There are 4 ways to get from Pattaya to Ko Pha Ngan by plane, bus, ferry or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Utapao  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Koh Samui (USM) UTP - USM

$154 - $400

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Busferry, ferry  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the busferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong - Samui
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$42 - $72

2 alternative options

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM

$135 - $459

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Phangan Catamaran

Questions & Answers

The distance between Pattaya and Ko Pha Ngan is 371 km.

The best way to get from Pattaya to Ko Pha Ngan without a car is to ferry and bus and ferry which takes 11 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Pattaya to Ko Pha Ngan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Utapao Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Utapao Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1569+ hotels available in Ko Pha Ngan. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Utapao Airport is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Pattaya to Ko Pha Ngan.
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  • Distance: 232.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Pattaya to Ko Pha Ngan once daily.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Utapao to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airportpattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia

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