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There are 4 ways to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai by ferry, train, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry, shuttle 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, train, minivan, car ferry  •  19h 20m

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Bang Sue
  3. Take the minivan from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
  4. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$62 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, Minibus, car ferry  •  23h 55m

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

$41 - $52

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus and ferry, Private Transfer, car ferry  •  25h 24m

  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 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

$252 - $258

Fly, car ferry  •  6h 47m

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

$190 - $464

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai is to bus and ferry and Minibus and car ferry which costs ฿1300 - ฿1700 and takes 23h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Chang Tai is to fly and car ferry which costs ฿6000 - ฿16000 and takes 6h 47m.

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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 train and minivan and car ferry which takes 19h 20m and costs ฿2000 - ฿3600.

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It takes approximately 19h 20m 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 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Koh Samui Airport to Trat Airport.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Ko Chang Tai. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ko Samui to Koh Samui Airport is to bus which takes 44m and costs ฿100.

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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: 19h 20m

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 Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, take the taxi to Surat Thani Train Station, take the train to Bang Sue, take the walk to Bang Sue MRT Station, take the MRT to Chatuchak Park, take the walk to Mo Chit, take the BTS to Ekkamai, take the walk to Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai, take the minivan to Ao Thammachat Pier, 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 Rayong, Rayong Bus Terminal 2, Trat Bus Station, Ao Thammachat Pier, Ao Thammachat Pier, and Ko Chang in around 23h 55m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Koh Samui to Trat via Phuket, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules 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
$21 - $29
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Minibus
Bus from Rayong Bus Terminal 2 to Trat Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Koh Chang Minibus
Phone
+66-(0)8-7785-7695
Email
info@kohchangminibus.com
Website
kohchangminibus.com
Shuttle from Hua Hin to Ao Thammachat
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$199
Schedules at
kohchangminibus.com
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Phone
+66 (0) 2629 0011
Email
info@lomprayah.com
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
car ferry
Car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
kohchangferries.com
Seatran Discovery
Phone
(+66) 02 240 2582
Email
info@seatrandiscovery.com
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui to Ko Phangan
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia

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