There are 7 ways to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi by ferry, train, bus and 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, train  •  11 h 16 min

$38 - $91

6 alternative options

Busferry, train  •  12 h 22 min

Busferry, bus  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Catamaran

$54 - $58

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. USM - BKK

$142 - $513

Ferry to Chumphon, fly to Don Muang, train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. CJM - DMK

$141 - $342

Ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  12 h 5 min

  1. URT - BKK

$84 - $276

Ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Don Muang, train  •  12 h 32 min

  1. URT - DMK

$79 - $250

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

There is no direct connection from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi. However, you can take the drive to Ko Tao, take the ferry to Chumphon, take the drive to Chumphon, take the train to Nakhon Pathom, take the walk to Nakhon Phathom, then take the train to Kanchanaburi. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi via Ko Tao, Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Nakhon Pathom, and Nakhon Phathom in around 12 h 22 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
Flights from Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $150
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chumphon to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Hua Hin to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Mama Travel and Tour
Website
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Bus from Khao San Road to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Ko Tao to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Koh Tao and Kanchanaburi is 435 km.

The cheapest way to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi is to busferry and bus which costs ฿1700 - ฿1900 and takes 13 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi is to ferry and fly and train which takes 9 h 22 min and costs ฿4500 - ฿17000.

It takes approximately 11 h 16 min to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi, including transfers.