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There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by plane, bus and ferry, train, ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly from Suvarnabhumi

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM)

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Bus and ferry via Khaosan Road Songserm

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Ko Samui

Fly from Don Muang

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Koh Samui (USM)

Bus and ferry

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Surat Thani Train Station
  2. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

Ferry

  1. Take the ferry from Khao San Lomprayah to Bangrak Pier

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Don Sak Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Don Sak Pier to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier

Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) flights

The flight time between Suvarnabhumi (BKK) and Koh Samui (USM) is around 1h 14m and covers a distance of around 467 km. Services are operated by Bangkok Airways. Typically 87 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

87 Weekly Planes
1h 14m Average Duration
฿2158 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to bus and ferry via Khaosan Road Songserm which costs ฿990 and takes 18h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to fly which costs ฿2100 - ฿7000 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok station to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Hua Lamphong station and arriving at Koh Samui Airport via Koh Samui Nathon Pier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 12m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 470 km.

The best way to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 14h 12m and costs ฿1440.

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It takes approximately 2h 31m to get from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, depart from Hua Lamphong station.

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

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Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Paradive Travel, arrive at Koh Samui Nathon Pier 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 Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 469.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 31m

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

Bangkok Airways flies from Bangkok to Koh Samui Airport (USM) every 2 hours. Alternatively, Paradive Travel operates a vehicle from Hua Lamphong station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier once daily. Tickets cost ฿1300 and the journey takes 12h 42m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿9000
Flights from Don Muang to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1700 - ฿5500
Flights from Don Muang to Koh Samui via Krabi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿5000
Flights from Don Muang to Koh Samui via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿12000
Flights from Don Muang to Koh Samui via Chiang Mai, Krabi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
฿3500 - ฿12000
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue Junction to Surat Thani Train Station
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿190 - ฿1500
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿190 - ฿280
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿410 - ฿600
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1100 - ฿1500
Bus operators
Paradive Travel
Phone
081-453-5199
Email
natt2543@hotmail.com
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1300
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Ko Samui
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿850
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Phone
+66 (0) 2629 0011
Email
info@lomprayah.com
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿550 - ฿750
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Khao San Lomprayah to Bangrak Pier
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1650
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Car ferry from Don Sak Pier to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿140
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
rajaferryport.com

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There are 1304+ hotels available in Koh Samui Airport (USM). Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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