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There are 10 ways to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam by ferry, plane, bus and ferry, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Take the ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

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Ferry, train, bus, drive

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Phangan to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  4. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  5. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  6. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City

8 alternative options

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Noi Bai International

  1. Take the ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Danang

  1. Take the ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Danang (DAD)

Bus and ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Phangan to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Bus and ferry, bus via Bangkok

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Sutthisan MRT Veronica Residence
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office

Ferry, bus and ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Koh Samui
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office

Bus and ferry, bus

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Bangkok Khao San Road
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Bus and ferry, train, bus

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Chumphon Train
  2. Take the train from Chumphon to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  4. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  5. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Koh Phangan to Don Sak Pier
  2. Drive from Don Sak Pier to Ho Chi Minh City

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: January 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam is to bus and ferry and bus which costs ฿2370 - ฿2410 and takes 41h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam is to ferry and fly which costs ฿8500 - ฿14000 and takes 7h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier and arriving at Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express via Krisda City 14 Villages Across Southern Bus Station, Bangkok Khao San Road and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 39m.

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The distance between Ko Pha Ngan (Region) and Vietnam is 1002 km.

The best way to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam without a car is to bus and ferry and bus via Bangkok which takes 38h 41m and costs ฿3000 - ฿3040.

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It takes approximately 9h 15m to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam bus services, operated by Thai Sriram Tour, depart from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier station.

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There is no direct flight from Koh Samui Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, arrive at Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express station.

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Cathay Pacific, Vietjet Air, Vietnam Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Koh Samui Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1001.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 15m

What companies run services between Ko Pha Ngan (Region), Thailand and Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Ko Pha Ngan (Region) to Vietnam. However, you can take the ferry to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui, take the walk to Bangrak, take the bus to Koh Samui Airport, take the walk to Koh Samui airport, fly to Tan Son Nhat, take the walk to Tan Son Nhat International Airport, then take the line 49 bus to Ho Chi Minh City. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui, take the walk to Bangrak, take the bus to Koh Samui Airport, take the walk to Koh Samui airport, fly to Noi Bai International, take the walk to Noi Bai Airport T1, then take the bus to Hanoi.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Koh Samui to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Koh Samui to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Koh Samui to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Surat Thani to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $430
Flights from Koh Samui to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $420
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Phuket, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi, Danang
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Noi Bai International via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Noi Bai International via Krabi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$21 - $29
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$12 - $18
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$18 - $25
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Chumphon to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $45
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$20 - $27
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$11 - $16
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$30 - $45
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
royalrailway.easybook.com
Bus operators
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Sutthisan MRT Veronica Residence
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Chumphon Train
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Lomprayah
Phone
+66 (0) 2629 0011
Email
info@lomprayah.com
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Koh Phangan to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia

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