There are 5 ways to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi by plane, ferry or bus and 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 Phuket, ferry  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Phuket (HKT) USM - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$119 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, Longtail Boat, ferry  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bangrak Pier Koh Samui to Krabi Seatran
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
  3. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$40

3 alternative options

Fly to Krabi, ferry  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Krabi (KBV) USM - KBV
  2. Take the ferry from Ao Nang to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$110 - $293

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier

$76 - $94

Bus and ferry  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$64

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi is to bus and ferry and Longtail Boat and ferry which costs ฿1310 and takes 8 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi is to fly and ferry which costs ฿3900 - ฿9000 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Koh Samui Airport (USM) and Ko Phi Phi is 245 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi. However, there are services departing from Koh Samui Airport and arriving at Phi Phi - Ton Sai via Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan and Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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The nearest airport to Ko Phi Phi is Krabi (KBV) Airport which is 44.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Phuket (HKT) (65.4 km), Langkawi (LGK) (188.6 km), Hat Yai (HDY) (199.8 km) and Koh Samui (USM) (245.1 km).

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Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi bus services, operated by Lomprayah, arrive at Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Phi Phi.
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  • Distance: 153.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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

There is no direct connection from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Phi Phi Don. However, you can fly to Phuket, take the walk to Phuket Airport, take the bus to Tesco Lotus Phuket, take the taxi to Rassada Pier Phuket, then take the ferry to Phi Phi Don. Alternatively, you can fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, take the bus to Ao Nang, then take the ferry to Phi Phi Don.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Koh Samui to Krabi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Bus operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Seatran Discovery
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Andaman Wave Master
Website
andamanwavemaster.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
andamanwavemaster.com
Book at
12go.asia
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
chaokohgroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ao Nang Princess
Website
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Ao Nang to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Ferry from Railay Beach to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
aonangtravel.co.th
Book at
aonangtravel.co.th
Bundhaya speedboat
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Krabi Khlong Jilad Pier to Phi Phi Islands Ton Sai Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5

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