There are 5 ways to get from Ranong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) by taxi, train, ferry, car, 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.

Recommended option

Taxi, train, ferry  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
  2. Take the train from Lang Suan to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier

$159 - $209

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Ranong to Chumphon
  2. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
  3. Take the ferry from Ko Tao to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui

$47 - $56

3 alternative options

Taxi, train, bus and ferry  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
  2. Take the train from Lang Suan to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani station to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan

$142 - $183

Bus to Phuket, fly  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ranong Bus Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Koh Samui (USM) HKT - USM

$104 - $228

Taxi, train to Surat Thani, fly  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
  2. Take the train from Lang Suan to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Koh Samui (USM) URT - USM

$240 - $401

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ranong and Koh Samui Airport (USM) is 163 km.

The best way to get from Ranong to Koh Samui Airport (USM) without a car is to taxi and train and ferry which takes 7 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Ranong 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 1942+ hotels available in Koh Samui Airport (USM). Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ranong to Koh Samui Airport (USM).
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

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

There is no direct connection from Ranong to Koh Samui Airport (USM). However, you can take the taxi to Lang Suan, take the train to Suratthani Train Station, take the walk to Surat Thani station, take the bus to Surathani Talad Kaset Station, take the walk to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, take the ferry to Koh Samui Nathon Pier, then take the taxi to Koh Samui Airport (USM). Alternatively, you can take the drive to Chumphon, take the ferry to Ko Tao, then take the ferry to Bangrak Pier 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 Surat Thani to Koh Samui via Don Muang, Phuket
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Lang Suan to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Bus operators
Raja Ferry
Website
rajaferryport.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani station to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
rajaferryport.com
Book at
12go.asia
Rung Kit
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Ranong Bus Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Koh Samui Nathon Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
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 - $20
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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