There are 4 ways to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by plane, taxi, bus and ferry, bus or ferry

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Map of how to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 156.9 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Phuket Airport (HKT), Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Bus operators
Seatran Discovery
Mini Van
Bus from Phuket Bus Station to Phang Nga
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Ferry operators
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
Avg. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach (Station)
Avg. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Avg. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Phuket Taxi
Website
phukettaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM)?

The distance between Phuket Airport (HKT) and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 251 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM)?

The cheapest way to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to Mini Van and bus and bus and ferry which costs ฿1010 and takes 10 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM)?

The quickest way to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to fly which takes 55 min and costs ฿3200.

Is there a direct bus between Phuket Airport (HKT) and Koh Samui Airport (USM)?

No, there is no direct bus from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Phuket Airport and arriving at Bangrak Pier Koh Samui via Phuket Bus Station, Phang Nga and Krabi Seatran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Phuket Airport (HKT) to Koh Samui Airport (USM)?

It takes approximately 55 min to fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM), including transfers and time at the airport.