Directions from Hat Yai to Ko Samui

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Recommended option

Minivan, bus and ferry  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

$16 - $18

Cheapest option

Mini Van, bus, ferry  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Songkhla to Suratthani
  2. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Don Sak Pier
  3. Take the ferry from Don Sak to Koh Samui

$14 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry via Surat Thani  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

$19 - $47

Train, bus and ferry  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station 42 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier Catamaran

$34 - $60

Fly  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Hat Yai (HDY) to Koh Samui (USM) HDY - USM

$157 - $343

What companies run services between Hat Yai, Thailand and Ko Samui, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways, Thai Smile and Scoot Tigerair fly from Hat Yai to Ko Samui hourly.

Airlines
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
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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
Mini Van
Bus from Songkhla to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hat Yai and Ko Samui is 287 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hat Yai to Ko Samui is to Mini Van and bus and ferry which costs ฿440 - ฿490 and takes 11 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Hat Yai to Ko Samui is to fly which takes 3 h 39 min and costs ฿5000 - ฿11000.

No, there is no direct bus from Hat Yai to Ko Samui. However, there are services departing from Hat Yai Bus Terminal and arriving at Koh Samui - Nathon via Surat Thani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Hat Yai to Ko Samui, including transfers.