Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

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Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang Schedule

Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Tigerline Travel Speedboat 09:15 - 10:15฿ 1,500
SiriLanta Speedboats Speedboat 10:15 - 11:15฿ 832
Koh Yao Sun Smile Speedboat 13:00 - 14:00฿ 800
Green Planet Speedboat 15:40 - 17:05฿ 650

Transportation from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

Facts about the transport from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

Cheapest Transport$19
Fastest Transport40m
Earliest Departure7:05 AM
Latest Departure8:35 PM
Departures per day10
Distance34 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAndaman Taxis, BangkokTaxi24, Green Planet, Koh Yao Sun Smile, Phuket Transfer Travel Andaman, Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air, Thai Smile, Tigerline Travel

Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang Destination Reviews

K
Everything was well organized. Nothing to think about !
Ferry Speedboat, Koh Yao Sun Smile (Koh Yao Sun Smile), Apr 24, 2023
PA
Good trip, departure and arrival on time and without problems, the air conditioning was ideal (not too strong) so everything was great!
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Ferry Speedboat, Koh Yao Sun Smile (Koh Yao Sun Smile), Mar 12, 2023
FO
Great transport! Early pickup, left and arrived right on time. Very new boat with life jackets for everyone and 4 motors. Even offered free water.
Ferry Speedboat, Koh Yao Sun Smile (Koh Yao Sun Smile), Jan 11, 2023
M
Very efficient service from hotel pickup through to arrival at Thara Pier. It's a noisy ride and being sat down within the boat you can only see what's behind you.
Ferry Speedboat, Koh Yao Sun Smile (Koh Yao Sun Smile), May 19, 2022
YK
The best and probably the only reliable transfer we could use to/from Koh Yao Yai!
Ferry Speedboat, Koh Yao Sun Smile (Koh Yao Sun Smile), Apr 30, 2022
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How to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

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

  • Flight
  • Ferry
  • Van
  • Taxi

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

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Ferry ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 41.64. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a taxi+ferry as a taxi+ferry ticket costs as low as USD 18.05.

How far is Koh Yao Yai from Ao Nang?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang. Your trip will be a total of 22 miles (34 km). The flying distance is 22 miles (34 km).

How long does it take to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang?

The travel time from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 25 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang?

The cost of the trip from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Koh Yao Sun Smile: travelling by taxi+ferry expect to pay as low as USD 18.05 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Ferry - a one-way Ferry ticket can cost as much as USD 41.64.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang:

  • taxi+Ferry price: USD 18.05 - USD 22.21. From Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang starting from 09:00 Koh Yao Yai Transfer until 13:00 Koh Yao Yai Transfer
  • Ferry tickets - USD 18.05 to USD 41.64.
  • Ferry+Van price: USD 18.05. From Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang starting from 15:40 Chong Lard Pier until 15:40 Chong Lard Pier
  • taxi+Van price: USD 19.43. From Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang starting from 08:00 Phuket Town Hotel Transfer until 14:00 Phuket Town Hotel Transfer
  • Van price : USD 19.43;
  • Plane tickets - USD 117.10 to USD 240.70;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 72.18 to USD 103.83.

How many trips per day are there between Koh Yao Yai and Ao Nang?

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

  • 6 by taxi+Ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang starting from 09:00 Koh Yao Yai Transfer until 13:00 Koh Yao Yai Transfer
  • Ferries leave from Koh Yao Yai for Ao Nang 3 times a day.
  • 1 by Ferry+Van from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang starting from 15:40 Chong Lard Pier until 15:40 Chong Lard Pier

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 117.10.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air (ไทยไลอ้อนแอร์), Thai Smile (ไทยสมายล์)

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang. 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 72.18.

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 Yao Yai to Ao Nang 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.

Vans

A shared van is another means of transport for traveling from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang. As far as travel time is concerned, it’s basically equal to a taxi ride, while price-wise it’s way more affordable. The majority of tourists book a van online in advance.

Sometimes, when trains or buses aren’t available, a van is your only way to get from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang.

Things to remember: while traveling by van, you might not have as much space for luggage as you would on a train or a plane. It’s a good idea to pack only the most useful things for a van trip and put them in a backpack that will be easy to carry around..

The most popular transport from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Koh Yao Yai to Ao Nang? 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:

  • 69% chosen taxi+Ferry
  • 15% users voted for a ferry ticket.
  • 14% chosen Ferry+Van
  • 1% Other