How to Get To Koh Lipe Koh Lipe Ferry Time and usefull info

KOH LIPE FERRY TIMES  

Koh Lipe is 64km from the nearest Thai port, Pak Bara, and 40km from Langkawi.. The easiest way to get to Koh Lipe is from Pak Bara or Langkawi during the high season.The high season is from early November to late April and there are speed boats and ferries connecting Koh Lipe with all the islands and areas up and down the coast including:Langkawi,Koh Bulone,Koh Krabang, Koh Lanta, Krabi, Koh Phi Phi and Phuket. From November unti May is is possible to travel from Koh Lipe to Phuket, withouth ever setting foot on the mainland.

Koh Lipe is slowly evolving to an all year destination with daily ferries from Pak Bara;this is the main hub for ferries and speedboats to Koh Lipe. Since 2013 there are 2 daily connections in Low Season:11.30 and 12.00.Some days even late boat at 15.00,but this is not daily,depend on the number of people. From November until May up to 8 boats go back and forth between Koh Lipe and Pak Bara starting 11.30 every 1 hour and last is 16.00 .

  FROM BANGKOK TO HAT YAI OR TRANG  

From Bangkok fly to Hat Yai or to Trang Airport. From Hat Yai to Pak Bara, the journey by minivan or taxi takes about 90 minutes.Remember when booking a flight make sure you have enough time to catch a ferry or speed boat to Koh Lipe,last boat is 16.00 in Hight Season. .

Starting from November 2013 new routes have been added,Koh Lipe is now connected by Airplane Company Air Asia and Nok Air:you can book package transport from Bangkok to Koh Lipe that includes Airplane tiket+minivan+speedboat to Koh Lipe. Book online http://www.airasia.com/th/en/home.page/
http://www.nokair.com/


FROM LANGKAWY TO KOH LIPE  

From November until May ferries connect Koh Lipe to Langkawy Island.

During the high season this route can get very busy and you should book your tickets in advance and remember to confirm your return ticket too. For online booking and schedule please look here http://telaga-terminal.com/


FROM PUKET TO KOH LIPE  

From November until May ferries and speedboat connect Puket to Koh Lipe.
During the high season this route can get very busy and you should book your tickets in advance ,for online booking please look here http://www.tigerlinetravel.com/

FROM PHI PHI ISLAND TO KOH LIPE  

From November until May ferries connect Koh Lipe to Koh Phi Phi Island.In high season there are direct ferries and speedboats between Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lipe, in low season it need you to travel from Koh Phi Phi to Krabi, there you can take a minibus to Pak Barra Pier..

During the high season this route can get very busy and you should book your tickets in advance ,for online booking please look here http://www.tigerlinetravel.com/

FROM KRABI TO KOH LIPE  

From November until May ferries connect Koh Lipe to Kraby Island by Phi Phi Island or by Trang Pier to Koh Lipe.

During the high season this route can get very busy and you should book your tickets in advance ,for online booking please look here http://www.tigerlinetravel.com/

ARRIVING TO KOH LIPE  

There is no pier on Koh Lipe:when you arrive in Koh Lipe the speed boat or ferry will stop offshore on a floating pier outside the coral reef.

From there local Chao Ley (Sea Gypsies) will pick you up with local taxi boats from the floating pier. They will take you to any beach on the island for 50 BHT (not included in your ferry ticket).Tell them you need to go to Green View Beach Resort in Pattaya Beach.In low season ferry and speedboat stops on Sunrise Beach near Koh Lipe School.