There are 9 ways to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao by ferry, bus and ferry, train, plane or bus

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

Speedboat, ferry, bus and ferry  •  14 h 1 min

$122 - $172

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  15 h 32 min

$103 - $152

7 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Tigerline

$108 - $111

Speedboat, bus and ferry Songserm  •  16 h 35 min

$114 - $161

Speedboat, bus and ferry Seatran Discovery  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Tiger Line

$107 - $154

Bus and ferry to Krabi, fly to Koh Samui, busferry  •  9 h 55 min

  1. KBV - USM

$184 - $377

Speedboat, Minivan to Hat Yai, fly to Koh Samui, busferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. HDY - USM

$183 - $378

Ferry to Langkawi, fly to Koh Samui, busferry  •  12 h 27 min

  1. LGK - USM

$281 - $786

Ferry to Trang, fly to Chumphon, ferry  •  13 h 49 min

  1. TST - CJM

$215 - $309

What companies run services between Ko Lipe, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao. However, you can take the Speedboat to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta, take the walk to Ko Lanta Pier, take the ferry to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi, take the taxi to Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal, take the bus and ferry to Koh Samui - Nathon, take the walk to Koh Samui, take the ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao via Hat Yao Pier, Kantang, Chumphon, Chumphon, and Ko Tao in around 15 h 32 min.

Airlines
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 Langkawi to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Langkawi to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Trang to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Kantang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Krabi Town
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Krabi Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
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 Ko Lanta Pier to Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yao Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Pak Bara Satun
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
12go.asia
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
$20 - $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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ko Lipe and Koh Tao is 405 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao is to bus and ferry which costs ฿3450 - ฿3550 and takes 15 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao is to bus and ferry and fly and busferry which takes 9 h 55 min and costs ฿5500 - ฿13000.

It takes approximately 14 h 1 min to get from Ko Lipe to Koh Tao, including transfers.