There are 5 ways to get from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by bus, plane, taxi, train, 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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Minivan, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the Minivan from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Koh Samui (USM) HDY - USM

$138 - $318

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Mini Van, Longtail Boat, bus and ferry  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pak Bara Pier to Aonang
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$43

3 alternative options

Taxi, train, ferry  •  11 h

  1. Take a taxi from Ban Pak Bara to Kantang
  2. Take the train from Kantang to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$131 - $180

Mini Van, bus and ferry via Ko Phangan  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pak Bara Pier to Aonang
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Aonang Beach to Ko Phangan

$53

Mini Van, bus and ferry  •  15 h

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pak Bara Pier to Aonang
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Aonang Beach to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Pak Bara Pier and arriving at Koh Samui Airport via Aonang Beach and Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 22 min.

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The distance between Ban Pak Bara and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 302 km.

The best way to get from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to taxi and train and ferry which takes 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Jolly Travel, depart from Pak Bara Pier station.

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There is no direct flight from Hat Yai Airport to Koh Samui Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Songserm, arrive at Ko Phangan station.

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Scoot Tigerair , Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Hat Yai Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1942+ hotels available in Koh Samui Airport (USM). Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 188.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Ban Pak Bara, Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ban Pak Bara to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the Minivan to Hat Yai Airport, take the walk to Hat Yai airport, then fly to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kantang, take the train to Suratthani Train Station, take the walk to Surat Thani station, take the bus to Surathani Talad Kaset Station, take the walk to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, take the ferry to Koh Samui Nathon Pier, then take the taxi to Koh Samui Airport (USM).

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Kantang to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Lipe Ferry and Speed Boat
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Hat Yai Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Pak Bara Pier to Aonang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Aonang Beach to Ko Phangan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus and ferry from Aonang Beach to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Ban Pak Bara to Kantang
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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