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There are 6 ways to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi by plane, bus and ferry, train, car, ferry or car ferry

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Fly  •  3h 7m

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

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Rajah Ferry Khao San to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier

4 alternative options

Train, drive, ferry  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Surat Thani Train Station
  2. Drive from Surat Thani Train Station to Don Sak
  3. Take the ferry from Don Sak to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

Bus and ferry via Ratchadamnoen Avenue  •  15h 36m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ratchadamnoen Avenue to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier

Train, bus and ferry  •  16h 26m

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon 37 Hua Lamphong - Sungai Kolok - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon Train Station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 44m

  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

133 Weekly Planes
1h 21m Average Duration
฿2055 Cheapest Price
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Bangkok → Lipa Noi
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lipa Noi is 1422.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lipa Noi is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lipa Noi is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1422.

Last updated: 5 Jan 2023
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi is to bus and ferry which costs ฿850 - ฿900 and takes 12h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi is to fly which costs ฿3000 - ฿13000 and takes 3h 7m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Lipa Noi is 478 km.

The best way to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 12h 36m and costs ฿850 - ฿900.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 898+ hotels available in Lipa Noi. 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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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Lipa Noi.
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  • Distance: 477.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Lipa Noi, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Bangkok to Lipa Noi hourly. Alternatively, Raja Ferry operates a vehicle from Bangkok Rajah Ferry Khao San to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier once daily. Tickets cost ฿650 and the journey takes 12h 30m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿10000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿10000
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
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
฿150 - ฿1400
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)
฿150 - ฿250
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿650 - ฿900
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿360 - ฿500
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1000 - ฿1400
Bus operators
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Rajah Ferry Khao San to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿650
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
Krungsiam Tour
Phone
0863036540
Email
krungsiamairbus@gmail.com
Website
krungsiamtour.com
Bus and ferry from Ratchadamnoen Avenue to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1311
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon Train Station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿900
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
Ferry operators

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