There are 6 ways to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by taxi, plane, ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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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Taxi to Phuket, fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Patong to Tesco Lotus Phuket
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM

$102 - $226

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Minivan, bus and ferry  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Krabi Bus Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$39 - $40

4 alternative options

Ferry to Krabi, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Ao Nang Pier
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Koh Samui (USM) KBV - USM

$127 - $320

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani 780
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

$51 - $64

Bus, ferry  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani 780
  2. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$60 - $75

Bus and ferry  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$41 - $42

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to Minivan and bus and ferry which costs ฿1250 - ฿1350 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to taxi and fly which costs ฿3300 - ฿7500 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Patong and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 268 km.

The best way to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 6 h 18 min and costs ฿1600 - ฿2100.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Phuket Airport to Koh Samui Airport.

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There are 1928+ hotels available in Koh Samui Airport (USM). Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 167.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Patong, Phuket Province, Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Patong to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the taxi to Tesco Lotus Phuket, take the bus to Phuket Airport, take the walk to Phuket airport, then fly to Koh Samui. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Phuket Rassada Pier, take the ferry to Ao Nang Pier, take the walk to Ao Nang, take the bus to Krabi Airport, take the walk to Krabi airport, then fly to Koh Samui.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Krabi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Minivan
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Seatran Discovery
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Patong to Tesco Lotus Phuket
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Phuket Taxi
Website
phukettaxi.com

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