There are 9 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Phi Phi Don by train, ferry, bus, car, bus and ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train, ferry, Speedboat  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
  2. Take the ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands

$94 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kangar
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Phi Phi - Ton Sai

$41 - $47

7 alternative options

Train, bus, drive, Speedboat  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
  3. Drive from Kuala Perlis to Pak Bara Pier
  4. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara Pier to Koh Bulone
  5. Take the Speedboat from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands

$98 - $140

Train, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  18 h 18 min

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

$97 - $186

Bus, bus and ferry, Speedboat  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands

$94 - $156

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Phuket, ferry  •  7 h 27 min

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

$66 - $248

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Krabi, ferry  •  8 h 35 min

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

$57 - $196

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Langkawi, ferry, Speedboat  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Langkawi (LGK) KUL - LGK
  3. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Bulone
  4. Take the Speedboat from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands

$128 - $297

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi, ferry, Speedboat  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Langkawi (LGK) SZB - LGK
  2. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Bulone
  3. Take the Speedboat from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands

$128 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Phi Phi Don is to bus and bus and ferry which costs RM 160 - RM 200 and takes 17 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Phi Phi Don is to train and fly and ferry which costs RM 270 - RM 1100 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Ko Phi Phi Don is 605 km.

It takes approximately 14 h 35 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Phi Phi Don, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Phi Phi Don.
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  • Distance: 378.1 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 35 min

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

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Phi Phi Don. However, you can take the train to Arau, take the drive to Pakbara Pier, Satun, take the ferry to Koh Lipe, then take the Speedboat to Phi Phi Islands. Alternatively, you can take the train to Butterworth, take the walk to Butterworth Bus Terminal, take the bus to Kuala Perlis, take the drive to Pak Bara Pier, take the Speedboat to Koh Bulone, take the walk to Koh Bulon, then take the Speedboat to Phi Phi Islands.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$12 - $200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $260
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Arau
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $19
Platinum
$22 - $26
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kangar
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kangar
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
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
$15
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai
Website
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai station to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
sukhothaitourhatyai.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Rassada Pier Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Koh Bulone
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Website
adangseatour.com
Ferry from Pakbara Pier, Satun to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
adangseatour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Andaman Ferry Service
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Lipe to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Koh Bulon to Phi Phi Islands
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Koh Bulone
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lipethailand.com
Book at
lipethailand.com
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
Chaokoh Ferry
Website
chaokohgroup.com
Ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi - Ton Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
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
$21
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
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

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