How to get from KOH LANTA to KOH PHI PHI?

How to get from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi
How to get from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi? It is only one direct way – take a boat or ferry.

Boat / Ferry to Koh Phi Phi
Van + Ferry to Koh Phi Phi
Book Tickets to Koh Phi Phi

Koh Phi Phi islands in Thailand – a tourist pearl of Andaman sea.

    • You will find lots of beautiful remote islands but also tourist island in the Andaman sea. One of the most visited island are Koh Phi Phi islands – this is a top tourist attraction and very nice site of southern Thailand. Thousands of tourists, boat trips, snorkeling, exploring the area and fun for tourists. You can accommodate in luxury villas, hotel resorts or huts at the sea on Koh Phi Phi. Tourist areas of Thailand are prepared for visiting of foreign tourists. The only way how to get to Koh Phi is to travel by boat/speedboat or ferry/highspeed ferry.

From Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi you have to travel by ferry/boat.

    • Travel distance from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi is only about 35 km on the boat/ferry and the boat trip takes about 1 hour. There are some local boats, speedboats or ferries on Koh Phi Phi and now it is not a problem to book and buy your boat/ferry ticket from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi online. Boat tickets to Koh Phi Phi from Koh Lanta cost about $15-25/pp. This is the most popular option of getting to Phi Phi Phi. An alternative option is to travel by van/bus to Krabi (about 3 hours) and take a ferry from Krabi to Koh Phi Phi. Krabi is one of the most popular sites in southern Thailand. If you want to avoid scammers in Thailand it is recommended to book and buy ferry/boat tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi online. From Koh Phi Phi you can also travel by ferry/speedboat to Krabi or Phuket.

How do I get from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?


1. FERRY / BOAT from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi

    • there are some ferries, boats, speedboats from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi
    • one-way boat/ferry ticket to Koh Phi Phi costs about $15-25/pp (depends on the type of boat)
    • travel by ferry/boat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi takes about 30 minutes, 1 hour or 2.5 hours
    • ferries and boats: Chaokoh Travel Center, Satun Pakbara Speed Boat Club, Tigerline Travel, Bundhaya Speed Boat
    • pier in Koh Lanta: Ban Sala Dan Pier
    • pier on Koh Phi Phi: Ton Sai Pier
    • do check-in at least 30 min before departure, last minute check in may not work out
    • print your voucher/e-ticket to Koh Phi Phi and board the ferry
    • Book and buy ferry/boat tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi online online

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Boat of Satun Pakbara Speed Boat Club from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi(photo: 12go.asia).
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Boat of Chaokoh Travel Center from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi (photo: 12go.asia)
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Boat of Bundhaya Speed Boat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi (photo: 12go.asia)


2. VAN + FERRY from Koh Lanta to Phi Phi (via Krabi)

    • it is an alternative way of transfer how to get to Koh Phi Phi to Koh Lanta
    • you can travel by van/bus to Krabi + ferry/boat to Koh Phi Phi
    • it does make a sense only if you want to visit Krabi
    • bus tickets from Koh Lanta to Krabi costs about $10-16
    • travel by van/bus from Koh Lanta to Krabi takes about 3 hours
    • there are various ferries, boats from Krabi to Koh Phi Phi
    • read this: How to get by ferry from Krabi to Phi Phi?
    • Book bus+ferry tickets to Koh Phi Phi (via Krabi) online

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Karst sceneries on the Koh Phi Phi islands.

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Tourist boats on the Koh Phi Phi islands.
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View from the Koh Phi Phi island.
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Snorkeling on the Koh Phi Phi islands.
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You will find there lots of hidden bays on Koh Phi Phi, but sometimes they are overcrowded…


icon-info-circle FAQ + TIPS – Travel from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi:

How you can book ferry/boat tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?

    • You can book ferry/boat tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi on 12go.asia or Baolau.
    • You can also book another ferry tickets, e.g. Koh Phi Phi > Phuket, Koh Phi Phi > Krabi…

How long does it take from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?

    • Travel by ferry or boat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi takes about 30 minutes, 1 hour or 2.5 hours. It depends what type of boat you will book.
    • Travel by van+ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi (via Krabi) takes about 6 hours.

What is the travel distance from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?

    • Travel distance from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi by boat is about 35 km.

How much does it cost to get by boat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?

    • Travel by ferry or boat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi costs about $15-25/pp.
    • Travel by van+ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi (via Krabi) costs about $30+/pp.

Is there also another way how to get to Koh Phi Phi?

    • Yes, you can travel by bus/minivan to Krabi (about 85 km, 2-3 hours by bus) and from Krabi you can travel by boat/ferry/speedboat to Koh Phi Phi. This way of travel does make a sense only if you want to visit Krabi – a popular tourist place in southern Vietnam or you want to continue to travel to the north of Thailand.

Is it possible to travel by boat/ferry from Koh Phi Phi to Krabi?

    • Yes, sure, you can travel from Koh Phi Phi to Krabi by ferry or boat. There are various ferries and tourist boats, speedboats every day between Koh Phi Phi and Krabi. You can book tickets to Krabi on 12go.asia.

What is the fastest way of transfer from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi?

    • The most fastest way how to reach Koh Phi Phi from Koh Lanta is to travel by speedboat, there are some boats with about 30 minutes travel time.

Is there an airport on Koh Phi Phi?

    • No, there is no airport on Koh Phi Phi. The only way how to travel to and from Koh Phi Phi is to use a boat or ferry.

Ferry Schedule / Timetable – Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi + Tickets:

FULL UPDATED FERRY SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Ferry Schedule - Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi

Departs in Koh Lanta

Arrival in Koh Phi Phi

Ferry Ticket

Satun Pakbara Speed Boat Club

07:00

09:50

From $22.00

Satun Pakbara Speed Boat Club

11:00

13:50

From $21.00

Chaokoh Travel Center

08:00

09:00

From $15.00

Chaokoh Travel Center

13:00

14:00

From $15.00

Tigerline Travel

12:30

13:00

From $25.00

Tigerline Travel

15:30

16:30

From $25.00

Andaman Wave Master

08:00

09:30

From $20.00

Andaman Wave Master

13:00

14:30

From $20.00

Bundhaya Speed Boat

13:00

13:30

From $20.00

BOOK TICKET TO KOH PHI PHI

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Panmanee Hotel in Koh Phi Phi (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hotels and resorts in Koh Phi Phi.
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Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort in Koh Phi Phi (photo: Agoda). 15 best luxury hotels and resorts in Koh Phi Phi.


icon-arrow-circle-right Book your ferry/boat tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi + Schedule:

(You can book another tickets in Thailand, e.g. Koh Lanta to Krabi, Krabi to Surat Thani…)

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