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Getting to Ko Samui

Train

There’s a train from Hua Lamphong Railway Station, Bangkok every day. You can buy a Bangkok-Ko Samui ticket and get off at Punpin District, Surat Thaini Province. You then take a bus to Don Sak Ferry Port to Ko Samui. For more information, please call 1690, 022230341,0 2220 4567,                 0 2220 4334 or www.railway.co.th

Bus

Route Bangkok-Ko Samui ,

There’s a Bus departing from Bangkok Bus Terminal (South) every day. Travel time is approximately 14 hours. Then take a bus to Don Sak Ferry Port to Ko Samui.

The Transport Co.,Ltd

There are 3 Bangkok-Ko Samui buses per day, return included. For more information please call 02 – 8946122, 02-422-4444, 02-262-3456 or www.transport.co.th

Sombat Tour

There are 3 Bangkok-Ko Samui buses per day, return included. For more information, Ko Samui call 077-420792, Surat Thani 077-273666,077-281110 or www.sombattour.com

Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company

The Bus leaves from Kao San Road, Bangkok to Tung Ma Kam Noi Pier, Chumphon Province. You then take Catamaran leaving from Chumphon to Ao Maenam, Ko Samui at 7.00am and 13.00 pm. For more information call  077 – 427765 – 6 or www.lomprayah.com

Route Phitsanulok-Ko Samui

Chokeroongtaveetour Company

There are 2 Phitsanulok-Ko Samui buses per day leaving Phitsanulok Bus Terminal at 12.30pm and 16.30pm. And 2 Ko Samui-Phitsanulok buses leaving from Ko Samui at 12.30pm and 15.30pm. For more information please call 083 018 1264 – 02 953 8778 Ko Samui (Na Ton) 084-8999884077-42611 or www.chokerungtaveetour.com

Route Rayong-Ko Samui

Rod Rungruang (Mukdahan) Co., Ltd.

There is a bus leaving Rayong Bur Terminal per day 16.30pm. and leaving Ko Samui at 14.30pm. For more information please call, Ko Samui 086-3244457,086-8255010 or www.iloveyellowbus.com

Plane

Thai Airways provides 2 flights a day, return included, leaving Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok at 07.45 am. And 16.00 pm. Leaving Ko Samui Airport at 09.30am. and  17.45pm. For more information please call 1566,0 26282000 or www.thaiairways.co.th

Bangkok Airways provides Bangkok-Ko Samui route and return for 18 flights a day. There are other routes they provide, Ko Samui-Phuket 3 flights a day, Ko Samui-U Tapao, Ko Samui-Krabi, Ko Samui-Singapore, Ko Samui-Hong Kong a flight per day. For more information please call 02-2655555 or Ko Samui 077-422512-9 or www.bangkokair.com

Firefly Airline provides 50 seated plane one flight a day, leaving Subang Airport, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at 13.35pm and leaving Ko Samui at 15.40pm.  Price for a return ticket is 5500 Baht (Monday to Friday Airport Tax included) and 6100 Baht (Saturday and Sunday). Travel time is approximately  1.3 hours. For more information please contact, Malaysia +60(3)7845 4543, Ko Samui 077 – 60140, Email: samui@fireflyz.com.my, www.fireflyz.com.my

Berjaya Airline from Malaysia provides a 54 seated Flight from Kuala Lumpur-Ko Samui-Kuala Lumpur 2 flights a week, Thursdays and Saturdays. One way ticket price is 4800 baht (9600 for return tickets). For more information please contact, Malaysia 603-7845 8382/7845 8378, Ko Samui 077-962011, 081 – 9681128 or www.berjaya-air.com

Boat

  1. Ferry

Raja Ferry

leaves from Don Sak Pier to Ao Thong Yang Pier every day at 05.00am. to 19.00pm. and leaves from Ao Thong Yang Pier, Ko Samui to Don Sak Pier at 05.00am. to 18.00pm. Ferry fare is 150 Baht  per person. For more information call 077 – 471151-3, Ko Samui Office 077-415230-3 or www.rajaferryport.com

Seatran Ferry

leaves from Don Sak Pier to Na Thon  Pier (Ko Samui) at 06.00 – 19.00pm. every day. And leaves from Na Thon  Pier (Ko Samui) to Don Sak Pier 05.00 – 18.00pm. every day. Ferry fare is 150 Baht  per person. For more information call 077-251150-2,077-471174, Ko Samui Office 077-426000-3 or www.seatranferry.com/

  1. Express Boat

Songserm Rungrueang Company

provides express boats leaving Laem Tuod Pier, Don Sak District to Na Thon Pier, Ko Samui, Ko Pa Ngan and Ko Tao 2  times a day at 09.00am and 16.00pm.  Moreover they also provides a Bus leaving Bangkok at 17.00pm. and arriving to Ko Samui at 11.00am.  For more Information, please call  077-289894, Ko Samui Office 077-420157, 077-420933

Lomprayah High Speed Ferry

leaves Don Sak Pier, Laem Tuod to Samui Pier 2 times a day, at 10.00am. and 16.00pm. Leaving Ko Samui at 8.00am. and 12.45pm. More information please contact 077-427765 – 6, 077 – 950028 or www.lomprayah.com

  1. Night Boat

You can contact this service at Ban Don Pier. The boat leaves at 23.00pm. to Ko Samui at 05.00am. The boat fare is 150 Baht. The boat leaves Ko Samui at 21.00pm to Surat Thani  at 04.00am.

Getting around Ko Samui

There’s a Songtheaw (local truck) driving around the island, passing some location such as Na Thon Pier, Ferry Pier including beaches for 40-200 Baht fare. Moreover there’s also serviced vans and a Taxis Meter.

Transportation between Ko Samui-Ko Tao-Ko Pha Ngan

From Ko Samui you can travel to Ko Pha Ngan and Ko Tao from many Piers, which are

Mae Nam Pier

Ko Samui-Ko Pha Ngan

The Catamaran of Lomprayah leaves Ko Samui at 8.00am., 12.30pm. and 17.00pm.  and arrives in Ko Pha Ngan at 08.30am., 13.00pm. and 17.30pm. The boat fare is 250 and 300 Baht respectively.

Ko Pha Ngan-Ko Tao

The Catamaran of Lomprayah leaves Ko Pha Ngan at 08.30am. and arrives in Ko Tao at 09.30am. The boat fare is 350 Baht.

Ko Samui-Ko Tao

The Catamaran of Lomprayah leaves Ko Samui at 8.00am., 12.30pm. and arrives in Ko Tao at 09.30am. and 15.00pm. The boat fare is 600 Baht.

Ko Tao-Ko Samui

The Catamaran of Lomprayah leaves Ko Tao at 09.30am. and 15.00pm. and arrives in Ko Samui at 11.20am. and 16.30pm. The boat fare is 600 Baht.

Phra Yai Pier

Ko Samui-Ko Pha Ngan (Rin Nai Beach)

Normal boat leaves Ko Samui at 10.30am., 13.30pm. and   16.00pm. and arrives in Ko Pha Ngan at 11.20am., 13.50pm. and 16.50pm. The boat fare is 150 Baht.

Ko Pha Ngan (Rin Nai Beach)-Ko Samui

Normal boat leaves Ko  Pha Ngan at 09.30am., 11.30am. and 14.30pm. and arrives at Ko Samui at 10.20am., 12.20pm. and 15.20pm. The boat fare is 150 Baht.

Haad Rin Queen Boat leaves Bang Rak Pier, Ko Samui to Rin beach, Ko Pha Ngan every 4 hours. Beginning from 10.30am. and from Rin beach, Ko Pha Ngan to Bang Rak Pier, Ko Samui. Travel time is approximately 45 minutes. The boat fare is 200 Baht. For more information please contact, Ko Samui 0-7742-7650 484-668, Ko Pha Ngan 0-7737-5113.