There are 8 ways to get from Krabi to Ko Samet by taxi, train, bus, ferry, bus and ferry, night 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

Taxi, train, Minibus, Local Ferry  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Krabi to Thung Song
  2. Take the train from Thung Song to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the Minibus from Bangkok station to Nuanthip Pier
  4. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$97 - $153

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Minivan, train, Minibus, Local Ferry  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Krabi to Surat Thani
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the Minibus from Bangkok station to Nuanthip Pier
  4. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$24 - $66

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Krabi to Bangkok
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Ko Samet

$36 - $44

Bus and ferry, busferry, Local Ferry  •  23 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Lomprayah Bus Terminal to Koh Samui - Nathon
  2. Take the busferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
  3. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$49 - $70

Night bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h

  1. Take the night bus from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Khaosan Road Songserm
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Ko Samet

$42

Fly Krabi to Suvarnabhumi, Minibus, Local Ferry  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) KBV - BKK
  2. Take the Minibus from Bangkok station to Nuanthip Pier
  3. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$46 - $166

Fly Krabi to Don Muang, Minibus, Local Ferry  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Don Muang (DMK) KBV - DMK
  2. Take the Minibus from Bangkok station to Nuanthip Pier
  3. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$40 - $151

Longtail Boat, ferry, Speed boat to Phuket, fly to Utapao, Local Ferry  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
  2. Take the ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the Speed boat from Koh Yao Noi to Phuket Bang Rong Pier
  4. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Utapao (UTP) HKT - UTP
  5. Take the Local Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet

$101 - $237

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Krabi to Ko Samet. However, there are services departing from Krabi and arriving at Ko Samet via Opposite Southern Bus Terminal and Khaosan Road Travel Mart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 28 min.

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The distance between Krabi and Ko Samet is 571 km.

The best way to get from Krabi to Ko Samet without a car is to taxi and train and Minibus and Local Ferry which takes 18 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 36 min to get from Krabi to Ko Samet, including transfers.

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Krabi to Ko Samet bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Krabi station.

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The quickest flight from Krabi Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Krabi to Ko Samet bus services, operated by Travel Mart, arrive at Ko Samet station.

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Thai Smile, Thai Airways International, Thai Vietjet Air and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Krabi Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 302+ hotels available in Ko Samet. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Krabi to Krabi Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Krabi to Ko Samet.
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  • Distance: 356.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 36 min

What companies run services between Krabi, Thailand and Ko Samet, Rayong, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Krabi to Ko Samet. However, you can take the taxi to Thung Song, take the train to Hua Lamphong, take the walk to Bangkok station, take the Minibus to Nuanthip Pier, then take the Local Ferry to Ko Samet. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Krabi to Ko Samet via Bangkok, Opposite Southern Bus Terminal, Kong Salak, and Khaosan Road Travel Mart in around 19 h 28 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Krabi to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Krabi to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Thung Song to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Bangkok station to Nuanthip Pier
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Travel Mart to Ko Samet
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Phantip Travel
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Rayong
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Night bus from Krabi Andaman Wave Master Bus Station to Khaosan Road Songserm
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Local Ferry
Ferry from Nuanthip Pier to Ko Samet
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Railay Beach to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Phuket Bang Rong Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Other operators
Taxi from Krabi to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Krabi Cab
Phone
+66 089 289 6233
Website
krabicab.com
Krabi Taxi
Website
krabitaxi.com

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