There are 6 ways to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi by bus, ferry, 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.

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Bus, Minivan, Longtail Boat, ferry  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
  2. Take the Minivan from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
  4. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$28

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Bus and ferry Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai, Speedboat  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands

$78 - $138

Bus and ferry Smart En Plus, Speedboat  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
  2. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands

$82 - $142

Fly to Phuket, ferry  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Phuket (HKT) HDY - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$77 - $179

Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Krabi (KBV) HDY - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$89 - $166

Fly to Trang, ferry, Speedboat  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Trang (TST) HDY - TST
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Ko Mook
  3. Take the Speedboat from Ko Mook to Phi Phi Islands

$153 - $251

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi is to bus and Minivan and Longtail Boat and ferry which costs ฿896 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi is to fly and ferry which costs ฿2500 - ฿6000 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Hat Yai and Ko Phi Phi is 205 km.

The best way to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi without a car is to bus and Minivan and Longtail Boat and ferry which takes 9 h 15 min and costs ฿896.

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hat Yai Airport to Phuket Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Hat Yai Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 154+ hotels available in Ko Phi Phi. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hat Yai to Hat Yai Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs ฿190 - ฿230.

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Map of how to get from Hat Yai to Ko Phi Phi.
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  • Distance: 127.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Ko Phi Phi, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Hat Yai to Phi Phi Don. However, you can take the bus to Trang Sri Trang, take the walk to Trang, take the Minivan to Krabi Bus, take the walk to Krabi Town Pier, take the Longtail Boat to Railay East, take the walk to Railay Beach, then take the ferry to Phi Phi - Ton Sai. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hat Yai to Phi Phi Don via Koh Lipe in around 10 h.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Hat Yai to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Flights from Hat Yai to Trang via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Udon Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Hat Yai to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Bus operators
Sri Trang Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Minivan
Bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
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
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Ao Nang Princess
Website
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Railay Beach to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Ao Nang to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Ko Mook to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Ko Mook
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com

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