The travel time from Bangkok to Koh Lipe can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 18 to 22 hours.
How long does it take to get to Koh Lipe?
You can expect around 4.5 – 6 hours for the entire trip. Another popular island which can be a good starting point to get to Koh Lipe is the beautiful island Koh Lanta. With the speedboat you can reach Koh Lipe in just 3 hours!
How do you get from Bangkok to Koh Lipe?
The simplest and quickest way to reach Koh Lipe from Bangkok is to fly to Hat Yai. From there you can travel overland to Pak bara and then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Fly with Air Asia, Thai Smile and Nok Air to Hat Yai. From Hat Yai you will need to travel to Pak Bara for the ferry to Koh Lipe.
Which month is best for Koh Lipe?
The best time to visit Koh Lipe is from November to March as the weather is perfect on this beautiful island on the Andaman sea. The peak season for tourists lasts from mid-December to April when the precipitation is low.
Is Koh Lipe expensive?
Lipe is more expensive than other Thai islands and everything is more expensive there. Here are some examples of prices – main dishes in restaurants between 90-110 baht and 20-30 baht for rice. Fried rice and pad thai between 80-100 baht.
Can I travel to Koh Lipe?
You have two options to travel from Koh Tao or Koh Phangan to Koh Lipe. One is to take a ferry to Koh Samui and fly out from there. The second is to buy a combination ticket of ferry + bus + ferry, which can be via Krabi, Hat Yai, or Koh Lanta. All of them are long journeys, something between 11 to 16 hours.
How do you get from Krabi to Koh Lipe?
There is no direct connection from Krabi to Koh Lipe. However, you can take the ferry to Koh Lanta, take the walk to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta, then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a ferry from Krabi to Koh Lipe via Koh Jum Beach in around 4h 30m.
How do I get from Trang to Koh Lipe?
There are 2 direct services a day from Trang Railway Station to Koh Lipe which you can book online. Both services combine a minivan transfer to a boat pier with a speedboat transfer from the mainland to Koh Lipe. The journey from Trang Railway Station to Koh Lipe normally takes about 3 hours 45 minutes.
How do I get to Koh Lipe 2021?
Ferries to Koh Lipe during low season (May to October)
The only way you can reach Koh Lipe during the monsoon season is through a daily ferry coming Pak Bara pier in mainland Thailand. Ferry departs daily at 11:30am. Arrives Koh Lipe at around 1pm.
Which is better Krabi or Phuket?
Choose Phuket if you want a sophisticated holiday in a convenient and well-developed destination. If you want a great deal of choice that’s easily accessible, Phuket is for you. By contrast, Krabi is excellent if you want to relax or play in a natural setting.