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There are 7 ways to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur by ferry, bus and ferry, train, bus 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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Ferry, bus and ferry, train  •  17h 11m

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yai station
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

RM 371 - RM 739

Cheapest option

Ferry to Phuket, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  8h

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HKT - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 262 - RM 572

5 alternative options

Ferry, bus and ferry, bus, train  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Seremban Bus Terminal
  4. Take the train from Seremban to Bank Negara

RM 413 - RM 604

Bus and ferry, bus, Mini Van, minivan  •  25h 57m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Krabi Bus Station to Khao Sok
  3. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok to Hat Yai
  4. Take the minivan from Hat Yai to Danok
  5. Take the bus from Danok Songkla to Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta

RM 308 - RM 311

Ferry, ferry to Langkawi, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  8h

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lanta
  2. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi
  3. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) LGK - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 451 - RM 807

Ferry, ferry to Langkawi, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lanta
  2. Take the ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi
  3. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) LGK - SZB

RM 444 - RM 838

Speedboat, Longtail Boat to Krabi, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the Speedboat from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Railay East, Krabi
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
  3. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) KBV - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 321 - RM 1041

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur is to bus and ferry and bus and Mini Van and minivan which costs ฿2260 - ฿2290 and takes 25h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur is to Speedboat and Longtail Boat and fly and train which costs ฿2300 - ฿8000 and takes 7h 31m.

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The distance between Ko Phi Phi and Kuala Lumpur is 606 km.

The best way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to ferry and bus and ferry and train which takes 17h 11m and costs ฿2700 - ฿5500.

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It takes approximately 17h 11m to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h ahead of Ko Phi Phi. It is currently 12:08 AM in Ko Phi Phi and 1:08 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Malindo Airways, Bangkok Airways, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Phuket Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4057+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 605.7 km
  • Duration: 17h 11m

What companies run services between Ko Phi Phi, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Ko Phi Phi to Kuala Lumpur. However, you can take the ferry to Koh Lipe, take the walk to Koh Lipe, take the bus and ferry to Hat Yai station, take the walk to Hat Yai, take the train to Padang Besar, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Phi Phi Don to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Lipe, Koh Lipe, Hat Yai, Hat Yai, Seremban Bus Terminal, and Seremban in around 21h 18m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 420
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 550
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 550
Flights from Krabi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 1400
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 330 - RM 8500
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 1300
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 2000
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 2000
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 330 - RM 8500
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 2000
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 2000
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 390
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 310
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 750
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 1300
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 240 - RM 700
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 330 - RM 8500
Flights from Phuket to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 650 - RM 1300
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 6 - RM 130
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
RM 6 - RM 22
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 75 - RM 100
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
RM 30 - RM 45
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
RM 95 - RM 130
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 85
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 49 - RM 53
Gold
RM 70 - RM 85
Platinum
RM 95 - RM 120
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Seremban to Bank Negara
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 8 - RM 10
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Phone
081-542-4495
Email
sukhothaitourhatyai@gmail.com
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yai station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 89
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yai station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 96
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Lipe to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 96
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Seremban Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 74
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 62
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 48
Schedules at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Khao Sok to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 112
minivan
Bus from Hat Yai to Danok
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 8
Alisan Golden Coach Express
Phone
603-62637668
Website
alisangoldencoach.com.my
Bus from Danok Songkla to Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 65
Schedules at
alisangoldencoach.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 320
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Rassada Pier Phuket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 150
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 95 - RM 140
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Telaga Harbor Marina Langkawi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 320
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club
Phone
+66(0)81-959-209
Email
spcpakbara@gmail.com
Website
spcthailand.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 300 - RM 430
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Rassada Pier Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 160
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Saladan Pier Ko Lanta
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 85 - RM 130
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Wave Master
Phone
+ 66 76 354 758-760
Email
rsvn.andamanboat@gmail.com
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 95 - RM 110
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Standard
RM 95 - RM 110
First
RM 137
Premium
RM 177
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands to Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 62
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Rassada Pier Phuket
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 60 - RM 110
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ao Nang Princess
Phone
075-637-152
Email
s..sl@AonangTravelcom.co.th
Website
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 96
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Phone
064-1624955
Email
theindy1234@gmail.com
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Phuket
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 62
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 82
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bundhaya Speed Boat
Phone
081-6782826
Email
info@bundhayaspeedboat.com
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Phuket Rassada Pier
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 80 - RM 110
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier to Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 60 - RM 90
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
12go.asia
Koh Yao Sun Smile
Website
kohyaojourney.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Railay East, Krabi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 137
Schedules at
kohyaojourney.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RM 21

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