Travel from Koh Samui Airport to Koh Tao

There are three joint minivan and ferry services a day from Koh Samui Airport to Koh Tao which are available to book online.

Travel Times from Samui Airport to Koh Tao


These services all commence with a taxi pick for a transfer to a ferry pier, with the cost of the ferry included in the price.

Samui AirportKoh TaoCostCompany
06:4509:30฿ 850Lomprayah
08:1514:30฿ 840Phantip
10:3014:00฿ 850Lomprayah

The benefit of taking a joint minivan and ferry service rather than taking a taxi to the ferry pier independently is that you avoid paying the very high fares charged by taxi drivers on Koh Samui. Taxi drivers on Koh Samui never use meters and rarely charge the fares set by the island’s authorities, which is why pre-booked minivan services are a very popular option on Koh Samui.

Buy Tickets from Samui Airport to Koh Tao


Use the Search Box below to find your tickets from Koh Samui Airport to Koh Tao:

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Koh Tao is a popular destination particularly during the high season from December through to September each year. During high season you should definitely book on advance online as the ferries get very busy. At other times of the year you will normally be able to buy a ticket when you arrive at the airport.

Direct Service from Samui Airport to Koh Tao: Seatran Discovery


Seatran Discovery operate a minivan transfer service departing from Koh Samui airport which departs 10 minutes before ferry service is due to commence the journey to Koh Tao.

Seatran Discovery ferry to Koh Tao
Seatran Discovery ferry to Koh Tao
About the Seatran Discovery Service

The Seatran Discovery Service departs from Bangrak Seatran Pier on the North Coast of Koh Samui. Bangrak Seatran Pier is only 2.2 km from Koh Samui Airport. Bangrak Seatran Discovery pier is the closest ferry port to the airport making the Seatran Discovery service the most popular option for most people travelling from Koh Samui Airport to Koh Tao. Seatran Discovery ferries are fairly comfortable with an air-conditioned cabin, sun deck and small shop selling food and drink.

Location of Bangrak Seatran Pier in Koh Samui

Google Map of Bangrak Seatran Pier

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