There are 8 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don by plane, ferry, bus, bus and ferry, night bus 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 to Phuket, ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Phuket (HKT) SGN - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$100 - $540

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Bus, night bus, bus and ferry  •  39 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$71

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Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Krabi (KBV) SGN - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$86 - $270

Fly to Trang, ferry, Speedboat  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Trang (TST) SGN - TST
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Ko Mook
  3. Take the Speedboat from Ko Mook to Phi Phi Islands

$167 - $307

Bus, bus and ferry via Monivong/Sihanouk  •  35 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier

$71 - $84

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier

$84 - $85

Bus, bus and ferry #2  •  38 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh KSO Transport to Bangkok
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$79

Bus, train, ferry, Speedboat  •  45 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express to Siem Reap Mekong Express
  2. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Poipet
  3. Take the train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
  4. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Kantang
  5. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Ko Mook
  6. Take the Speedboat from Ko Mook to Phi Phi Islands

$137 - $231

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office and arriving at Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier via Monivong/Sihanouk, Phnom Penh, Mochit 2 Bus Depot and Bangkok Khao San Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 45 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Ko Phi Phi Don is 930 km.

The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 35 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, depart from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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The quickest flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Phuket Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don bus services, operated by Thai Sriram Tour, arrive at Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier station.

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Vietjet Air, Thai Airways International, Nok Air and two other airlines offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Phuket Airport.

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There are 157+ hotels available in Ko Phi Phi Don. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Phi Phi Don.
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  • Distance: 581.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ho Chi Minh City to Phi Phi Don. However, you can fly to Phuket, take the walk to Phuket Airport, take the bus to Tesco Lotus Phuket, take the taxi to Rassada Pier Phuket, then take the ferry to Phi Phi Don. Alternatively, you can fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, take the bus to Ao Nang, then take the ferry to Phi Phi Don.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Krabi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
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
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Nattakan Transport
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
K.S.O Transport Co. Ltd
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh KSO Transport to Bangkok
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Paradive Travel
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express to Siem Reap Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
Capitol Tour Cambodia
Website
capitoltourscambodia.com
Bus from Siem Reap to Poipet
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
capitoltourscambodia.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Ferry operators
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
Ao Nang Princess
Website
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
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
Phi Phi Cruiser
Phone
+66896465222
Email
contact@phiphi-cruisers.com
Website
phiphi-cruisers.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
phiphi-cruisers.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
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

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