There is 1 way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Yao by ferry or bus and ferry

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Ferry, bus and ferry, Longtail Boat  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
  4. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Yao Noi

$54 - $71

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The distance between Ko Samui and Ko Yao is 217 km.

The best way to get from Ko Samui to Ko Yao without a car is to ferry and bus and ferry and Longtail Boat which takes 11 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 52 min to get from Ko Samui to Ko Yao, including transfers.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Ko Yao. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ko Samui to Ko Yao.
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  • Distance: 135.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 52 min

What companies run services between Ko Samui, Thailand and Ko Yao, Phangnga, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ko Samui to Ko Yao. However, you can take the ferry to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan, take the bus and ferry to Krabi Bus, take the walk to Krabi Town Pier, take the Longtail Boat to Railay East, take the walk to Railay Beach, then take the ferry to Koh Yao Noi.

Bus operators
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia

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