There are 5 ways to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai by ferry, bus and ferry, shuttle, car ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Ferry, bus and ferry, Private Transfer, car ferry  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Hua Hin to Ao Thammachat
  4. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
  2. Take the bus from Rayong to Trat 638
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$40 - $63

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Bus and ferry, Minivan, car ferry  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Minivan from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$41 - $56

Bus and ferry  •  21 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Samui to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Ko Chang Center Point Pier

$44 - $58

Fly, car ferry  •  5 h 35 min

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

$213 - $491

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai is to bus and ferry and Minivan and car ferry which costs ฿1300 - ฿1800 and takes 20 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai is to fly and car ferry which costs ฿6500 - ฿16000 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Ko Samui and Ko Chang Tai is 382 km.

The best way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai without a car is to ferry and bus and ferry and Private Transfer and car ferry which takes 20 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 20 h 7 min to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Koh Samui Airport to Trat Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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

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There are 294+ hotels available in Ko Chang Tai. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ko Samui to Koh Samui Airport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs ฿800 - ฿1000.

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Map of how to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai.
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  • Distance: 238.9 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 7 min

What companies run services between Ko Samui, Thailand and Ko Chang Tai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai. However, you can take the ferry to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan, take the walk to Ko Phangan, take the bus and ferry to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin, take the walk to Hua Hin, take the Private Transfer to Ao Thammachat, take the walk to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the taxi to Ko Chang Tai. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai via Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal, Southern Bus Terminal Bangkok, Major Ekamai, Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai, Ao Thammachat Pier, and Ko Chang in around 20 h 58 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Bus operators
Koh Chang Minibus
Website
kohchangminibus.com
Shuttle from Hua Hin to Ao Thammachat
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$201
Schedules at
kohchangminibus.com
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Khao San Road to Ko Chang Center Point Pier
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Rayong to Trat
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
kohchangferries.com

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