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Transport Articles of Koh Phangan

Transport, travel guides, Koh Phangan

Koh Phangan is an island without an airport, which means everyone-no matter how they started their journey-comes in by boat. The shortest way to get to Koh Phangan is to fly into Koh Samui and take a ferry into Koh Phangan. There are other ways to get to the island. Here are some of the possibilities.

Latest Transport Articles

Phangan Motorbiking Tips

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Tag: road
It is common for tourists to rent motorcycles while they are in Thailand; whether they have ridden one before or not. This is especially true of tourists on Koh Phangan. However, a lot of people make the mistake of thinking that because it is a small island, riding a motorbike will be easy and safe. This is not... read more.

Getting to Phangan by VIP bus

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Tag: road
Koh Phangan is a popular holiday destination located off the coast of the Gulf of Thailand. There are a number of different options to choose from with regards to traveling there but if you are on tight budget, the best way is by road. A number of buses make the route from Bangkok to Surat Thani every day, all... read more.

Getting to Koh Phangan by Rail

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Tag: train
Because Koh Phangan is a busy island, it is often easy to find ways to get onto the island with little hassle. Getting to Koh Phangan by rail is one of the more popular choices because it is quick, it takes little local knowledge and the price is cheaper than most boats or planes. Here's a quick guide to gettin... read more.

Phangan GAP Adventures

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Koh Phangan is fast becoming the gem in Thailand's tourism crown and people the world over are discovering the tropical beauty that permeates the area. If you are thinking of sampling the extravagantly verdant jungles of Koh Phangan, you needn't look further than Koh Phangan GAP Adventures because it is the ult... read more.

Ferry From Koh Tao To Koh Phangan

Phangan Intrepid Travel

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Now that Koh Phangan is the place to go for the ultimate tropical getaway, you need to know how you can get there. Koh Phangan Intrepid Travel is the foremost travel package provider when it comes to helping travelers experience the natural wonder of Koh Phangan. Koh Phangan Intrepid Travel... read more.

Koh Phangan Travel

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Koh Phangan is a tropical island paradise nestled away in the Gulf of Thailand that is fast becoming the gem in Thailand's tourism industry. With white sand beaches that stretch along the shores that meet bottle blue waters, Koh Phangan is a tropical dreamland just begging to be discovered, and Koh Phangan Trav... read more.

Transportation in Koh Phangan

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

Those traveling to Koh Phangan may be interested to know about the basic transportation options available, which are quite different from most other countries. First, to get onto the island, most people opt to fly. The closest airport is on Koh Samui (a sister island to Koh Phangan). Flights often shoot from Ba... read more.

Public Transport

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

On the subject of free transportation, many of the hotels will quite happily arrange transport for you between their property and where the ferry lands. Between this and the Songthaew service, you can see quite a bit of Koh Phangan without having to worry about a car hire.... read more.

Koh Phangan Public Transportation Options

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009

In most places, public transportation is avoided at all costs. It is often dirty, unpleasant and many of the people you ride with will be as well. However, Koh Phangan public transportation options are much better than most other foreign countries, and cleanliness is one of their top priorities. There are a few... read more.

Driving on Koh Phangan

Last Updated: 09 Sep 2009

Tag: road
Driving in and around Koh Phangan can take a little getting used to if you have never done it before. In fact, we suggest that you let someone else drive you around for a while before attempting it on your own. Having said that, if you are a Thailand driving veteran, you will find that a car and a good map will... read more.

Koh Phangan approaching

How to Get to Koh Phangan

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2008

Koh Phangan is an island in the Gulf of Thailand, popular with tourists and backpackers. Being an island, the only way to actually reach it is by boat; but there a number of different alternatives before you get on the ferry.... read more.