There are 5 ways to get from Rayong to Koh Tao by bus, bus and ferry, train, ferry, plane or night bus

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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Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rayong Tour Bus to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San to Ko Tao Catamaran

$53 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rayong to Koh Samui - Nathon 393 Rayong
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Samui to Ko Tao

$39 - $69

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Phlu Ta Luang to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
  3. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$52 - $116

Fly from Utapao, bus and ferry  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Koh Samui (USM) UTP - USM
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$142 - $386

Night bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly, bus and ferry  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rayong to Chachoengsao
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Koh Samui (USM) BKK - USM
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao

$132 - $456

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rayong to Koh Tao is to bus and bus and ferry which costs ฿1700 - ฿1850 and takes 14 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rayong to Koh Tao is to fly and bus and ferry which costs ฿4500 - ฿13000 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Rayong and Koh Tao is 326 km.

The best way to get from Rayong to Koh Tao without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 14 h 9 min and costs ฿1700 - ฿1850.

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It takes approximately 14 h 9 min to get from Rayong to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Utapao Airport to Koh Samui Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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There are 221+ hotels available in Koh Tao. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rayong to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 203.9 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 9 min

What companies run services between Rayong, Thailand and Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Rayong to Koh Tao. However, you can take the bus to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, take the walk to Mochit 2 Bus Depot, take the bus to Khok Wua Intersection Opposite Lottery, take the walk to Lomprayah Bus Station Khao San, take the bus and ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rayong to Koh Tao via Phlu Ta Luang, Hua Lamphong, Chumphon, Chumphon, and Ko Tao in around 16 h 19 min.

Airlines
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
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Phlu Ta Luang to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $28
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Rayong Tour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Rayong Tour Bus to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Rayong to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Night bus from Rayong to Chachoengsao
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Koh Samui to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia

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