By joint ferry and bus service it takes between 8 and 9 hours to travel from Koh Phi Phi to Koh Phangan depending upon which company you travel with.
Bus Timetable from Koh Phi Phi to Koh Phangan
- Click on the Koh Phi Phi – Koh Phangan link in the timetable below for more information and to buy tickets.
|Koh Phi Phi - Koh Phangan ฿ 1,200–1,650 7h – 16h
|Koh Phi Phi - Koh Phangan ฿ 1,440 9h 30m
Koh Phi Phi Ferry Pier
Joint ferry and bus services to Koh Phangan depart from Tonsai Pier in Koh Phi Phi.
Arrival in Koh Phangan
Services from Koh Phi Phi arrive in Koh Phangan at Thong Sala Ferry Pier.
Thong Sala in Koh Phangan
Thong Sala is the main town on Koh Phangan and where long distance ferry services arrive into and depart from. Thong Sala, particularly over the last 5 years, has developed into a busy town with an impressive range of amenities.
The town is no longer simply somewhere tourists pass through on their way to the island’s beautiful beaches or the famous Full Moon Party it is now somewhere people choose to stay and there are hotels and hostels in the town and nearby on the Ban Tai Road. Thong Sala has become more lively because of the night market, bars such as SoHo and the Masons Arms, and a wide range of restaurants and cafes. If you are looking for the best food on the island then Thong Sala is the best place to come and eat.
Thong Sala also has the widest range of shops. There is one large supermarket in the town itself and two further large supermarkets on the Ban Tai Road which leads into the town. For anyone self-catering on Koh Phangan then Thong Sala is the place to come to buy their provisions. There are also chemists, opticians, computer and camera shops, places to buy clothes and shoes, and a book shop. In the centre of Thong Sala you can also find branches of most of Thailand’s major banks and several private doctors surgeries.