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There are 3 ways to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe by taxi, ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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Recommended option

Taxi, Speedboat  •  3h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from Padang Besar to Pak Bara
  2. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara to Koh Lipe Sirilanta

฿1556 - ฿2707

Cheapest option

Minivan, bus and ferry  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the minivan from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe

฿800

1 alternative option

Private Transfer, Speedboat  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the Private Transfer from Padang Besar to Pak Bara Pier
  2. Take the Speedboat from Pak Bara to Koh Lipe Sirilanta

฿3150 - ฿4100

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe is to minivan and bus and ferry which costs ฿800 and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe is to taxi and Speedboat which costs ฿1500 - ฿2800 and takes 3h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe. However, there are services departing from Padang Besar and arriving at Ko Lipe via Hat Yai Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Padang Besar and Ko Lipe is 114 km.

The best way to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe without a car is to taxi and Speedboat which takes 3h 3m and costs ฿1500 - ฿2800.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe, including transfers.

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Padang Besar to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by , depart from Padang Besar station.

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Padang Besar to Ko Lipe bus services, operated by Smart En Plus, arrive at Ko Lipe station.

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Map of how to get from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe.
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  • Distance: 114.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Padang Besar, Thailand and Ko Lipe, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe. However, you can take the taxi to Pak Bara then take the Speedboat to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Padang Besar to Ko Lipe via Pak Bara Pier and Pak Bara in around 5h 21m.

Bus operators
Dee Travels Hatyai
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Padang Besar to Pak Bara Pier
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿2700
Schedules at
12go.asia
minivan
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿50
Smart En Plus
Phone
0614655695
Email
chanyaon39@gmail.com
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Hat Yai Bus Station to Ko Lipe
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿750
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Bundhaya Speed Boat
Phone
081-6782826
Email
info@bundhayaspeedboat.com
Website
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Ferry from Pak Bara to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿650 - ฿1000
Schedules at
bundhayaspeedboat.com
Book at
12go.asia
Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club
Phone
+66(0)81-959-209
Email
spcpakbara@gmail.com
Website
spcthailand.com
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿650 - ฿1400
Schedules at
spcthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ploy Siam Speed Boat
Phone
+66 64 457 8101
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
฿450
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Pak Bara Pier to Koh Lipe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿1300
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Padang Besar to Pak Bara
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
฿1100 - ฿1400

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