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There are 3 ways to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae by ferry, bus or train

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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Fast Ferry, bus, minivan

  1. Take the Fast Ferry from Ko Samet Na Dan Pier to Ban Phe Pier
  2. Take the bus from Rayong Tour Office Sai 4 to Southern Terminal
  3. Take the minivan from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Thap Sakae

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Fast Ferry, Minibus, train

  1. Take the Fast Ferry from Ko Samet Na Dan Pier to Ban Phe Pier
  2. Take the Minibus from Nuanthip Pier/Ban Phe to Bangkok station
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Thap Sakae

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Local Ferry, bus, train

  1. Take the Local Ferry from Ko Samet to Nuanthip Pier
  2. Take the bus from Rayong to Pattaya Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Pattaya Bus Terminal to Cha-am Intersection
  4. Take the train from Ban Chaam to Thap Sakae

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The most affordable way to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae is to Fast Ferry and bus and minivan, which costs ฿741 and takes 11h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae is to Fast Ferry and bus and minivan which costs ฿741 and takes 11h 16m.

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The distance between Ko Samet and Thap Sakae is 232 km.

The best way to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae without a car is to Fast Ferry and bus and minivan which takes 11h 16m and costs ฿741.

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It takes approximately 11h 16m to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae, including transfers.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Thap Sakae. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae.
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  • Distance: 231.5 km
  • Duration: 11h 16m

What companies run services between Ko Samet, Rayong, Thailand and Thap Sakae, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae. However, you can take the Fast Ferry to Ban Phe Pier, take the walk to Ban Phe, take the Songtaew to Rayong Bus Terminal, take the walk to Rayong Tour Office Sai 4, take the bus to Southern Terminal, take the walk to Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok, then take the minivan to Thap Sakae. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Samet to Thap Sakae via Ban Phe Pier, Nuanthip Pier/Ban Phe, Bangkok station, and Hua Lamphong in around 11h 52m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Thap Sakae
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿120 - ฿1300
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿120 - ฿220
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿600 - ฿850
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿330 - ฿460
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿950 - ฿1300
Train from Ban Chaam to Thap Sakae
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿70 - ฿1100
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
฿70 - ฿180
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿800
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿270 - ฿380
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿800 - ฿1100
Bus operators
Bang Saphan Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok to Thap Sakae
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿291
Schedules at
12go.asia
Local bus
Bus from Nuanthip Pier/Ban Phe to Bangkok station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿150
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Rayong to Pattaya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿90 - ฿130
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Bell Travel Service
Phone
66 (0) 2747-4673
Website
belltravelservice.com
Bus from Pattaya Bus Terminal to Cha-am Intersection
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿426
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Khokaew Phitsadan
Phone
+66 95 -950 3202
Website
samedferry.com
Ferry from Ko Samet Na Dan Pier to Ban Phe Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿150
Schedules at
samedferry.com
Local Ferry
Ferry from Ko Samet to Nuanthip Pier
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿50

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