Koh Samui Thailand Travel Informations Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Koh Samui Thailand Travel Informations
Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui Bangkok AirwaysMost tourists going to Koh Samui travel from Bangkok. While traveling from Bangkok, flying is the best option. Bangkok Airways fly direct flights to Koh Samui every hour. This way, it is possible to avoid Surat Thani. Trains and buses ply only up to Surat Thani, which is half a day’s travel from Koh Samui. Only drawback is that Bangkok Airways has monopolized the route, resulting in higher ticket rates for flights Koh Samui. More information on timings and ticket reservation for flights Koh Samui is available at Bangkok Airways website www.bangkokair.com



Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui Thai Airways

If you are looking for cheaper options, fly to Surat Thani in mainland and then catch a ferry to Koh Samui. Budget airlines operating in Bangkok-Surat Thani segment are Thai Airways, Thai Air Asia and Orient Thai (One-Two-Go). The last two give value for money, if booked well in advance. This even helps you to forget the inconvenience of forward travel to Koh Samui.

Surat Thai airport is one-hour drive away from Donsak pier, from where boats depart for Koh Samui. The one and a half hour boat trip is extremely enjoyable, though the boat itself has only basic facilities. On the way, you can see beautiful tiny islands.  This will take you to Nathon, the capital of Koh Samui.

Train from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Train from Bangkok to Koh SamuiTrains are equally good for traveling up to Surat Thani. Night trains run from Hua Lamphong Railway Station in Bangkok and the journey is quite comfortable. First class fare is double the second-class one. However, first class offers private cabins for two.

Train tickets cannot be booked online. Booking tickets can be done at Railway stations or through travel agents. Some of them offer online booking, but their reliability is questionable. Train tickets from Bangkok to Koh Samui, includes ferry transfer at Surat Thani. Contact 1690, 02-2237010, 02-2237020 or visit www.railway.co.th



Bus from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Bus from Bangkok to Koh SamuiBuses run along the Bangkok-Surat Thani route, though this is not recommended. Buses are suitable only for daytime short journeys. They are not as comfortable as other modes of transport. If you are very particular, don’t go for anything less than VIP buses. The buses usually leave Southern Bus Terminal in Bangkok at 8.00pm. Buses take lesser time than trains and they leave you at the Donsak ferry. Ferry fare is usually included in the bus ticket. For more information, contact New Southern Bus Terminal at telephone: 02-4345557



Car from Bangkok to Koh Samui

Car from Bangkok to Koh SamuiCar is the perfect way to see Thailand. Thai roads are good and are less congested than many tourist places. Even though this is a costlier option, it is worth the money, as you get to move around at your leisure. Car rentals like Avis and Budget rent car for tourists for traveling to Koh Samui. Take Highway no.4 and continue along the Phetchaburi-Prachuap Khiri Khan- Chumphon route. Further, take Highway no.41 and then highway no.401. Thailand has left-hand-drive. If this is difficult for you, you can hire an English-speaking driver. Car ferries operate from Donsak to Koh Samui every hour.


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Hotels & Resorts in Koh Samui, Thailand

Hotel Name Location Start Rate Breakfast Booking
Bang Kao Tropical Boutique Residence Baan Bang Kao 44 USD Exclude Book Now
Easy Time Resort Baan Bang Kao 46 USD Include Book Now
Asia Spirit Lodge & Spa Baan Bang Kao 109 USD Include Book Now
Six Senses Hideaway Samui Baan Plai Laem 297 USD Exclude Book Now
Koh Samui Resort Ban Tai 74 USD Include Book Now
Panalee Resort Bang Po Beach 44 USD Include Book Now
Natural Wing Health Spa & Resort Bang Po Beach 51 USD Include Book Now
Dara Artrium Petit Hotel Bang Po Hill 88 USD Include Book Now
Charlies Hut Home Stay Bang Rak 18 USD Include Book Now
Blue Diamond Lodge Bang Rak 18 USD Exclude Book Now
Maya Buri Boutique Resort Bang Rak 24 USD Include Book Now
Beach House Samui Hotel Big Buddha Beach 43 USD Include Book Now
Samui Pier Beach Front Resort Big Buddha Beach 44 USD Exclude Book Now
Secret Garden Resort Big Buddha Beach 44 USD Include Book Now
Cactus Bungalow Bophut Beach 12 USD Exclude Book Now
Smile House Resort Bophut Beach 45 USD Include Book Now
Carpe Diem Hotel Bophut Beach 49 USD Include Book Now
Samui Plaza Hotel Chaweng 31 USD Exclude Book Now
First Residence Chaweng 34 USD Include Book Now
Superpro Samui Chaweng 35 USD Include Book Now
Samui Beach Apartments Chaweng Beach 35 USD Exclude Book Now
Al`s Hut Chaweng Beach 43 USD Include Book Now
The Island Resort & Spa Chaweng Beach 44 USD Include Book Now
Baan Suan Sook Resort Chaweng Lake 26 USD Exclude Book Now
Hotel Ibiza Chaweng Lake 29 USD Include Book Now
Nova Samui Resort Chaweng Lake 29 USD Include Book Now
Baan Sukreep Resort Chaweng Noi Beach 36 USD Include Book Now
Baan Laem Sila Resort Chaweng Noi Beach 44 USD Include Book Now
Impiana Samui Resort & Spa Chaweng Noi Beach 79 USD Include Book Now
Choengmon Buri Hotel Choeng Mon Beach 24 USD Include Book Now
Q Signature Samui Choeng Mon Beach 63 USD Include Book Now
White House Beach Resort & Spa Choeng Mon Beach 69 USD Include Book Now
Coral Cove Resort Coral Cove Bay 21 USD Exclude Book Now
Hi Coral Cove Bungalow Coral Cove Bay 25 USD Include Book Now
Samui Cliff View Resort & Spa Coral Cove Bay 74 USD Include Book Now
Samui Orchid Resort Hua Thanon Beach 53 USD Include Book Now
X2 Resorts Samui Hua Thanon Beach 157 USD Include Book Now
Centara Villas Samui Laem Set Beach 63 USD Include Book Now
Banburee Resort & Spa Laem Set Beach 93 USD Include Book Now
Kamalaya Laem Set Beach 191 USD Exclude Book Now
Shasa Hotel Laem Set Beach 228 USD Include Book Now
Baan Bai Fern Laem Yai Beach 24 USD Exclude Book Now
The Passage Samui Laem Yai Beach 87 USD Include Book Now
Royal Cottage Residence Lamai 28 USD Include Book Now
Samui Seabreeze Place Lamai 29 USD Include Book Now
Serene Hill Resort & Spa Lamai 29 USD Include Book Now
Bill Resort Lamai Beach 24 USD Include Book Now
Grand Thai House Resort Lamai Beach 35 USD Include Book Now
Lamai Wanta Resort Lamai Beach 47 USD Include Book Now
Little Pearl Family Resort Lipa Noi Beach 31 USD Include Book Now
Rajapruek Samui Resort Lipa Noi Beach 37 USD Include Book Now
Kanok Buri Resort Lipa Noi Beach 79 USD Include Book Now
Mae Mai Home Maenam 15 USD Exclude Book Now
Tropical Garden Lounge Maenam 24 USD Exclude Book Now
Amarin Victoria Samui Resort Maenam 49 USD Include Book Now
Kirikayan Luxury Pool Villas & Spa Maenam 196 USD Include Book Now
Coco Palm Resort Maenam Beach 29 USD Include Book Now
Hut Cha Resort Maenam Beach 23 USD Include Book Now
Pinnacle Samui Resort & Spa Maenam Beach 49 USD Include Book Now
Grand Sea View Hotel Nathon 35 USD Include Book Now
Destination Beach Resort & Spa Plai Laem Beach 104 USD Include Book Now
Arayaburi Boutique Resort Samrong Bay 62 USD Include Book Now
Am Samui Resort Taling Ngam Beach 32 USD Include Book Now
Ban Sabai Sunset Beach Resort & Spa Taling Ngam Beach 159 USD Include Book Now
Baan Taling Ngam Resort & Spa Taling Ngam Beach 204 USD Exclude Book Now
Al Lacosta Int. Seaview Villa & Private Spa Taling Ngam Hill 57 USD Exclude Book Now
Jinta Beach Bungalow Thong Tanote Beach 18 USD Include Book Now
Phangka Paradise Resort Thong Tanote Beach 69 USD Include Book Now
Coconut Villa Resort & Spa Thong Tanote Beach 84 USD Include Book Now
Melati Beach Resort & Spa Thongson Bay 191 USD Include Book Now
Thongtakian Resort Thongtakian Beach 26 USD Include Book Now
Samui Yacht Club Thongtakian Beach 41 USD Include Book Now
La Mer Samui Resort Thongtakian Beach 44 USD Include Book Now
Tongsai Bay Tongsai Beach 273 USD Exclude Book Now

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