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There are 8 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.

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Ferry, train  •  10h 51m

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Chumphon
  2. Take the train from Chumphon to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$37 - $91

7 alternative options

Bus and ferry, train  •  12h 16m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Hua Hin to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

Bus and ferry, Mini Van  •  12h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin Catamaran
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hua Hin to Kanchanaburi

Bus and ferry, minivan  •  18h 34m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Khaosan Road Songserm
  2. Take the minivan from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi

$41 - $42

Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) USM - BKK
  3. Take the train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi

$133 - $486

Bus and ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) URT - BKK
  3. Take the train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi

$77 - $237

Bus and ferry to Surat Thani, fly to Don Muang, train  •  11h 45m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Don Muang (DMK) URT - DMK
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$81 - $236

Ferry to Chumphon, fly to Don Muang, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Chumphon
  2. Fly from Chumphon (CJM) to Don Muang (DMK) CJM - DMK
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi

$140 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi is to bus and ferry and minivan which costs ฿1330 - ฿1370 and takes 18h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi is to ferry and fly and train which costs ฿4300 - ฿16000 and takes 9h 26m.

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The distance between Koh Tao and Kanchanaburi is 435 km.

The best way to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 12h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 51m to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Koh Samui Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Thai Airways International and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Koh Samui Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Kanchanaburi. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Koh Tao to Kanchanaburi.
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  • Distance: 272.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 51m

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 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, and Nakhon Phathom in around 12h 16m.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $150
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Flights from Chumphon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chumphon to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
Train from Hua Hin to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Jaran Sanitwong to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $35
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 - $35
Train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Bus operators
Lomprayah
Phone
+66 (0) 2629 0011
Email
info@lomprayah.com
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
J K P Transport Co
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hua Hin to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Phone
+662 629 3415
Email
info@songserm.com
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Khaosan Road Songserm
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators

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