There are 3 ways to get from Pattaya to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Utapao  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Koh Samui (USM) UTP - USM

$123 - $365

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong

$45 - $70

1 alternative option

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM

$104 - $424

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to bus and ferry which costs ฿1400 - ฿2400 and takes 14 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Koh Samui Airport (USM) is to fly which takes 1 h 53 min and costs ฿4000 - ฿12000.

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The distance between Pattaya and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 386 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Pattaya to Koh Samui Airport (USM), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Pattaya to Koh Samui Airport (USM) once daily.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Utapao to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Koh Samui via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airportpattayabus.com
Book at
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Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com

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