There are 4 ways to get from Cha-am to Koh Tao by bus and ferry, train, ferry or plane

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

Bus and ferry  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao Catamaran

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ban Chaam to Chumphon 169 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao Catamaran

$30 - $57

2 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Ban Chaam to Chumphon 169 Hua Lamphong - Yala - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$47 - $74

Train, fly, bus and ferry  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ban Chaam to Bang Sue
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$136 - $484

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cha-am and Koh Tao is 301 km.

The best way to get from Cha-am to Koh Tao without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 7 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Cha-am to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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

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There are 225+ hotels available in Koh Tao. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cha-am to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 188 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 58 min

What companies run services between Cha-am, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

Lomprayah operates a vehicle from Cha-am to Koh Tao twice daily, and the journey takes 6 h 15 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 Ban Chaam to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
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
Train from Ban Chaam to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators

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