There are 2 ways to get from Hua Hin to Koh Tao by bus and ferry, train or ferry

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Bus and ferry  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao Catamaran

$6 - $8

1 alternative option

Train, ferry  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao Catamaran

$30 - $57

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hua Hin and Koh Tao is 275 km.

The best way to get from Hua Hin to Koh Tao without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 6 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Hua Hin to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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There are 225+ hotels available in Koh Tao. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hua Hin to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 172 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Hua Hin, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

Lomprayah operates a vehicle from Hua Hin to Koh Tao twice daily, and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
Book at
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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