How to get to Koh Yao Yai

We arrange complete transfers from Phuket International Airport or any place in Phuket to Koh Yao Yai. Price depends on the location and size of the group. For more demanding guests we also offer private speedboat transfer from Laem Hin Pier in Phuket to Koh Yao Yai with our Elixir II speedboat. It takes 40 minutes directly to the south Koh Yao.

Please contact us to get a quote on such service. Subject of availability.

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Public boats to Koh Yao Yai schedule – please contact us for the low season schedule as it changes frequently

Below you can find public boat schedule valid on 1/8/2022, if you prefer to arrange your transfers by yourself.

Please be advised, that boat schedules can change without any warning, so we recommend contacting us to confirm the departure time.

Public schedule
Phuket Town - Koh Yao Yai South

Phuket Town to Koh Yao Yai
(Tien Sin Pier to Laem Yai Pier)
Koh Yao Yai to Phuket Town
(Laem Yai Pier to Tien Sin Pier)
DepartureDeparture
10:007:00
12:30 *Friday 14:0011:30
17:0016:00
During the low season all boats from Tien Sin Pier go to Laem Yai Pier and back

35mins cruise time = speedboat | 400THB per 12+years old person
.................................................... | 200THB per child (7-11 years)

90mins cruise time = ferry boat | 200THB per 12+years old person
...................................................| 150THB per child (7-11 years)

Tien Sin Pier GPS coordinates > 7.883921987246071, 98.41346823457323 (close to Rassada Pier)

Public schedule
Phuket North - Koh Yao Yai North

Bang Rong Pier Phuket to Chong Lad Pier in Koh Yao YaiChong Lad Pier Koh Yao Yai to Bang Rong Pier Phuket
DepartureDeparture
9:306:30
13:3010:30
17:0015:00
30 mins cruise time = speedboat | 400 THB per 12+ years old person
......................................................| 200 THB per child (3-11 years)

Transfer to the resort on Koh Yao Yai is 150 THB extra

Public schedule
Koh Yao Yai North - Krabi

Chong Lad Pier Koh Yao -> Ao Nang -> Railay beach Krabi Ao Nang pier -> Chong Lad Pier 
DepartureArrivalDepartureArrival
11:0011:4014:0014:40
50mins cruise time = speedboat | 650THB per 12+years old person
.................................................... | 500THB per child (3-11 years)

The same scheduled speedboat goes to Railay Beach via Ao Nang for 800 THB per 12+years old person and return to Koh Yao Yai via Ao Nang for same price

Public schedule
Koh Yao Yai North - Phi Phi

Chong Lad Pier Koh Yao Yai -> Tonsai Pier Phi Phi Tonsai Pier Phi Phi -> Chong Lad Pier Koh Yao Yai 
DepartureArrivalDepartureArrival
11:0012:3013:0014:40
90mins cruise time = speedboat | 1200THB per 12+years old person
.................................................... | 700THB per child (3-11 years)

Needs to be booked in advance!