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There are 11 ways to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam by ferry, plane, bus and ferry, car ferry, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  6h 46m

  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) USM - SGN

$95 - $314

Cheapest option

Ferry, train, bus, drive  •  35h 39m

  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

$54 - $150

9 alternative options

Bus and ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  10h 21m

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

$83 - $229

Bus and ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Danang  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Phangan to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Danang (DAD) URT - DAD

$96 - $287

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Danang  •  7h 4m

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

$118 - $402

Car ferry, bus to Nakhon Si Thammarat, fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the car ferry from Koh Phangan to Don Sak Pier
  2. Take the bus from Don Sak Seatran Ferry to Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport
  3. Fly from Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) NST - SGN

$72 - $234

Car ferry, bus and ferry, bus  •  36h 47m

  1. Take the car ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier to Bangkok Khao San Road
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City

$73 - $76

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  38h 11m

  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 Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City

$60 - $142

Bus and ferry, bus  •  38h 17m

  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 Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City

$77 - $80

Speedboat, bus and ferry, bus  •  43h 49m

  1. Take the Speedboat from Ko Phangan to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
  3. Take the bus from Rayong to Aranyaprathet
  4. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Siem Reap
  5. Take the bus from Siem Reap Mekong Express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express

$64 - $100

Car ferry, drive  •  24h 54m

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

$138 - $208

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.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Thailand

Last updated: January 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam is to car ferry and bus and ferry and bus which costs ฿2150 - ฿2300 and takes 36h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam is to ferry and fly which costs ฿2800 - ฿9500 and takes 6h 46m.

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

The best way to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and bus which takes 36h 47m and costs ฿2150 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 6h 46m to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Koh Samui Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Jetstar Asia Airways, Thai Vietjet Air, Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Koh Samui Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ko Pha Ngan to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1001.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 46m

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

There is no direct connection from Ko Pha Ngan 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, then take the taxi to Ho Chi Minh City. Alternatively, you can take the bus and ferry to Surat Thani Airport, take the walk to Surat Thani airport, fly to Tan Son Nhat, then take the taxi to Ho Chi Minh City.

Airlines
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Surat Thani to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Surat Thani to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Koh Samui to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Surat Thani to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Flights from Surat Thani to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Flights from Koh Samui to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Koh Samui to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $200
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
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $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)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$13 - $19
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 - $40
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 - $7
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$20 - $27
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$10 - $14
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$29 - $40
Train from Chumphon to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $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)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$22 - $30
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$12 - $17
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $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
Phantip Travel
Phone
+66 (0)77 272230
Email
info@phantiptravel.com
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Don Sak Seatran Ferry to Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
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
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
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
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.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
$29
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Rayong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Aranyaprathet to Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Mekong Express
Phone
85512787839
Email
info@catmekongexpress.com
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Siem Reap Mekong Express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
baolau.com
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
$9 - $12
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
$10 - $13
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Raja Ferry
Phone
02 2768 211-2
Email
info@rajaferryport.com
Website
rajaferryport.com
Car ferry from Koh Phangan to Don Sak Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Car ferry from Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier to Ko Samui Lipa Noi Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rajaferryport.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
$22 - $29
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Ko Phangan to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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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