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There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Ko Lipe by plane or ferry

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 Langkawi, ferry  •  15h 55m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Langkawi (LGK) IST - LGK
  2. Take the ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe

Cheapest option

Fly to Phuket, Speedboat  •  18h 26m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Phuket (HKT) IST - HKT
  2. Take the Speedboat from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe

4 alternative options

Fly to Hat Yai, ferry  •  21h 16m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hat Yai (HDY) IST - HDY
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yai Airport to Koh Lipe Pattaya Beach

Fly to Trang, ferry  •  21h 38m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Trang (TST) IST - TST
  2. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe

Fly to Alor Setar, ferry  •  19h 37m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Alor Setar (AOR) IST - AOR
  2. Take the ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
  3. Take the ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe

Fly to Krabi, Longtail Boat, ferry  •  22h 23m

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Krabi (KBV) IST - KBV
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach
  3. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Jum Beach
  4. Take the ferry from Koh Jum Beach to Koh Lipe
Turkey → Thailand
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International entry into Thailand from Turkey

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
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Allowed for: Citizens, permanent residents and visa holders

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Conditions of entry into Thailand from Turkey

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
  • Foreign nationals must complete Thailand Pass registration prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Thailand

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Considerations leaving from Turkey

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Thailand from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ko Lipe is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ko Lipe is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ko Lipe is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

No, returning to Turkey from Thailand is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 4 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Ko Lipe is to fly and ferry which costs 8.000 ₺ - 15.000 ₺ and takes 21h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Ko Lipe is to fly and ferry which costs 10.000 ₺ - 32.000 ₺ and takes 15h 55m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Ko Lipe is 7890 km.

It takes approximately 15h 55m to get from Istanbul to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Airport to Langkawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 45m and has one stopover.

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Ko Lipe is 4h ahead of Istanbul. It is currently 6:32 AM in Istanbul and 10:32 AM in Ko Lipe.

Turkish Airlines, Oman Air, Etihad and four other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Langkawi Airport.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 7890.2 km
  • Duration: 15h 55m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Istanbul to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the taxi to Istanbul airport, fly to Langkawi, take the taxi to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi, then take the ferry to Ko Lipe. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Istanbul airport, fly to Hat Yai, take the walk to Hat Yai Airport, then take the ferry to Ko Lipe.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Phuket, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Abu Dhabi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Manama, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿36000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Almaty, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Phuket, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Abu Dhabi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Manama, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿36000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Almaty, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿75000
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Doha, Phuket
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿75000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Riyadh, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿22000 - ฿80000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿180000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿20000 - ฿75000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Riyadh, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿18000 - ฿75000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Riyadh, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿50000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿25000 - ฿85000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿45000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Riyadh, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿44000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿19000 - ฿75000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Langkawi via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿29000 - ฿65000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Muscat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿23000 - ฿70000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿14000 - ฿60000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿55000
Flights from Istanbul to Alor Setar via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿55000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trang via Singapore Changi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿60000
Flights from Istanbul to Krabi via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿17000 - ฿65000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Istanbul to Phuket via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿16000 - ฿35000
Ferry operators
Telaga Terminal
Phone
+604 9592208
Email
office@telaga-terminal.com
Website
telaga-terminal.com
Ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1014
Schedules at
telaga-terminal.com
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿1100
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12go.asia
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
฿1200 - ฿1700
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿2900
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Jum Beach
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿1000
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Jum Beach to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
฿1800 - ฿2600
Book at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Phone
074 750 770
Email
jollytravel@hotmail.com
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Hat Yai Airport to Koh Lipe Pattaya Beach
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿850
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
฿2800 - ฿4000
Book at
12go.asia
Langkawi Ferry Line
Phone
04-966 3988
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Kedah to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿183
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com
Book at
cuticutilangkawi.com
Langkawi Ferry Services
Phone
604-966 9439
Email
info@langkawi-ferry.com
Website
langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Kuah Ferry Terminal Langkawi to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿935
Book at
12go.asia
Long-tail boat
Ferry from Ao Nang Pier to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
฿100

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