Review : Getting the ferry from Koh Lanta to krabi

ferry from koh lanta to krabi
ferry from koh lanta to krabi

When high season is in effect from December to April, tourists can travel directly from Koh Lanta to Krabi by ferry or speedboat. There are multiple ferry companies operating this route. The ferry ride usually takes around 1.5 to 2 hours depending on the weather and sea conditions. Once you arrive at the Nopparat thara pier in Ao nang Krabi


Aonang Princess

Aonang Princesss is a standardized ferry service of Krabi sea. Operated by local people and save the environment. They have a lot of ferry

For today ,130 passengers can be accommodated on this ferry. Ferries have two floors. There is an air-conditioned room on the lower level. Rooftops are open to the elements.

Saladan Pier Koh Lanta
First Flool in the ferry

The ferry stops at Railay bay on the way. In order to reach Railay Bay, a tourist must change to a longtail boat.

Take a ferry about 30 minutes to Nopparat Thara Pier,For the passenger need to go to Koh Phi Phi need to change to ferry or Speedboat at the pier. For the passenger already buy a ticket go Koh Phi Phi , they can change to another ferry at the middle of sea

Nopparat Thara pier

Drop off point at Nopparat Thara Pier in Ao nang .If the passenger need to go to Krabi Airport , Krabi Bus station Krabi Town , they can take by minivan in front of the pier.

However , in low season the tourist can go the mainland only, can take a join minivan or private transfer

Join minivan:

  • Direct Minivan Service: Another convenient option is to take a minivan directly from Koh Lanta to Krabi. The journey usually takes about 2 to 3 hours, including a short ferry crossing between Koh Lanta and the mainland. These minivans usually depart from Saladan Pier or nearby areas on 7-11 Klong nin beach branch and arrive at Krabi’s main bus station.

Private Transfer:

  • Private Car or Van: For a more comfortable and flexible journey, you can arrange a private car or van transfer from Koh Lanta to Krabi. This option is ideal for families, groups, or those with a lot of luggage.
  • Cost: While more expensive than the ferry or minivan, a private transfer offers convenience and a direct route to your destination.

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