Travel from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta

The two best routes to get from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta both involve taking a ferry from Krabi Province. The quickest route is to take a ferry to mainland, a bus to Klong Jilard Pier near Krabi Town and then a ferry to Koh Lanta. The longer, but cheaper option is to travel via Surat Thani Town to Krabi Town, and from there take a bus and car ferry from Hua Hin Pier which is 74 km away from Krabi Bus Terminal.

Bus Times from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta


There are currently 14 direct services a day from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta available to book online.

Koh PhanganKoh LantaTicketCompany
05:0016:00฿ 1,200Raja Ferry
05:0015:00฿ 1,150Phangan Tour 2000
05:3014:00฿ 1,020Sapthaweephol Tour and Travel
05:3015:00฿ 1,150Phangan Tour 2000
08:0018:00฿ 1,200Raja Ferry
08:0016:30฿ 1,600Lomprayah
08:0018:00฿ 1,150Phangan Tour 2000
08:0017:30฿ 1,080Phantip
08:3017:00฿ 1,020Sapthaweephol Tour and Travel
08:3017:30฿ 1,080Phantip
08:3018:00฿ 1,150Phangan Tour 2000
22:0011:30฿ 1,300Koh Tao Booking Center
22:0012:30฿ 1,030Sapthaweephol Tour and Travel
22:0011:30฿ 1,300Fame Tour
  • All joint ferry and bus services from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta depart from Koh Phangan Ferry Port in Thong Sala.
  • All joint ferry and bus services from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta arrive at Saladan Pier on Koh Lanta Yai, which is the larger of the two islands of Koh Lanta and where most of the hotels, and restaurants are located.

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Option 1: Phantip Travel


Phantip Travel provides two services per day from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta. This is a budget service which is also the fastest service from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta. Passengers travel on the car ferry from Koh Phangan to Donsak Raja Ferry Pier. From the ferry pier in Donsak passengers are taken direct by bus to Krabi Town where they transfer to a minivan for a transfer to the ferry pier for the sea crossing to Koh Lanta.

Phantip Travel passengers travel on the Raja Car Ferry
Phantip Travel passengers travel on the Raja Car Ferry
  • Departure times: 08:00 and 08:30
  • Journey Time: 11 hours to 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Ticket Price: 980 THB

Option 2: Lomprayah Ferry


This service follows the same route as the Phantip Travel service. The main differences are that it is much faster, much more comfortable, and more expensive. Passengers travel from Koh Phangan to the mainland on a high speed catamaran ferry and then from there to the ferry pier in Krabi in a modern bus with on board toilet.

The Lomprayah High Speed catamaran is the fastest passenger ferry operating the Gulf of Thailand
The Lomprayah High Speed catamaran is the fastest passenger ferry operating the Gulf of Thailand
  • Departure times: 08:00
  • Journey Time: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Ticket Price: 1,600 THB

Koh Phangan Ferry Port


Services from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta leave from Koh Phangan Ferry Port in Thong Sala. Thong Sala is the administrative capital of Koh Phangan and its commercial centre. Thong Sala is on the South West Coast of Koh Phangan and easily reached by road from most locations on the island within 30 minutes. If you are staying in Koh Phangan ask at your resort about booking a seat in a shared taxi to reach the ferry port as this is the best, and often only way, to travel around Koh Phangan if you do not using your own car or motorbike.

Koh Phangan Ferry Pier


Google Map of Koh Phangan Ferry Pier

Koh Lanta Ferry Pier


Services from Koh Phangan to Koh Lanta terminate at Saladan Pier on Koh Lanta Yai.

Google Map of Saladan Pier

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