Travel from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi

By sea the journey from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi is scheduled to take from 30 minutes to 1 hour depending upon whether you take a speedboat or a ferry.

Ferry Times from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi


There are currently 12 direct services a day from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi available to book online.

Koh LantaKoh Phi PhiCostCompany
08:0009:00440 THBChaokoh Travel Center
08:0009:00453 THBLanta Petpailin
09:0009:30700 THBS.P.S.B.C
09:3010:00700 THBOpal Travel
10:0010:30700 THBBundhaya Speed Boat
13:0014:00440 THBChaokoh Travel Center
13:0014:00453 THBLanta Petpailin
13:0013:45690 THBTigerline Travel
13:0013:30700 THBS.P.S.B.C
13:0013:30700 THBBundhaya Speed Boat
15:3016:00700 THBBundhaya Speed Boat
15:3016:30690 THBTigerline Travel
  • All services depart from Saladan Pier in Koh Lanta.

Buy Tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi


Use the Search Box below to buy your tickets from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi.

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  • Instant Ticket Confirmation: On this journey your tickets will be confirmed straight after payment.
  • Electronic Ticket: Bring a print out of your travel voucher with you to check in at the pier.

Different ways to travel from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi


There is an easy and quick way to travel from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi, and there is a harder and slower way to travel from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi.

Easy and Quick Route

The easy and quick way is to travel by direct ferry or speed boat. Travelling direct by ferry or speedboat takes 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Slower Route

The harder and slower route is to take a bus and car ferry to Krabi Town, and then a ferry from the nearby Klong Jilard Pier to Koh Phi Phi. Travelling via Krabi will take you a minimum of 5 hours, and probably longer if you have long waits between your arrival in Krabi and the departure of the ferry to Koh Phi Phi.

About ferries and speedboats to Koh Phi Phi


For direct travel between Koh Lanta and Koh Phi Phi you have a choice of either travelling by passenger ferry or by speedboat. Passenger ferries are the cheaper but they take longer.

Chaokoh Ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi
Chaokoh Ferry from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi
Chaokoh Travel Ferry

Chaokoh Travel operates three basic ferries with a shop, a toilet, indoor seating and travel at a cruising speed of between 13 and 15 knots. This a budget option.

The advantage of travelling by the Chaokoh passenger ferry is that you can move around more and there are both indoor and outdoor areas.

S.P.S.B.C Speedboat

By contrast S.P.S.B.C (Satun Pakbara Speedboat Club) operates a speed boat service on the route from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi. S.P.S.B.C speed boats are a lot faster than Chaokoh Travel ferries. S.P.S.B.C speedboats have a cruising of 25 to 30 knots effectively cutting the journey time by half compared to travelling by passenger ferry.

The major downside of travelling by speedboat from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi is that the seat are very close together and this makes it unsuitable for younger children whom you may have difficult keeping still for 30 minutes.

Ferry Pier in Koh Lanta


Passenger ferries and speedboat services from Koh Lanta to Koh Phi Phi depart from Baan Sala Dan Pier.

Google Map of Saladan Pier

Ferry Pier in Koh Phi Phi


Both speedboat services and passenger ferries from Koh Lanta arrive in Koh Phi Phi at Tonsai Pier.

Google Map of Tonsai Pier

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