Getting Around

Get around in the Koh Phangan, hassle free. Here’s a guide to public transportation facilities in the island.

Koh Phangan’s beautiful beaches and towns are well connected to enable visitors to move around freely and enjoy the time spent in the island. The options for public transportation are much better than any other foreign countries. Some of the major mediums for public transport are mini-buses and taxis that ply over the roads frequently.

Mini Buses in Koh Phangan:

The mini buses are the most economical system of transportation available in the island. If you are on a stringent budget while traveling then take the mini buses that will take to and from the beaches and other natural attractions around the island. These buses can easily accommodate 20 people.

Some of these mini buses will take you for an island tour with a group of other tourists for a small fee. This is one of the most efficient public transportation services available in Koh Phangan. You can see the beautiful beaches, striking mountains, and the quaint villages that are situated in the island.

Public Buses in Koh Phangan:

The public bus system is also a good transportation option available in Koh Phangan. You will find both regular as well as VIP status buses plying the island. There are also the government buses which are more secure and protected. You will rarely hear of any kind of theft or violence in the public transportation systems operated by government.

Taxi Service in Koh Phangan:

Taxi service is another wonderful public transportation system available in Koh Phangan. This is an affordable and good option, as the taxis will take you anywhere in the island for just 50 baht. Although public buses are easily available, taxis are much better if you don’t plan to take several rides to and from the beaches or towns.