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

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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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

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry Krungsiam Tour  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ratchadamnoen Avenue to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$50

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry Lomprayah  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Koh Samui Mae Nam Catamaran

$62 - $66

Train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 32 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

$54 - $119

Busferry  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Take the busferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier

$53

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1628 and takes 22 h 5 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 takes 2 h 54 min and costs ฿3300 - ฿14000.

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

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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No, there is no direct bus from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Bangkok Don Muang Airport and arriving at Koh Samui Airport via Bangkok Khao San Road and Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 6 min.

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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, Lomprayah operates a vehicle from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Koh Samui Airport (USM) twice daily. Tickets cost $43 and the journey takes 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
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
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Krungsiam Tour
Website
krungsiamtour.com
Bus and ferry from Ratchadamnoen Avenue to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia

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