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There are 2 ways to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta by bus or ferry

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Recommended option

Minivan, ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the minivan from Surat Thani to Krabi
  2. Take the ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Lanta Pier

$29 - $40

1 alternative option

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Ko Lanta

$30 - $34

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta is to bus which costs ฿950 - ฿1200 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta is to minivan and ferry which costs ฿900 - ฿1300 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Surat Thani and Ko Lanta is 169 km.

The best way to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 48 min and costs ฿950 - ฿1200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta, including transfers.

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There are 443+ hotels available in Ko Lanta. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta.
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  • Distance: 105.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Surat Thani, Thailand and Ko Lanta, Thailand?

Phantip Travel operates a bus from Surat Thani to Ko Lanta 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surat Thani to Krabi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
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Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Ko Lanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Andaman Ferry Service
Phone
(+66)81-599-1936
Email
andamanferry@gmail.com
Website
andamanferryservice.com
Ferry from Khlong Jilad Pier Krabi to Ko Lanta Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
andamanferryservice.com

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