There are 6 ways to get from Singapore to Koh Tao by plane, bus and ferry, bus, ferry or train

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, bus and ferry  •  7 h 45 min

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

$177 - $631

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  36 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pasir Mas
  2. Take the train from Sungai Kolok to Chumphon
  3. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$44 - $88

4 alternative options

Bus, Minivan, ferry  •  24 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Singapore to Hat Yai
  2. Take the Minivan from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
  3. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao

$70 - $78

Bus, train, bus and ferry  •  26 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Singapore to Hat Yai
  2. Take the train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Tao

$73 - $106

Bus, Mini Van, bus and ferry  •  30 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Singapore to Hat Yai
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Khao Sok
  3. Take the Mini Van from Khao Sok to Surat Thani Airport
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani Airport to Koh Tao

$98 - $100

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bukit Lagi
  2. Take the bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Ko Tao

$69 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Koh Tao is to train and ferry which costs $55 - $120 and takes 36 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore to Koh Tao is to fly and bus and ferry which takes 7 h 45 min and costs $240 - $900.

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The distance between Singapore and Koh Tao is 1075 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to get from Singapore to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Singapore to Koh Tao. However, you can take the subway to Tanah Merah, take the subway to Changi Airport, take the walk to Singapore airport, fly to Koh Samui, take the walk to Koh Samui Airport, take the bus and ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Singapore to Koh Tao via Hat Yai, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Surathani Talad Kaset Station, Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, and Ko Tao in around 24 h 59 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Singapore to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Singapore to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Koh Samui via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Singapore to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $40
Train from Sungai Kolok to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pasir Mas
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
$7 - $8
Superior
$10 - $15
Superior Night
$13 - $16
Premier
$27 - $29
Premier Night
$31 - $34
Bus operators
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
Bus and ferry from Krabi Seatran to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
15 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Grassland Express
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Singapore to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
grasslandsg.com
Minivan
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Surathani Talad Kaset Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani Train station to Koh Tao
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani Airport to Koh Tao
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mini Van
Bus from Hat Yai to Khao Sok
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus from Khao Sok to Surat Thani Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
KKKL Express
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Kangar
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
bus
Bus from Satun to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Ferry operators
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
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

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