Directions from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian

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Recommended option

Bus and ferry, train, bus, ferry  •  27 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Train station
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Sungai Kolok
  3. Take the bus from Rantau Panjang to Kuala Terengganu
  4. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$66 - $108

5 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus, train, ferry  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Hat Yai Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to KL Sentral
  4. Take the bus from Klang to Kuala Besut
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  30 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Hat Yai Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Jerteh
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$84 - $87

Bus and ferry, Mini Van, bus, ferry  •  31 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Airport
  2. Take the Mini Van from Surat Thani Airport to Khao Sok
  3. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok to Sungai Kolok
  4. Take the bus from Rantau Panjang to Kuala Terengganu
  5. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
  6. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$98 - $106

Ferry, fly to Kota Bharu, taxi  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Kota Bharu (KBR) USM - KBR
  3. Take a taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$144 - $524

Ferry, fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui
  2. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) USM - TGG
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$145 - $606

What companies run services between Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand and Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian. However, you can take the taxi to Koh Tao, take the bus and ferry to Surat Thani Train station, take the walk to Suratthani Train Station, take the train to Sungai Kolok, take the walk to Rantau Panjang, take the bus to Kuala Terengganu, take the bus to Jerteh, take the taxi to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian via Ko Tao, Hat Yai Bus Station, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Padang Besar, Padang Besar, KL Sentral, Klang, Klang, Kuala Besut, and Pulau Perhentian in around 30 h 4 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Phuket, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Phuket, Penang
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Penang
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Phuket, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Penang
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Krabi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kota Bharu via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Krabi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Koh Samui to Kuala Trengganu via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Sungai Kolok
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $14
Gold
$18 - $21
Platinum
$24 - $28
Bus operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Koh Tao to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Rantau Panjang to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Rantau Panjang to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Klang to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
13.76.85.166
Book at
13.76.85.166
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Surat Thani Airport to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Khao Sok to Sungai Kolok
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Ferry operators
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.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
Other operators
Taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Gabungan Persatuan Pemandu Kereta Sewa Kelantan Barat
Phone
+60 9-744 2650

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Koh Tao and Pulau Perhentian is 566 km.

The cheapest way to get from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian is to bus and ferry and train and bus and ferry which costs ฿2100 - ฿3500 and takes 27 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian is to ferry and fly and taxi which takes 13 h 22 min and costs ฿4600 - ฿17000.

It takes approximately 27 h 23 min to get from Koh Tao to Pulau Perhentian, including transfers.