How to reach our beautiful island?
We have listed below some possibilities:


By Air

Bangkok to Koh Samui:
Bangkok Airways provides over 10 flights/day.

Bangkok to Surat Thani: and offer both daily flight to Surat Thani.

See boat transfer section for getting to Koh Tao

By train

Bangkok to Chumphon:
For travelers not in a hurry, the train is the most pleasant way to travel to Chumphon. Night trains leave Bangkok at 19:30 and 22:50 daily and arrive in Chumphon between 3:30 and 6:00. Air conditioned and fan-cooled sleeping and seated carriages available. Ask the conductor to wake you up for Chumphon station. Most of the time these comfortable trains are fully booked so a reservation is necessary.

Bangkok Railway station (Hua Lampong) (+66) 02 220 4334

More information about travelling by train in Thailand :

By luxury buses

Bangkok to Chumphon: From Southern bus terminal (Sai Thai).
Air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned coaches leave the Southern Bus Terminal for Chumphon from about 09:30 to 22:00 daily. The journey normally takes about seven hours.

Bangkok to Chumphon from Kaosan road:
Daily buses departures are at 06:00 am and between 20:00-21.00 pm, arriving in Chumphon at approximately midday and 04:00. Possibly the easiest and most hassle free option.

For advance booking:

Boat transfers to Koh Tao

From Koh Samui:
1. Seatran discovery. provide a daily boat service which leaves from Wat Pra Lan pier at 08:00 and 12.30. Very comfortable when sea is less calm and only 10 minute drive from the Airport.

  1. Lompraya high speed Catamaranprovide a daily boat service which leaves from Wat Pra Lan pierat 08:00; 12.30 and 17:00.
    On-line booking at:

From Surat Thani:
On-line booking at:  2 trips daily

There are also night boat(s) departing around 23:00 from the Ban Don Pier

From Chumphon:
On-line booking at:

Also night boat(s) departing around 23:00