There are 8 ways to get from Butterworth to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by train, plane, bus and ferry, bus or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

KTM Komuter to Hat Yai, fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  2. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Koh Samui (USM) HDY - USM

$137 - $321

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kangar
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$36 - $39

6 alternative options

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Koh Samui (USM) AOR - USM

$227 - $759

Train to Ipoh, fly  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Koh Samui (USM) IPH - USM

$188 - $713

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Koh Samui (USM) KUL - USM

$143 - $439

KTM Komuter, train, bus and ferry  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon

$54 - $110

KTM Komuter, bus, Minivan, ferry  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  2. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  4. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

KTM Komuter, train, bus and ferry via Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Phangan

$60 - $108

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to bus and bus and ferry which costs RM 140 - RM 160 and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to KTM Komuter and fly which takes 6 h 37 min and costs RM 550 - RM 1300.

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The distance between Butterworth and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 463 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Butterworth to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Butterworth to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the KTM Komuter to Padang Besar, take the drive to Hat Yai airport, then fly to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take the KTM Komuter to Anak Bukit, take the taxi to Alor Setar airport, then fly to Koh Samui.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Ipoh to Koh Samui via Singapore, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Hat Yai to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Ipoh to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Ipoh to Koh Samui via Singapore, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
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
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Ipoh to Koh Samui via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Alor Setar to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from Butterworth to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$18 - $21
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Bus operators
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
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kangar
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Seatran Discovery
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Ferry operators

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