There are 5 ways to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by bus, plane, train, bus and ferry or ferry

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Public Van, fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the Public Van from Bangkok Don Muang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM

$101 - $422

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Train, bus and ferry via Chumphon  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon Train to Ko Phangan

$52 - $87

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Train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bang Sue to Suratthani Train Station 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

$55 - $120

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Ko Tao Catamaran
  2. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$56 - $61

Bus and ferry  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$58 - $59

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The cheapest way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to bus and ferry and ferry which costs ฿1800 - ฿2000 and takes 13 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to Public Van and fly which costs ฿3200 - ฿14000 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Donmueang (Cargo) and arriving at Koh Samui Airport via Hua Lamphong station and Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 49 min.

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The distance between Don Muang Airport (DMK) and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 489 km.

The best way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 13 h 38 min and costs ฿1700 - ฿3900.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, arrive at Hua Lamphong station.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, arrive at Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan station.

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

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Map of how to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 305.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Don Muang Airport (DMK), Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the Public Van to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi airport, then fly to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) via Bang Sue, Suratthani Train Station, Surat Thani station, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Surat Thani, and Koh Samui - Nathon in around 13 h 38 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
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
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Bangkok Don Muang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Paradive Travel
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon Train to Ko Phangan
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia

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