There are 5 ways to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui by train, bus and ferry, plane 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

Train, bus and ferry  •  8 h 25 min

  1. 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...
  2. 393 Rayong

$21 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  8 h 55 min

  1. 393 Rayong

$15 - $45

3 alternative options

Busferry  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Catamaran
  2. Catamaran

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. BKK - USM

$133 - $484

Ferry to Utapao, fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. UTP - USM

$175 - $422

What companies run services between Hua Hin, Thailand and Ko Samui, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Hua Hin to Ko Samui. However, you can take the train to Chumphon, take the walk to Chumphon, then take the bus and ferry to Koh Samui - Nathon. Alternatively, Yellow Bus operates a vehicle from Hua Hin to Ko Samui twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $45 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Flights from Utapao to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $45
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Ko Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hua Hin and Ko Samui is 337 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui is to bus and ferry which costs ฿500 - ฿1300 and takes 8 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui is to ferry and fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs ฿5500 - ฿14000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hua Hin and arriving at Koh Samui - Nathon. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui, including transfers.