How to get from BANGKOK to KOH CHANG (2020)?

How to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang

Koh Chang Island in Thailand. How to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang Island?


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    • Koh Chang Island is the 2nd largest island in Thailand, it is also called like “Elephant island”. Koh Chang is only about 20 km north of Koh Kood Island and 350 south-east of Bangkok. It is very easy accesible from Thammachat Pier in Trat by ferry/boat. Almost the whole island is covered by jungle – Koh Chang national park. There are very nice clean beaches and ocean, and you can use a trips to the jungle. Several modern and mainly luxury hotels and bungalows  for tourists you will find on the west part of this island. There is no train between Bangkok and Koh Chang.
    • Book your tickets + flights from Bangkok to Koh Chang on 12go.asia or Baolau

From Bangkok to Koh Chang you can travel by van/bus and ferry.

    • You can travel by van/bus from Bangkok to Trat (ferry to Koh Chang Island go from Thammachat Pier or Center Point Pier). All the vans and buses from Bangkok go to Trat city. Trat is about 20 km north of Koh Chang island. Trat has also an airport, so you can take a 1 hour flight from Bangkok. In Trat city you need to take a ferry/boat from Trat to Koh Chang island, it is only about 5 km by ferry/boat. Travel by plane+ferry is the best and fastest way how to reach Koh Chang. Book your bus/ferry tickets and flights from Bangkok to Koh Chang (or Trat) online.


How to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang island?


1. VAN+FERRY from Bangkok to Koh Chang 
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A) Van/Minivans from Bangkok to Thammachat Pier (Trat)

    • all the vans and minivans from Bangkok go to Thammachat Pier, about 5 km north of Koh Chang Island
    • van, minivans > a cheap and fast option how to get from Bangkok to Trat
    • travel by van/minivan from Bangkok to Trat takes about 6 hours
    • price of the one-way ticket from Bangkok to Trat is about $10-13
    • private companies: Boonsiri, Travel Mart, Mama Travel&Tour, T.T.T., Burapha

B) Ferry/Boat from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang

    • high speed ferry from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang
    • travel by ferry from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang takes about 0,5 hours
    • Book your van+ferry tickets from Bangkok to Koh Chang on 12go.asia or Baolau
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Express Bus of Triple T company from Bangkok to Koh Chang (photo: 12go.asia)


2. BUS+FERRY from Bangkok to Koh Chang 
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A) Bus from Bangkok to Thammachat Pier (Trat)

    • another way how to get from Bangkok to Thammachat Pier (Trat)
    • travel by tourist from Bangkok to Trat takes about 6 hours
    • bus company to Trat: Travel Mart, Burapha, T.T.T.

B) Ferry/boat from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang

    • high speed ferry from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang
    • travel by ferry from Trat to Koh Chang takes about 0,5 hours
    • Book and buy bus+ferry tickets from Bangkok to Koh Chang on 12go.asia or Baolau
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Boat/catamaran from Trat to Koh Chang of Bonsiri (photo: Baolau)


3. FLIGHT+FERRY from Bangkok to Koh Chang  icon-plane+


A) Flight from Bangkok to Trat

    • the most comfortable and fastest way how to get from Bangkok to Trat
    • flight from Bangkok to Trat takes about 1 hour
    • airlines from Bangkok to Trat: Bangkok Air
    • airport in Bangkok – Suvarnabhumi Airport
    • Trat Airport is only about 17 km from Thammachat Pier (Trat) (you can take a taxi)
    • price of the one-way flight from Bangkok to Trat is about $75-130
    • Book and buy your flight from Bangkok to Trat online on 12go.asia

B) Ferry/boat from Trat to Koh Chang

    • high speed ferry from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang
    • travel by ferry from Thammachat Pier (Trat) to Koh Chang takes about 0,5-1 hours
    • TV, WC, steward, snack, wi-fi
    • Book your boat tickets from Trat to Koh Chang on 12go.asia or Baolau
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Bangkok Air operates flights from Bangkok to Trat.


4. TAXI from Bangkok to Koh Chang

    • from Bangkok to Koh Chang you can also travel by taxi/private vehicle
    • you can travel by taxi from Bangkok, Don Mueang Airport or Suvarnabhumi Airport
    • private taxi companies to Koh Chang: Ground Business, Phuket Ground Services, Glassflower…
    • travel by private taxi from Bangkok to Koh Chang costs about $140-220
    • Book private taxi/vehicle from Bangkok to Koh Chang on 12go.asia
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Some remote beach on the Koh Chang Island.


12go.asia – Search, book, buy tickets, flights online

– specialist for train, bus, ferry tickets sales mainly for Thailand (+tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia)
– company offers also a tickets of the bus companies in Vietnam, Thailand… (eg. Mai Linh, Hoang Long, TheSinhTourist, Hung Thanh…)
– tickets for the ferries in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, ferry to Koh Kood, Koh Rong, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Samui
– train tickets for the most frequented routes in Thailand – Bangkok > Chiang Mai, Bangkok > Surat Thani, Bangkok > Kanchanaburi..
– if you buy train tickets for Thailand over 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– 12go can these train tickets in Thailand, more info about trains in Thailand
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam in your mobile phone (not in Thailand)
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– read any other additional information, before you order
– information about 12go.asia read in article about transportation in Vietnam

Baolau – Search, book, buy tickets, flights online

– various tickets for transportation, mainly for Vietnam (+Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand…)
– flights of various well-know airlines in southeast Asia
– ferry/boat tickets in southeast Asia (eg. ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Cat Ba, Con Dao to Ho Chi Minh, ferry to Nam Du Island…)
– tickets for Cambodia (eg. Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville, Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, Koh Rong to Siem Reap…)
– the prices of tickets and flights are from the official price of transport company and airlines
– online train e-ticket in your smartphone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– read also frequently asked questions on Baolau before you buy your tickets online

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Birds on the Koh Chang Island.

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Lighthouse in Bang Bao village on the Koh Chang Island.

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Koh Chang Island in Thailand

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The beach spa on the Koh Chang Island in Thailand.

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Koh Chang Island in Thailand.

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Sunset on the Koh Chang Island in Thailand.


icon-info-circle Summary of travel route from Bangkok to Koh Changicon-angle-double-down


How long does it take to travel from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • Travel by van+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang takes about 8 hours.
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang takes about 12-14 hours.
    • Travel by plane+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang takes about 5 hours.

What is the travel distance from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • Travel distance from Bangkok to Koh Chang is about 350 km.

How much does it cost to travel from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • Travel by van+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang costs about $15+
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang costs about $20+
    • Travel by plane+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Chang costs about $85+.

What is the closest airport to Koh Chang?

    • Koh Chang has no airport, the closest airport to Koh Chang is in Trat – Trat Airport.

What is the best way of getting from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • The best and fast way how to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang is to travel by plane to Trat and from Trat by ferry/boat to Koh Chang. There is no airport on Koh Chang, the nearest airport is in Trat. This way of transport is also the most expensive.

Is there a train from Bangkok to Trat (Koh Chang)?

    • No, there is no train and railway between Bangkok and Trat (Koh Chang), it is not possible to travel by train.

What is a join ticket from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • Join ticket is a ticket of van/bus + ferry/boat from Bangkok to Koh Chang. 1. Bus ticket from Bangkok to Trat + 2. Boat ticket from Trat to Koh Chang. Some companies offers a private taxi transfer to and from the hotel.

What is the most cheapest way of transport from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • The most cheapest way of getting from Bangkok to Koh Chang is to travel by van/minivan + ferry. The most cheapest one-way join ticket (van+ferry) from Bangkok to Koh Chang costs about $15/pp.

It is also possible to travel by private taxi from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • Yes, there are some private taxi companies and you can use them for the transportation to Koh Chang. Travel by private taxi costs about $140-220 and you can book this taxi on 12go.asia.

Where and how to book + buy tickets from Bangkok to Koh Chang?

    • You can book + buy your tickets from Bangkok to Koh Chang on 12go.asia or Baolau
    • You can also book another boat tickets in Thailand, e.g. Trat > Koh Kood, Krabi > Koh Phi Phi…

How to get from Koh Chang to Koh Kood?

    • From Koh Chang to Koh Kood you can travel by boat/ferry. Koh Kood is about 50 km from Koh Chang. You can book boat tickets from Koh Chang to Koh Kood on 12go.asia.

How to go back from Koh Chang to Bangkok?

    • The same way how you arrived to Koh Chang. You have to travel by ferry/boat to Trat and in Trat you can travel by plane or you can take a bus or minivan to Bangkok.


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Departs in Bangkok

Arrival in Koh Chang

Join Ticket

T.T.T.

05:00

12:30

From $15.00

T.T.T.

08:00

15:30

From $15.00

T.T.T.

09:00

16:30

From $15.00

T.T.T.

10:00

17:30

From $15.00

T.T.T.

11:00

18:30

From $15.00

T.T.T.

12:00

19:30

From $15.00

Mama Travel & Tour

07:30

15:30

From $21.00

Boonsiri

05:00

14:00

From $20.00

Boonsiri

07:30

15:00

From $20.00

Burapha

11:00

17:30

From $23.00

Burapha

14:00

20:30

From $23.00

Mango Travel

08:30

15:30

From $43.00

Travel Mart

00:10

09:50

From $28.00

Travel Mart

08:00

17:30

From $28.00

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Beach Jungle in Koh Chang (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hotels + bungalows in Koh Chang.

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The Emerald Cove Koh Chang Hotel (photo: Agoda). 15 best luxury hotels + resorts in Koh Chang.


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