There are 3 ways to get from Hong Kong to Ko Samui by plane, train, bus, night train, bus and ferry, car 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.

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Fly  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Koh Samui (USM) HKG - USM

$226 - $506

2 alternative options

Train, bus, night train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station
  2. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  3. Take the night train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$232 - $285

Train, bus, drive, ferry  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Tinh
  4. Take the bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
  5. Drive from Bến Bạch Đằng to Don Sak
  6. Take the ferry from Don Sak to Koh Samui

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hong Kong and Ko Samui is 2077 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Hong Kong to Ko Samui, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 20 min.

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Ko Samui is 1 h behind Hong Kong. It is currently 5:53 PM in Hong Kong and 4:53 PM in Ko Samui.

Hong Kong, Thai Airways International, Cathay Pacific and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1915+ hotels available in Ko Samui. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 26 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Ko Samui.
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  • Distance: 1298 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Ko Samui, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways, Hong Kong and three other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Ko Samui hourly.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Hong Kong to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Hong Kong to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$290 - $350
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $35
1st Class Seat
$25 - $50
Business Class Seat
$50 - $65
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Night train from Nong Khai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Paradive Travel
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
29 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Ferry operators
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia

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