By joint bus and ferry service it takes 6 hours to travel 184 km from Surat Thani to Koh Phi Phi. This includes time changing between a bus service and a ferry service.
Bus Timetable to Koh Phi Phi
- Click on the ‘Surat Thani – Koh Phi Phi’ link below for more information and to buy tickets.
Where to get the Bus in Surat Thani
Bus services to Koh Phi Phi depart from the Phantip Travel Office at Soi Talad Mai 8, Tambon Talat, Amphoe Mueang Surat Thani, Chang Wat Surat Thani 84000, Thailand and from Surat Thani train station.
Arrival in Koh Phi Phi
Joint bus and ferry services from Surat Thani terminate at Ao Tonsai Pier on Koh Phi Phi Le.
Travel to Koh Phi Phi
To travel to Koh Phi Phi from Surat Thani town centre, train station or airport you can take a bus to Krabi province and then a ferry over to Koh Phi Phi. The best low cost provider of travel services from Surat Thani to Koh Phi Phi is the Phantip Travel company which charges 550 THB from Surat Thani town centre to Koh Phi Phi and 650 THB to travel from Surat Thani railway station. The ticket price includes both the bus to the ferry pier and the ferry ticket.
If you are planning to travel from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan there is no real cost saving into travelling to Surat thani and then buying another ticket. It takes you longer and saves only around 20 THB in comparison to booking a joint ticket all the way from Koh Samui or Koh Phangan to Koh Phi Phi. The Songserm and Phantip Travel companies provide the cheapest direct services from Koh Phangan and Koh Samui to Koh Phi Phi. For quicker and more comfortable travel you choose to travel with the Lomprayah High Speed ferry company which costs a bit more.