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There are 5 ways to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui by taxi, bus, ferry, shuttle, 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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Taxi, Mini Van, ferry  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Khao Lak to Khao Sok National Park
  2. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok National Park to Surat Thani Phantip Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$74 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, Mini Van, ferry  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Khao Lak to Khao Sok
  2. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok National Park to Surat Thani Phantip Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$36 - $41

3 alternative options

Private Transfer, bus, ferry  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Khao Lak to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Take the bus from Surat Thani Airport to Don Sak Pier
  3. Take the ferry from Don Sak to Koh Samui

$183 - $184

Bus, Mini Van, bus and ferry  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Khao Lak to Khao Sok
  2. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok to Surat Thani station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$44 - $46

Fly  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM

$176 - $302

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui is to bus and Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿1100 - ฿1400 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui is to fly which costs ฿5500 - ฿10000 and takes 4 h.

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The distance between Khao Lak and Ko Samui is 213 km.

The best way to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui without a car is to taxi and Mini Van and ferry which takes 6 h 45 min and costs ฿2400 - ฿2900.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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There are 1952+ hotels available in Ko Samui. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Khao Lak to Ko Samui.
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  • Distance: 132.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Khao Lak, Phangnga, Thailand and Ko Samui, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Khao Lak to Ko Samui 5 times a day.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Khao Sok National Park to Surat Thani Phantip Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Surat Thani Airport to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bus from Khao Sok to Surat Thani station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Khao Lak to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Andaman Taxis
Phone
+66 (09) 5189-8535
Email
andamantaxis@gmail.com
Website
andamantaxis.com
Shuttle from Khao Lak to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$162
Schedules at
andamantaxis.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Khao Lak to Khao Sok National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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