There are 3 ways to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta by bus, taxi, 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.

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Bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Don Sak Pier to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  2. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Ko Lanta

฿1345 - ฿1510

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Taxi, train, ferry  •  9h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Kantang
  3. Take the ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta

฿1918 - ฿3237

Ferry, fly  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Phuket (HKT) USM - HKT
  3. Take the ferry from Ao Po Pier, Phuket to Koh Lanta

฿4247 - ฿8953

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta is to bus which costs ฿1300 - ฿1600 and takes 7h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta is to bus which costs ฿1300 - ฿1600 and takes 7h 57m.

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The distance between Don Sak and Ko Lanta is 198 km.

The best way to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta without a car is to bus which takes 7h 57m and costs ฿1300 - ฿1600.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 471+ hotels available in Ko Lanta. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Don Sak to Ko Lanta.
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  • Distance: 198.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Don Sak, Thailand and Ko Lanta, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Don Sak to Ko Lanta via Don Sak Pier, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, and Ko Lanta in around 7h 57m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2800 - ฿11000
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Kantang
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿300 - ฿1100
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.thairailwayticket.com/eTSRT/default.aspx?language=1
3rd Class (Seat)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
2nd Class (Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
1st Class (Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Don Sak Pier to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿110
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Ko Lanta
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿550
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Tigerline Ferry
Phone
+66980 168 181
Email
168ferry@gmail.com
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Hat Yao Pier to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿1300
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Ao Po Pier, Phuket to Koh Lanta
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿1500
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿360 - ฿440
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿220 - ฿310
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Don Sak to Surat Thani Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
฿500 - ฿650
Surat Thani Taxi
Phone
+66 77 489288
Koh Samui Taxi
Website
kohsamuitaxi.com

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