There are 7 ways to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by bus and ferry, bus, 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 and ferry, Mini Van, ferry  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
  2. Take the Mini Van from Trang to Suratthani
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$86 - $95

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Bus and ferry  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Krabi Town
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$59

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Speedboat, ferry, Longtail Boat, bus and ferry  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Lanta to Railay Beach
  3. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$113 - $154

Bus and ferry to Krabi, fly  •  7 h 20 min

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

$128 - $318

Speedboat, Minivan to Hat Yai, fly  •  9 h

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

$155 - $350

Speedboat to Phuket, fly  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phuket
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM

$194 - $350

Speedboat to Langkawi, fly  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
  2. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Koh Samui (USM) LGK - USM

$251 - $826

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Koh Lipe and arriving at Bangrak Pier Koh Samui via Krabi Seatran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 26 min.

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The distance between Ko Lipe and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 350 km.

The best way to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to bus and ferry and Mini Van and ferry which takes 10 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Tigerline Ferry, depart from Koh Lipe station.

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The quickest flight from Krabi Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Seatran Discovery, arrive at Bangrak Pier Koh Samui station.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Krabi Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1942+ hotels available in Koh Samui Airport (USM). Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 219.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 10 min

What companies run services between Ko Lipe, Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the bus and ferry to Trang station, take the walk to Trang, take the Mini Van to Suratthani, take the walk to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, take the ferry to Koh Samui Nathon Pier, then take the taxi to Koh Samui Airport (USM). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Lipe to Koh Samui Airport (USM) via Krabi and Krabi Seatran in around 11 h 26 min.

Airlines
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Krabi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Bus operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Trang station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Krabi Town
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Krabi Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Seatran Discovery
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phuket
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lanta to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Pak Bara Satun
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Ko Lipe to Pak Bara Pier
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 Koh Lipe to Pak Bara
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
secure.widediscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Smart En Plus
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Ko Lipe to Pak Bara Satun
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia

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