There are 6 ways to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by bus, plane, train, bus and ferry 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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Mini Van, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM

$107 - $429

Cheapest option

Minivan, bus and ferry ChokeAnan Tour  •  28 h

  1. Take the Minivan from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Ko Tao
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Koh Samui Airport

$49

4 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kanchanaburi to Nakhon Phathom
  2. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon

$55 - $117

Train, bus and ferry, ferry  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kanchanaburi to Nakhon Phathom
  2. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Hua Hin
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao
  4. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

Minivan, bus and ferry Lomprayah  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Ko Phangan Catamaran

$64

Train, bus and ferry via Chumphon  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kanchanaburi to Nakhon Phathom
  2. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Chumphon
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon Train to Ko Phangan

$60 - $111

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to Minivan and bus and ferry which costs ฿1575 and takes 28 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to Mini Van and fly which costs ฿3400 - ฿14000 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, there are services departing from Kanchanaburi and arriving at Koh Samui Airport via Opposite Southern Bus Terminal, Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San and Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 21 min.

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The distance between Kanchanaburi and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 498 km.

The best way to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 13 h 57 min and costs ฿1700 - ฿3800.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Win Happy, depart from Kanchanaburi station.

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

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Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) bus services, operated by Lomprayah, arrive at Ko Phangan station.

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

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Map of how to get from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 311.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Kanchanaburi, Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the Mini Van to Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal, take the walk to Mo Chit, take the BTS to Phaya Thai, take the train to Suvarnabhumi Airport, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi airport, then fly to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kanchanaburi to Koh Samui Airport (USM) via Nakhon Phathom, Nakhon Pathom, Suratthani Train Station, Surat Thani station, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Surat Thani, and Koh Samui - Nathon in around 13 h 57 min.

Airlines
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
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Kanchanaburi to Nakhon Phathom
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
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
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 Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Ko Phangan
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon Train to Ko Phangan
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
ChokeAnan Tour
Website
chokeanantour.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
chokeanantour.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Koh Samui Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia

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