ferry  •  13h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Suratthani
  2. Take the minivan from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe

฿1195 - ฿1210

Bus to Surat Thani, fly to Trang, ferry  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Trang (TST) URT - TST
  3. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe

฿4538 - ฿7554

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Phuket (HKT) USM - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe

฿5930 - ฿11720

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe is to bus and minivan and bus and ferry which costs ฿1190 - ฿1210 and takes 13h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe is to taxi and train and ferry which costs ฿2400 - ฿4000 and takes 9h 53m.

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The distance between Don Sak and Ko Lipe is 317 km.

The best way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe without a car is to taxi and train and ferry which takes 9h 53m and costs ฿2400 - ฿4000.

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It takes approximately 9h 53m to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Surat Thani Airport to Trang Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Surat Thani Airport to Trang Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Ko Lipe. Prices start at ฿600 per night.

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Map of how to get from Don Sak to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 9h 53m

What companies run services between Don Sak, Thailand and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Don Sak to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the taxi to Surat Thani Train Station, take the train to Kantang, take the taxi to Hat Yao Pier, then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Don Sak to Ko Lipe via Don Sak Pier, Surat Thani, Krabi, Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier, and Koh Jum Beach in around 11h.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3000 - ฿12000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2400 - ฿6500
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿4500
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1900 - ฿5500
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Kantang
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿300 - ฿1100
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
2nd Class (Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
1st Class (Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿320 - ฿1200
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
฿110 - ฿210
2nd Class (Seat)
฿320 - ฿440
2nd Class (Berth)
฿600 - ฿850
1st Class (Berth)
฿900 - ฿1200
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿110
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Surat Thani to Krabi
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿250
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿250
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Phone
081-542-4495
Email
sukhothaitourhatyai@gmail.com
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿650
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿700
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
minivan
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿250
Smart En Plus
Phone
0614655695
Email
chanyaon39@gmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿750
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿1900
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Koh Jum Beach
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿1200
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Jum Beach to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1800 - ฿2300
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿2400 - ฿3000
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿380 - ฿440
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿220 - ฿310
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club
Phone
+66(0)81-959-209
Email
spcpakbara@gmail.com
Website
spcthailand.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿2700 - ฿3800
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
฿500 - ฿650
Surat Thani Taxi
Phone
+66 77 489288
Koh Samui Taxi
Website
kohsamuitaxi.com

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