There are 4 ways to get from Koh Tao to Bangkok by bus and ferry, ferry, train 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

Bus and ferry  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Catamaran

$47 - $48

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Catamaran
  2. 40 Suratthani - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$30 - $66

2 alternative options

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  5 h 7 min

  1. USM - BKK

$125 - $451

Ferry to Chumphon, fly to Don Muang  •  7 h 27 min

  1. CJM - DMK

$123 - $259

What companies run services between Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand and Bangkok, Thailand?

Lomprayah operates a vehicle from Koh Tao to Bangkok twice daily. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 9 h 44 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $150
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chumphon to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Koh Tao and Bangkok is 413 km.

The cheapest way to get from Koh Tao to Bangkok is to ferry and train which costs ฿950 - ฿2200 and takes 10 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Koh Tao to Bangkok is to ferry and fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs ฿4000 - ฿15000.

It takes approximately 9 h 48 min to get from Koh Tao to Bangkok, including transfers.