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Kho Samui Transportation

HOW TO GET THERE
 

BY TRAIN

Several trains leave Bangkok's Hua-lampong Railway Station daily for Surat Thani. The trip takes approximately 13 hours.. Please contact Bangkok 223-7010, 223-7020 for further details.

Time Schedule for Southern Line (Departure)
Time Schedule for Southern Line (Arrival)

 

BY BUS

Airconditioned coaches and non-air-con-ditioned buses leave Bangkok's Southern Bus Terminal every day for the approxi-mately 10-hour trip to Surat Thani.. For further details, please contact Bangkok 434-5558 (non-air) or 414-4978-9 (air).
 

BY AIR

Thai Airways operates daily flights be-tween Bangkok and Surat Thani. Flying time is 50 minutes. Please contact Bangkok 280-0060, or 628-2000 for further details.

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Bangkok Airways operates several daily flights from Bangkok directly to Ko Samui and offers convenient Ko Samui-Phuket connections. Telephone Bangkok 229- 3434 (Fax: 229-3450, 229-4048 Email : Bkkair@l-oxinfo.co .th) for complete de-tails.

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BY CAR

Surat Thani can be most conveniently reached by car from Bangkok by taking Highway 4 (Buddha Monthon Road) to Nakhon Pathom, and thence to Chumphon via Phetchaburi, Hua Hin and Chumphon, and thence onto Highways 41 and 401
 

Surat Thani-Ko Samui Connections
Ko Samui can be reached by ferry, speed-boat or car ferry from Ban Don (Surat Thani town) and Don Sak (Khanom district, Nakhon Si Thammarat province). Current fares and timetables are available from Surat Thani's TAT office.

Samui-Phangan Connections
Daily boat services connect the two islands. Contact the TAT office in Surat Thani for full details.

Bus AND Boat or Ferry (From Bangkok)

Bus & Boat Day Time Rate in Thai Baht
Joint Ticket Dep. Arr. Adult Child (2-12 Yrs)
 BKK-SURAT-SAMUI
Daily 17.00 10.30 *    500    500
 BKK-SURAT-PHA NGAN
Daily 17.00 11.50 *    550    550
 BKK-SURAT-KOH TAO EXPRESS BOAT
Daily 17.00 14.20 *    750    750
 BKK-SURAT-KOH TAO SPEED BOAT
Daily 17.00 14.20 * 1,000 1,000
 BKK-SURAT-PHUKET
Daily 17.00 11.00 *    650    650
 BKK-SURAT-HAT YAI
Daily 17.00 -    800    800
 BKK-SURAT-PENANG
Daily 17.00 -    850    850
 BKK-SURAT-BUTTERWORTH
Daily 17.00 -    850   850
 BKK-SURAT-KUALA LUMPUR
Daily 17.00 - 1,200 1,200
 BKK-SURAT-SINGAPORE
Daily 17.00 - 1,400 1,400


* = Arrival next day

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