Koh Phangan to Railay

Koh Phangan to Railay

Koh Phangan to Railay Schedule

Koh Phangan to Railay Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
BangkokTaxi24 Comfort Any time฿ 7,920
Phantip 1970 Express 05:00 - 16:00฿ 750
Phantip 1970 Express 08:00 - 17:30฿ 750
Lomprayah Speedboat 11:00 - 18:00฿ 1,600

Transportation from Koh Phangan to Railay

Koh Phangan to Railay Destination Reviews

MS
Wszystko odbyło się sprawnie. Dodatkiem było przepłynięcie łodzią do Pier East Railay
Ferry High Speed Ferry, Seatran Discovery (ซีทราน), Mar 16, 2020
MD
I got to my destination more than one hour later, it’s a little unorganized But you’ll get there *desorganizado mas vai te levar no lugar que vc quer. Eu compraria de novo se não estivesse com os horários apertados.
Ferry High Speed Ferry, Songserm (ส่งเสริม), Jan 14, 2020
AW
Everything was on time. Very well organized.
Ferry High Speed Ferry, Songserm (ส่งเสริม), Dec 10, 2019
OG
very organized and quality trip
Ferry High Speed Ferry, Songserm (ส่งเสริม), Aug 13, 2019
LA
The boat left on time. Everything ok
Bus Standard AC, Phantip 1970 (พันทิพย์ 1970), Jan 4, 2019
4.4
24 customer reviews
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How to get from Koh Phangan to Railay

When you want to get from Koh Phangan to Railay, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Ferry
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus+ferry. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus+ferry+van ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 266.55. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus+ferry as a bus+ferry ticket costs as low as USD 16.31.

How far is Koh Phangan from Railay?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Koh Phangan to Railay. Your trip will be a total of 184 miles (296 km). The flying distance is 142 miles (228 km).

How long does it take to get from Koh Phangan to Railay?

The travel time from Koh Phangan to Railay can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 6 to 11 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Koh Phangan to Railay?

The cost of the trip from Koh Phangan to Railay varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Songserm (ส่งเสริม): travelling by bus+ferry expect to pay as low as USD 16.31 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 266.55.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Koh Phangan to Railay:

  • Bus+Ferry price: USD 16.31 - USD 24.96. From Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 07:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 12:30 Thong Sala Koh Phangan
  • Bus+Ferry+Van price: USD 16.31 - USD 21.13. From Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 05:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 12:30 Krabi Town Maharaj
  • Ferry+Bus price: USD 16.31 - USD 22.09. From Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 07:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 12:30 Thong Sala Koh Phangan
  • taxi+Ferry price: USD 21.13. From Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 05:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 08:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan
  • Ferry tickets - USD 24.96 to USD 24.96.
  • Ferry+Van price: USD 45.08. From Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 11:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 11:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 220.06 to USD 266.55.

How many trips per day are there between Koh Phangan and Railay?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 2 by taxi+Ferry from Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 05:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 08:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan
  • 1 by Ferry+Van from Koh Phangan to Railay starting from 11:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan until 11:00 Thong Sala Koh Phangan
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Koh Phangan to Railay any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Koh Phangan to Railay. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 220.06.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Ferries

Travelling by ferry is one of the most scenic ways to get from Koh Phangan to Railay as it combines transportation and sightseeing to some extent.

However, with these upsides in mind, you should still understand ferry travel is not for everyone. If you’re prone to seasickness it may be an unpleasant experience. As a rule, a ferry journey isn’t the cheapest way to travel During the high season ferry tickets might be hard to get, so you should always book in advance when possible.

Things to remember: ferry rides are dependent on weather conditions.

The most popular transport from Koh Phangan to Railay

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Koh Phangan to Railay? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 22% chosen Bus+Ferry+Van
  • 18% chosen Bus+Ferry
  • 18% users voted for a ferry ticket.
  • 18% chosen Ferry+Bus
  • 17% chosen Ferry+Van
  • 4% chosen taxi+Ferry
  • 3% decided to catch a taxi.