Koh Tao to Koh Phangan

Ferry Times

There are currently two companies operating ferry services from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan:

  • Songserm Travel Company
  • Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company

Ferry Times from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan

There are currently 5 ferry services a day from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan available to book online.

Koh TaoKoh PhanganTicketCompany
07:0007:50฿ 700Lomprayah
09:3010:30฿ 600Lomprayah
09:3011:15฿ 500Songserm
15:3016:45฿ 600Lomprayah
17:0018:40฿ 449Lomprayah

All of the these services depart from a pier in Mae Haad in Koh Tao and arrive in Thong Sala on Koh Phangan. Out of these services, the Lomprayah Company is the more likely to be on time as they use better and faster ferries.

Buy Tickets from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan

Use the Search Box below to buy your tickets from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan.

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During the period around the time of the monthly Full Moon Party on Koh Phangan we recommend booking a tickets either online or at the ferry pier at least a week in advance of the day of travel during the Full Moon Party period.

Sundeck of the Lomprayah Ferry
Sundeck of the Lomprayah Ferry

Option 1: Lomprayah High Speed Ferry

The larger Lomprayah boats have the best sundecks of any of the boats travelling from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan. The 15:00 departure can get very busy because it picks up the return day trippers to Koh Nangyuan for the journey back to Koh Samui, where the boat stops after Koh Phangan. Booking is advisable. Staff on the Lomprayah ferry help passengers load and unload their baggage.

Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Times from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan
Koh TaoKoh PhanganJourneyTicket
07:0007:500 hr 50 m฿ 700
09:3010:301 hr 00 m฿ 600
15:3016:451 hr 15 m฿ 600
17:0018:401 hr 40 m฿ 449

Option 2: Songsem

Songserm operates a large wooden ferry on the route between Koh Tao and Koh Phangan. The ferry has two decks with seating and an outside area, as well as toilets and a small shop on board.

Songserm Ferry Times from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan
Koh TaoKoh PhanganJourneyCost
09:3011:151 hr 45 m฿ 500

Ferry Pier in Koh Tao

Mae Haad Pier is the main ferry pier on Koh Tao, and all major ferry services leave from here. Mae Haad Pier is near Sairee Beach where the island’s main town is also located. From other parts of the island you can travel to Mae Haad Pier by shared taxi or taxi boat.

Location of Mae Haad Pier

Mae Haad Pier is on Mae Haad Beach, which is the most busy part of Koh Tao.

Google Map of Mae Haad Ferry Pier

Koh Phangan Ferry Port

Both ferry services arrive at Thong Sala Pier. Thong Sala is the main town in the South of the Koh Phangan. On arrival there are normally lots of shared taxis waiting to take people to all points on the island. The prices are fixed. Expect to pay around 200 THB for the trip from Thong Sala to Haad Rin and 300 THB to Thong Nai Pan. It will cost more if you want to hire the whole vehicle. There are also some hotels and resorts within a reasonable walking distance of Thong Sala Pier.

Location of Thong Sala Pier

Koh Phangan Ferry Port is in the centre of Thong Sala Town.

Google Map of Koh Phangan Ferry Port

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