How to get from Hat Yai to Koh Lipe

There are three departure points for direct minivan and ferry services from Hat Yai to Koh Lipe:

  • Hat Yai Railway Station (city centre)
  • Hat Yai Bus Station
  • Hat Yai Airport

Journey to Koh Lipe


If you are travelling with a tour operator offering a combined bus and ferry transfer from Hat Yai the journey takes between 4 hours 30 minutes and 5 hours 30 minutes depending on the connections. 

  • The first stage is a journey by road from Hat Yai to Pakbara Pier in Satun Province on the Andaman Coast. The distance from Hat Yai to Pakbara Pier is approximately 125 km and it takes around 1 hour 53 minutes to travel by car or minivan.
  • The second stage of the journey by ferry or speedboat from Pakbara Pier to Koh Lipe Pier. This stage of the journey should take around 1 hour 30 minutes. 

Travel Times to Koh Lipe


  • Travel times from Hat Yai Airport
CompanyHat YaiKoh LipeOnline Price
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai08:0013:30700 THB
Dee Travels Hatyai08:0013:30650 THB
Smart En Plus08:3014:00750 THB
Jolly Travel09:3013:30750 THB
S.P.S.B.C09:3013:00700 THB
Smart En Plus09:3013:30750 THB
Tigerline Travel09:3013:001,150 THB
Smart En Plus11:0015:00750 THB
Tigerline Travel11:3015:001,150 THB
Jolly Travel11:3015:30750 THB
S.P.S.B.C11:3015:00700 THB
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai13:0017:00700 THB
Dee Travels Hatyai13:3017:30650 THB

  • Travel times from Hat Yai Railway Station (city centre)
CompanyHat YaiKoh LipeOnline Price
S.P.S.B.C08:0013:30900 THB
Smart En Plus08:0013:30750 THB
Jolly Travel08:3013:30750 THB
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai09:3015:00650 THB
Smart En Plus10:0015:30750 THB
Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai11:3016:30650 THB
Dee Travels Hatyai12:3017:00650 THB

  • Travel times from Hat Yai Bus Station
CompanyHat YaiKoh LipeOnline Price
Smart En Plus08:0013:30750 THB
Dee Travels Hatyai08:1513:30650 THB
Smart En Plus10:0015:30750 THB
Smart En Plus12:0017:30750 THB
Dee Travels Hatyai12:1517:00650 THB

Buy Tickets to Koh Lipe


Use the Search Box below to find tickets from Hat Yai to Koh Lipe. Compare ticket prices and travel times. Secure online booking. Instant ticket confirmation.

Powered by 12Go Asia system
  • Travel Tip: the range of services available changes seasonally and not all of the services listed above may be available on the day you want to travel. We suggest that you make the best of the situation and try to ensure that any connecting trains, flights or bus service arrive in time to coincide with the departure of the joint minivan and speedboat connection from Hat Yai to Koh Lipe.

Sukhothai Tour Hat Yai


Sukhothai Tour have a joint minivan and speedboat service that takes passengers from either Hat Yai Train Station or Hat Yai Airport to Koh Lipe. The minivan journey to Pak Bara takes 2 hours and the arrival times are set to coincide with departures on the Baramee Speedboat service to Koh Lipe at 11:30, 12:30 and 15:00.

Jolly Travel


Jolly Travel operates a very similar service to Sukhothai Tour. Minivans depart from both Hat Yai Train Station and Hat Yai Airport to arrive in time to connect with the Starjet Speedboat services from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai at 09:30, 11:30 and 13:30. The speedboat to Koh Lipe takes 1 hour 30 minutes which is the same at the Baramee Speedboat service.

Hat Yai Train Station


  • The minivan for the first stage of the journey departs from the parking area in front of the main entrance of Hat Yai Train Station.

Google Map of Hat Yai Railway Station

Location of Hat Yai Airport


  • The minivan for the first stage of the journey departs from the parking area in front of the main entrance of Hat Yai Airport.

Google Map of Hat Yai Airport

Recommended Hotel in Koh Lipe


The hut koh lipe
The Hut is one of the most popular mid range beach front resorts in Koh Lipe

How useful was this article?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 5 / 5. Vote count: 2

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.