There are 4 ways to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Mini Van, ferry  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Pak Bara to Ko Tarutao Baramee

$41 - $46

Cheapest option

Minivan, Mini Van, ferry  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Krabi Bus Station to Trang
  2. Take the Mini Van from Trang Train Station to Pak Bara Pier
  3. Take the ferry from Pak Bara to Ko Tarutao

$27 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Lipe
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Lipe to Ko Tarutao

$53

Ferry, Speedboat  •  8 h

  1. Take the ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Lanta Pier
  2. Take the Speedboat from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Lipe to Ko Tarutao

$84 - $131

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao is to Minivan and Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿850 - ฿1000 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao is to Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿1300 - ฿1500 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Krabi to Ko Tarutao. However, there are services departing from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi and arriving at Ko Tarutao via Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta and Koh Lipe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Krabi and Ko Tarutao is 178 km.

The best way to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao without a car is to Mini Van and ferry which takes 5 h 17 min and costs ฿1300 - ฿1500.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao, including transfers.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ko Tarutao. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Krabi to Ko Tarutao.
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  • Distance: 111.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Krabi, Thailand and Ko Tarutao, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Krabi to Ko Tarutao. However, you can take the taxi to Aonang, take the Mini Van to Pak Bara Pier, take the walk to Pak Bara, then take the ferry to Ko Tarutao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Krabi to Ko Tarutao via Trang, Trang Train Station, Pak Bara Pier, and Pak Bara in around 7 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Aonang to Pak Bara Pier
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Trang Train Station to Pak Bara Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Minivan
Bus from Krabi Bus Station to Trang
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Ferry from Pak Bara to Ko Tarutao
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Ko Tarutao
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Ko Tarutao
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lipethailand.com
Book at
lipethailand.com
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Lanta Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com

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