There are 5 ways to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui by ferry, bus, bus and 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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Ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  26 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Ko Phangan
  4. Take the ferry from Ko Phangan to Koh Samui

$97 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Ko Samui

$49 - $61

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Ferry, bus, bus and ferry Yellow Bus  •  36 h 31 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Trat
  3. Take the bus from Khlung to Rayong 638
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Rayong to Koh Samui - Nathon

$61 - $96

Ferry to Sihanoukville, fly  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Fly from Sihanoukville (KOS) to Koh Samui (USM) KOS - USM

$161 - $772

Ferry, bus to Trat, fly  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Trat
  3. Fly from Trat (TDX) to Koh Samui (USM) TDX - USM

$253 - $545

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $45 - $65 and takes 28 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui is to ferry and fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between Kaoh Rung and Ko Samui is 385 km.

The best way to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui without a car is to ferry and bus and bus and ferry which takes 26 h 48 min and costs $95 - $120.

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It takes approximately 26 h 48 min to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sihanoukville Airport to Koh Samui Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 20 min and has two stopovers.

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Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Lanmei Airlines, AirAsia and seven other airlines offer flights from Sihanoukville Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1901+ hotels available in Ko Samui. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui.
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  • Distance: 240.4 miles
  • Duration: 26 h 48 min

What companies run services between Kaoh Rung, Cambodia and Ko Samui, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui. However, you can take the ferry to Sihanouk Ville, take the taxi to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express, take the bus to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office, take the walk to National Theatre, take the bus to Wat Chanasongkram, take the walk to Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San, take the bus and ferry to Ko Phangan, then take the ferry to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kaoh Rung to Ko Samui via Sihanoukville station, Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express, Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office, Khok Wua Intersection Opposite Lottery, and Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal in around 28 h 21 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Siem Reap, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Phnom Penh, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Trat to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Trat to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Siem Reap, Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sihanoukville to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Bus operators
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Khaosan Road Travel Mart Office
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Trat
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Khlung to Rayong
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Rayong to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Ferry operators
Buva Sea Cambodia
Website
buvasea.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
buvasea.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
GTVC Speedboat
Website
gtvcspeedboat.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
gtvcspeedboat.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Speed Ferry Cambodia
Website
speedferrycambodia.com
Ferry from Ko Rong to Sihanouk Ville Occhuteal Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
speedferrycambodia.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Ko Phangan to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia

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