There are 7 ways to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui by train, ferry, bus and ferry, taxi, car 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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Train, ferry  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Surat Thani Train Station 43 Hua Lamphong - Surat Thani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

฿859 - ฿2242

Cheapest option

Train, bus and ferry via Chumphon  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Surat Thani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

฿349 - ฿1875

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Bus and ferry  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

฿440 - ฿950

Train, bus and ferry  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Surat Thani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon Train Station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

฿999 - ฿2025

Taxi, car ferry  •  9h 32m

  1. Take a taxi from Hua Hin to Don Sak Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Don Sak Pier to Koh Samui

฿3598 - ฿4229

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue Junction
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM

฿3294 - ฿13323

Ferry to Utapao, fly  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
  2. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Koh Samui (USM) UTP - USM

฿5082 - ฿13702

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui is to bus and ferry which costs ฿440 - ฿950 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui is to train and fly which costs ฿3200 - ฿14000 and takes 7h 40m.

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

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

The best way to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 20m and costs ฿850 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 8h 20m to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui, including transfers.

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Hua Hin to Ko Samui bus services, operated by Yellow Bus, depart from Hua Hin station.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Hua Hin to Ko Samui bus services, operated by Yellow Bus, arrive at Koh Samui - Nathon station.

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Map of how to get from Hua Hin to Ko Samui.
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  • Distance: 337.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 20m

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

Yellow Bus operates a vehicle from Hua Hin to Koh Samui - Nathon twice daily. Tickets cost ฿440 - ฿950 and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3200 - ฿15000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3200 - ฿15000
Flights from Utapao to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3700 - ฿12000
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Surat Thani Train Station
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿130 - ฿1300
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿130 - ฿230
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿650 - ฿900
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿350 - ฿480
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1000 - ฿1300
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿95 - ฿1200
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿95 - ฿200
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿300 - ฿420
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1200
Train from Hua Hin to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿90 - ฿1100
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿90 - ฿190
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿290 - ฿400
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿850 - ฿1100
Bus operators
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿250 - ฿750
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Hin to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿440 - ฿950
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon Train Station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿900
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Phone
038-488-999
Email
info@royalferrygroup.com
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1250
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Economy Class
฿1250
Business Class
฿1550
VIP Room for 4
฿7000
Other operators
Taxi from Hua Hin to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
Estimated price
฿3400 - ฿4100
Thai Happy Taxi
Phone
+66841158210
Website
thaihappytaxi.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Bliss Travel
Phone
+6632900202
Website
taxiservicehuahin.com

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

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There are 2202+ hotels available in Ko Samui. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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