There are 7 ways to get from Sukhothai to Koh Tao by plane, bus and ferry, ferry, taxi, train or 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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Fly to Koh Samui, bus and ferry  •  7 h 53 min

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

$188 - $643

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Bus, bus and ferry via Mochit 2 Bus Depot  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Ko Tao

$45 - $52

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Fly to Surat Thani, ferry  •  15 h

  1. Fly from Sukhothai (THS) to Surat Thani (URT) THS - URT
  2. Take the ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao

$132 - $368

Taxi, train, ferry  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sukhothai to Phrom Phiram
  2. Take the train from Phrom Phiram to Bang Sue
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Chumphon
  4. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$60 - $129

Bus, ferry  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok 829
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Chumphon 780
  3. Take the ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$47 - $54

Bus Sombat Tour, bus and ferry  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Tak 829
  2. Take the bus from Tak to Hua Hin
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin to Ko Tao

Bus, train, bus and ferry  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sukhothai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
  2. Take the train from Ayutthaya to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao

$66 - $123

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sukhothai and Koh Tao is 768 km.

The best way to get from Sukhothai to Koh Tao without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 18 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Sukhothai to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sukhothai Airport to Koh Samui Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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There are 225+ hotels available in Koh Tao. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sukhothai to Sukhothai Airport is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sukhothai to Koh Tao.
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  • Distance: 480.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

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

There is no direct connection from Sukhothai to Koh Tao. However, you can take the taxi to Sukhothai 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 the taxi to Sukhothai airport, fly to Surat Thani, take the walk to Surat Thani Airport, take the bus to Surathani Talad Kaset, take the walk to Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, take the ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Sukhothai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sukhothai to Koh Samui via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sukhothai to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Phrom Phiram to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Bang Sue to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Train from Ayutthaya to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
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
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Sukhothai to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Sukhothai to Tak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Tak to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$14
Super
$16
Supreme
$21 - $23
bus
Bus from Sukhothai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus and ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Bus and ferry from Khaosan Road Songserm to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Other operators
Taxi from Sukhothai to Phrom Phiram
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23

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