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

How to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Sunset on Koh Samui (Samui Island). How to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui? You can travel by combination of train, bus, ferry and plane.


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    • Koh Samui is another of the most visited and tourist island in Thailand. It is about 800 km south of Bangkok by land. If you will be travel to Koh Samui by land, you have to use a train or bus and ferry. You need to go to Surat Thani, from Surat Thani you can take a bus to the pier and then you drop on ferry to Koh Samui. Koh Samui has also an airport and you can use a flight from Bangkok, it is a most fastest way how to travel from Bangkok to Koh Samui. Koh Samui is a nice island, but too commercial and some places are overcrowded by tourists.
    • Book your tickets+flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui on 12go.asia or Baolau

From Bangkok to Koh Samui you can get by bus/train/ferry or plane.

    • Koh Samui offers a lot of attractions for tourists. Koh Samui is the 3rd largest island in Thailand. You can rent a car or bike and explore this island on your own. What to see on Koh Samui? Angthong National Marine Park, Big Buddha, Wat Plai Laem, Bophut’s Fisherman’s Village, Hin Ta and Hin Yai, Koh Tao (scuba diving), Namuang Waterfall, Secret Buddha Garden, Mummy Monk at Wat Khunaram, Chaweng Beach, Lamai Beach… From Koh Samui you can also travel by ferry/boat to Koh Tao. Book your bus/train/ferry tickets or direct flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui very easily online.


How to travel from Bangkok to Koh Samui?


1. TRAIN+BUS+FERRY from Bangkok to Koh Samui ++


A) Train or bus from Bangkok to Surat Thani

    • Surat Thani is the nearest railway station
    • you can buy drinks and snacks, and there is a toilet in the train
    • price of the train ticket about $22-50, price of the bus ticket about $14-23
    • train or bus travel to Surat Thani takes about 9-12 hours

B) Bus+Ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui

    • buses go to the pier and then you travel by ferry to Koh Samui
    • modern, comfortable, air-conditioned buses and ferries/boats
    • travel by bus+ferry from Surat Thani takes about 3-4 hours
    • Book train+bus+ferry tickets from Bangkok to Koh Samui on 12go.asia or Baolau
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Bus and ferry of Lomprayah from Bangkok to Koh Samui (photo: 12go.asia)


2. BUS+FERRY from Bangkok to Koh Samui  +

    • a cheap option how to get by the direct bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui
    • travel by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui takes about 11-14 hours
    • price of the bus+ferry ticket from Bangkok to Koh Samui is about $40-48
    • Book bus+ferry tickets from Bangkok to Koh Samui on 12go.asia or Baolau


3. FLIGHT from Bangkok to Koh Samui icon-plane

    • the easiest way how to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui
    • flight from Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi Airport) to Koh Samui takes about 1 hour
    • airlines: Bangkok Air, Thai Airways, Lion Air, Nok Air…
    • price of the one-way direct flight from Bangkok to Koh Samui is about $30-120
    • airport in Koh Samui – Samui International Airport
    • airport in Bangkok – Suvarnabhumi Airport
    • Book and buy your flight from Bangkok to Koh Samui on 12go.asia or Baolau
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Plane of Bangkok Airways in Thailand.


12go.asia – book, buy tickets, flights in Southeast Asia online

– 12go sells the train, ferry, bus tickets and flights mainly for Thailand (+tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia)
– bus tickets of various 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, Koh Rong, Koh Phangan, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Chang
– train tickets for the most frequented routes in Thailand – Bangkok > Chiang Mai, Bangkok > Surat Thani, Bangkok > Kanchanaburi..
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam in your mobile phone or tablet (not in Thailand)
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai on 12go.asia or Baolau (Fansipan Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– information about 12go.asia read in article about transportation in Vietnam
– 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 deliver these train tickets in Thailand, more information about trains in Thailand

Baolau – book, buy tickets, flights in Southeast Asia online

– if you buy train tickets for Thailand at Baolau, you have to print these tickets!
– bus, ferry-boat, train tickets and hundreds of flights of various companies in southeast Asia
– flights of Vietnamese Airlines, VietJet Air, JetStar, Air Asia, Bangkok Air as well as flights to neighbouring countries
– ferry tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Cat Ba, ferry Con Dao – Ho Chi Minh, Chau Doc to Phnom Penh…)
– tickets for Malaysia (eg. Kuala Lumpur to Penang, Penang to Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands…)
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– you can select a seat or berth in the train, if you buy tickets for Vietnam at this website
– online train e-ticket in your smartphone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– read any other information about ticket on Baolau website, read also frequently asked questions on Baolau

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Big Buddha on the Koh Samui Island.

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The art shop on Koh Samui.

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The tourist beach on Koh Samui.

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Koh Samui.

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The sitting Buddha on Koh Samui.

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The tourist beach on Koh Samui.

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Wat Plai Laem Temple on Koh Samui.


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


How long does it take from Bangkok to Koh Samui?

    • Travel by train+bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui takes about 14+ hours.
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui takes about 14 hours.
    • Travel by plane from Bangkok to Koh Samui takes about 1 hours.

What is the travel distance from Bangkok to Koh Samui?

    • Travel distance from Bangkok to Koh Samui  is about 760 km by land over Surat Thani.

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

    • Travel by plane from Bangkok to Koh Samui costs about $30-200.
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui costs about $40.
    • Travel by train+bus+ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samui costs about $30+

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

    • The best way how to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui is to travel by plane, there are various direct flights every day between this city and island. There are also various low-cost flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui and sometimes these direct flights start at $30.

How to get from Surat Thani to Koh Samui?

    • The only way how you can travel from Surat Thani to Koh Samui is to travel by ferry/boat. There are alsom some bus transfers from the town to the pier/port, travel by bus+ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui takes about 3-4 hours.

Which train you can use from Bangkok to Surat Thani?

    • From Bangkok to Surat Thani you can travel by 1st and 2nd class sleeper trains of Thai Railways. Travel by train from Bangkok to Surat Thani takes about 9-12 hours.

Is there a private taxi from Bangkok to Surat Thani?

    • Yes, there are some private taxi companies from Bangkok to Surat Thani. You can book private taxi on 12go.asia.

Where to book and buy tickets from Bangkok to Koh Samui?

    • You can book tickets+flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui on 12go.asia or Baolau

How to travel from Koh Samui to Surat Thani?

    • From Koh Samui to Surat Thani you can travel by various boats and ferries. You can book tickets on 12go.asia.

How to get from Koh Samui to Koh Tao?

    • From Koh Samui to Koh Tao you have to travel by various boats + ferries. Travel by boat or ferry takes about 1.5-3 hours. You can book tickets from Koh Samui to Koh Tao on 12go.asia.


Bus+Ferry Schedule/Timetable – Bangkok to Koh Samui + Ticketsicon-angle-double-down

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Bus + Ferry Schedule - Bangkok to Koh Samui

Departs in Bangkok

Arrival in Koh Samui

Bus+Ferry Ticket

Lomprayah

06:00

16:40

From $44.00

Lomprayah

21:00

11:20

From $46.00

Songserm

18:00

11:20

From $25.00

Songserm

20:00

13:15

From $31.00

Songserm

19:00

11:20

From $25.00

Krungsiam Tour

16:30

10:00

From $30.00

Krungsiam Tour

16:30

10:00

From $35.00

Krungsiam Tour

16:30

10:00

From $27.00

Krungsiam Tour

19:00

10:00

From $27.00

Krungsiam Tour

19:30

11:00

From $35.00

Krungsiam Tour

20:00

10:00

From $30.00

Raja Ferry

17:30

08:30

From $27.00

BOOK TICKETS TO KOH SAMUI

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Behind The Scene Hotel Club @ Samui (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hostels in Koh Samui.

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By Beach Resort in Koh Samui (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hotels in Koh Samui.

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Hansar Samui Resort in Koh Samui (photo: Agoda). 15 best luxury hotels resorts in Koh Samui.


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(It is possible to book another travel route and tickets, e.g. Koh Samui > Koh Tao, Koh Samui > Krabi…)


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