There are 8 ways to get from Trang to Koh Tao by bus, bus and ferry, ferry, train, taxi 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

Mini Van, busferry, ferry  •  8 h 34 min

$36 - $44

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  10 h 23 min

  1. 84 Trang - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Catamaran

$31 - $60

6 alternative options

Mini Van, ferry  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Surat Thani

$35 - $42

Mini Van, bus and ferry  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Catamaran

$39 - $41

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 18 min

$41 - $43

Bus, taxi to Phuket, fly to Koh Samui, busferry  •  9 h 54 min

  1. HKT - USM

$166 - $303

Bus to Krabi, fly to Koh Samui, busferry  •  9 h 22 min

  1. KBV - USM

$123 - $315

Fly Trang to Chumphon, ferry  •  10 h 19 min

  1. TST - CJM

$142 - $224

Questions & Answers

The distance between Trang and Koh Tao is 284 km.

The cheapest way to get from Trang to Koh Tao is to Mini Van and ferry which costs ฿1100 - ฿1400 and takes 9 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Trang to Koh Tao is to Mini Van and busferry and ferry which takes 8 h 34 min and costs ฿1100 - ฿1500.

It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Trang to Koh Tao, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Trang to Koh Tao. However, you can take the Mini Van to Suratthani, take the walk to Surat Thani, take the busferry to Koh Samui - Nathon, take the walk to Koh Samui, take the ferry to Ko Tao, then take the taxi to Koh Tao. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Trang to Koh Tao via Suratthani, Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City, and Ko Tao in around 9 h 48 min.

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 Krabi to Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Trang to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Trang to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$29 - $40
Bus operators
Mini Van
Bus from Trang to Suratthani
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
bus
Bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
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
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Trang to Phang Nga
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
wikitravel.org
Ferry operators
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
Lomprayah
Website
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Lomprayah Tapee River Surat Thani City to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Ferry from Chumphon to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lomprayah.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Phang Nga to Phuket
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Krabi Taxi
Website
krabitaxi.com

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