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There are 4 ways to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi by ferry, bus and ferry or plane

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Speedboat, bus and ferry  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the Speedboat from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Railay East, Krabi
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Ko Samui

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Ko Samui

2 alternative options

Speedboat, Longtail Boat to Krabi, fly  •  5h 20m

  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 Koh Samui (USM) KBV - USM

Ferry to Phuket, fly  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Rassada Pier Phuket
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM
Ko Phi Phi → Lipa Noi
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1422

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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 Lipa Noi is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lipa Noi is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lipa Noi is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi is to bus and ferry, which costs ฿1600 - ฿1800 and takes 8h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi is to Speedboat and Longtail Boat and fly which costs ฿5000 - ฿7500 and takes 5h 20m.

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The distance between Ko Phi Phi and Lipa Noi is 233 km.

The best way to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi without a car is to Speedboat and bus and ferry which takes 5h 51m and costs ฿2300 - ฿2700.

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It takes approximately 5h 51m to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi, including transfers.

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

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There are 1101+ hotels available in Lipa Noi. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ko Phi Phi to Lipa Noi.
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  • Distance: 232.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 51m

What companies run services between Ko Phi Phi, Thailand and Lipa Noi, Thailand?

You can take a vehicle from Phi Phi Don to Lipa Noi via Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station, Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal, and Ko Samui in around 8h 14m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Krabi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3500 - ฿9000
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2600 - ฿8500
Bus operators
Lomprayah
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
฿450
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Koh Yao Sun Smile
Website
kohyaojourney.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Railay East, Krabi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿1000
Schedules at
kohyaobookingferry.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿150
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
฿430 - ฿750
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club
Phone
+66(0)81-959-209
Email
spcpakbara@gmail.com
Website
spcthailand.com
Ferry from Phi Phi - Ton Sai to Rassada Pier Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿1100
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿600
Schedules at
chaokohferry.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
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿800
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Standard
฿700 - ฿800
First
฿1000
Premium
฿1300
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
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿700
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
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 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿550 - ฿800
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
12go.asia

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