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Koh Phangan to Railay Beach

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2 ways to get from Koh Phangan to Railay Beach

Taking a Ferry from Koh Phangan to Railay BeachDuration: 6h 30m
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A couple of times a day a ferry departs from Koh Phangan and makes its way to Krabi. This is a really interesting service to travel with; you'll really get all of the emotions and beautiful sights that are expected of a ferry ride between Thai islands. There's a bathroom on board and the lower deck is air conditioned.

  • Pros
    • Free cancellations
    • Very flexible luggage allowance
    • Food and drinks for purchase
  • Cons
    • Possible sea sickness
    • Very long journey
    • Inclement weather cancellations possible
    • No return journeys
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Taking a Bus+Ferry from Koh Phangan to Railay BeachDuration: 6h
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The wheels on the bus go round and round, but what happens with a ferry? Book a bus-ferry combo to experience a comfortable and convenient journey from Koh Phangan to Railay beach. All of the possible stresses of island hopping can be eliminated by traveling this way, as the transfer times between bus and ferry are carefully arranged.

  • Pros
    • Toilet on board
    • Luggage allowance
    • Free cancellations possible
    • Transfer schedules of bus and ferry are aligned
    • Affordable ticket price
    • Very inexpensive
  • Cons
    • Limited departure times per day
    • No personal pick ups/drop offs
    • High demand: quick to overbook
    • Possible cancellations may occur (due to inclement weather)
    • No return journeys available
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Bookaway's customers prefer High Speed Ferry by Seatran Discovery

Standard Bus+Ferry by Lomprayahwhich usually takes 6h

FERRYSeatran Discovery


226 Km (Air)

Standard Bus+Ferry by Lomprayah starting at US$39

Approximately, there are 2 departures each day.