There are 4 ways to get from Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao by bus and ferry, train, ferry, 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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Bus and ferry, train, ferry  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Chang Center Point Pier to Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
  3. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$74 - $103

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Bus and ferry  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Chang Center Point Pier to Hua Hin
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao Catamaran

Car ferry, fly to Koh Samui, bus and ferry  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ko Chang to Ao Thammachat Pier
  2. Fly from Trat (TDX) to Koh Samui (USM) TDX - USM
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$212 - $487

Car ferry, fly to Surat Thani, ferry  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ko Chang to Ao Thammachat Pier
  2. Fly from Trat (TDX) to Surat Thani (URT) TDX - URT
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao

$151 - $472

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ko Chang Tai and Koh Tao is 348 km.

The best way to get from Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 13 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 11 min to get from Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trat Airport to Koh Samui Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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

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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 Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 217.7 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 11 min

What companies run services between Ko Chang Tai, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao. However, you can take the taxi to Ko Chang Center Point Pier, take the bus and ferry to Hua Hin, take the walk to Hua Hin, take the train to Chumphon, take the drive to Chumphon, take the ferry to Ko Tao, then take the drive to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Chang Tai to Koh Tao via Ko Chang Center Point Pier, Hua Hin, Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin, and Ko Tao in around 13 h 24 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
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
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Trat to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Chang Center Point Pier to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
car ferry
Car ferry from Ko Chang to Ao Thammachat Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
kohchangferries.com

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