Bus times from Koh Lipe to Koh Samui

By joint speed boat, bus, and ferry service it takes 10 hours 30 minutes to travel from Koh Lipe to Koh Samui.

Bus Timetable to Koh Samui


Koh Lipe - Koh Samui ฿ 2,540 12h
  •   High Speed Ferry 09:30

Departure from Koh Lipe


Joint speed boat, bus and ferry services from Koh Lipe to Koh Samui depart from Pattaya Beach.

Google Map of Pattaya Beach in Koh Lipe

Arrival in Koh Samui


Joint speed boat, bus and ferry services from Koh Lipe to Koh Samui terminate at Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier.

Google Map of Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier

About travel to Koh Samui


The arrival point for direct services from Koh Lipe to Koh Samui, Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier, is on the west side of Koh Samui 8.4 km to the south of the main town of Nathon and 27.7 km to the east of the popular tourist destination of Chaweng. Koh Samui does have its own cheaper public transport system in the form of shared taxis, however, shared taxis ply the main ring road and do not pick up from Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier. From Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier its a 3.3 km walk to the island’s main ring road which is a bit far to comfortably walk. Taxi services are available from Lipa Noi Raja Ferry Pier, however, on the whole taxi services on Koh Samui are very expensive and need to be negotiated in advance.

Fishing boats in Koh Samui
Fishing boats in Koh Samui

A better option for onward travel in Koh Samui from Lipa Noi Raja Pier is to use the RP Van service. This service can be booked on the ferry during the crossing to Koh Samui. The RP Van service works on a fixed fare basis of 150 THB per person to any destination in Koh Samui. The minivans are shared travelling to different parts of the island so they are not a s quick as taking a taxi as other passengers will be dropped off on route, however, for one or two people travelling together they are a lot cheaper than paying for a private taxi.

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