There are 7 ways to get from Ko Yao to Koh Tao by bus and ferry, 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.

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Bus and ferry  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Ko Tao

$30 - $42

6 alternative options

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Koh Phangan Laemsory Ferry
  2. Take the ferry from Ko Phangan to Ko Tao Catamaran

$38 - $40

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Phang Nga to Surat Thani
  2. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao

$35 - $44

Ferry, Longtail Boat, bus and ferry  •  12 h

  1. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
  2. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi to Ko Tao

$68 - $77

Fly Phuket to Koh Samui, bus and ferry  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$118 - $233

Travel to Krabi, fly to Koh Samui, bus and ferry  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Travel from Ko Yao to Krabi
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Koh Samui (USM) KBV - USM
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$117 - $301

Fly Phuket to Chumphon, ferry  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Chumphon (CJM) HKT - CJM
  2. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$156 - $323

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ko Yao to Koh Tao is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1100 - ฿1500 and takes 8 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ko Yao to Koh Tao is to fly and bus and ferry which takes 5 h 7 min and costs ฿3800 - ฿8000.

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The distance between Ko Yao and Koh Tao is 260 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Ko Yao to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Ko Yao, Phangnga, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

Lomprayah operates a vehicle from Ko Yao to Koh Tao twice daily. Tickets cost $34 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Songserm also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Krabi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Bus operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Koh Phangan
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Phang Nga to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Krabi to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Ko Phangan to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3

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