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Serendipity Koh Lipe Resort with secluded beach is located at the south end of sunrise beach on the idyllic island of Koh Lipe. Koh Lipe is in Southern Thailand and is part of the A dang Archipelago.

How to Get Here from Bangkok

There are many flights a day from Bangkok to Hat Yai with Thai Airlines or Air Asia. To arrive in Koh Lipe on the same day take one of the following

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Getting to Koh Lipe from Bangkok

Thai Airlines T6231 BKK – Hat Yai      Depart 06.05 Arrive 07.35
Air Asia FD3131 BKK – Hat Yai             Depart 06.30 Arrive 08.05

Overnight train from Bangkok to Hat Yai to arrive in Lipe the following day Bangkok to Hat Yai
Hualampong Station to Hat Yai             Train No 35 Depart 14.45 Arrive 06.27
Hualampong Station to Hat Yai             Train No 37 Depart 15.10 Arrive 07.13

Take a private taxi (2hrs) or minibus (2hrs) from Hat Yai to Pak Barra Pier. There are travel agents that can arrange your taxi or tickets for Mini bus are purchased from the Offical Minibus station which is on the road from the airport.

From Pak Barra pier there are 3 speedboats a day see times below.

Speedboats to Koh Lipe
Pak Barra       Koh Tarutao      Koh Lipe

Adang SeaTour Speedboat
1 Jan – 31 Dec       11.00 11.45            12.30
Bundhaya Speedboat
1 Jan – 31 Dec       12.30 13.15            14.00
Forra Speedboat  
1 Nov – 15 May     14.00 14.45            15.00

*Please note between November and May you will be charged THB 200 per person at Tarutao for the National Park.

Picture showing Bangkok to Lipe

Return Journey

Speedboat from Koh Lipe Koh Lipe
Koh Lipe         Koh Tarutao    Pak Barra

Adang SeaTour Speedboat
1 Jan – 31 Dec      09.00 09.45          10.30
Bundhaya Speedboat
1 Jan – 31 Dec       10.00 10.45          11.00
Forra Speedboat
1 Nov – 15 May    13.30 14.15            15.00

*When you reach Koh Lipe pontoon take Long tail boat to Serendipity Resort (THB 50, not included in speedboat price).

How to Get Here from Malaysia

Serendipity are very happy to arrange or help with travel and transfers, please click here to contact us.
Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi, there are many flights a day on Malaysian Airlines or Air Asia. Please note Malaysia Airlines arrive and depart from KL International airport. Air Asia arrives and departs from LCCT airport. It is approximately 30 minutes between airports and minibuses or taxi’s are available.

Take a speed boat from Langkawi to Koh Lipe (1hrs) which can be arranged by a hotel or travel agent in Langkawi. The speedboats only run from Nov to end of April. Alternative route from May to Oct is via Satun, see speedboats times below.

There is a one hour time difference between Malaysia and Thailand (Malaysia is one hour ahead).
Speedboats to Koh Lipe Langkawi (Telaga Harbour) Koh Lipe
PB Speedboat
20 Oct – 15 May 09.30 09.30
PB Speedboat
20 Oct – 15 May 14.30 14.30
Return Journey

Speedboats from Koh Lipe Koh Lipe Langkawi (Telaga Harbour)
PB Speedboat
20 Oct – 15 May 10.30 12.30
PB Speedboat
20 Oct – 15 May 16.00 18.00

Map showing KL to Lipe

Speedboats run all year round from Langkawi, Malaysia to Satun, Thailand you can then take the speedboat from Satun to Koh Lipe.

Ferries to Satun Langkawi (Tammalang Port) Satun
Southern Ferry Service 08.30 08.30
Southern Ferry Service 12.30 12.30
Southern Ferry Service 16.00 16.00

Return journey

Ferries from Satun Satun Langkawi (Tammalang Port)
Southern Ferry Service 09.30 11.30
Southern Ferry Service 13.30 15.30
Southern Ferry Service 16.00 18.00

Take the speedboat from Satun to Koh Lipe

Speedboat to Lipe Satun Lipe
Southern Ferry Service 11.30 13.30

Return journey

Speedboat to Langkawi Lipe Langkawi (Tammalang Port)
Southern Ferry Service 14.30 16.30

How to Get Here from Southern Thailand

Serendipity are very happy to arrange or help with travel and transfers, please click here to contact us.
There are also ferries from many of the island north of Koh Lipe.

Ferries to Koh Lipe
Koh Phi Phi Koh Lanta Koh Ngai Koh Muk Trang (Hat Yao Pier) Koh Laoliang Koh Lipe
Tigerline       19 Nov – 30 Apr 08.30  10.00  11.00  11.15  12.30   14.15   15.30

Map or ferry routes from islands

Return Journey

Ferries from Koh Lipe
Koh Lipe  Koh Laoliang     Trang (Hat Yao Pier)   Koh Muk  Koh  Ngai Koh L anta Koh  Phi Phi
Tigerline        19 Nov – 30 Apr 10.00 10.45 12.30 14.15 14.30 15.30 17.30

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