Getting to Koh Tao

find place to stayKoh Tao located in the Gulf of Thailand and getting to here by boat only because on the island does not have the airport or bus terminal but easier to connection from bus and ferry, train and ferry or night ferry to Koh To.

By Bus + Ferry: Most recommended! And more convenience with air con bus from Khao San road, with Lomprayah company they all sell tickets for both bus and ferry tickets.


(Please note : allowed for 3 days booking in advance on the website of Lomprayah)

By Train + Ferry: Comfortable with sleeping train, trip starting from Hualamphong Train Station in Bangkok then train will arrival at Chumphon and you can catch the transfer with Lomprayah bus and get through the pier at Chumphon and connect with the first ferry in 07.00 am.

Recommend Train no: 85, 41 and 39  Check all service time here 


By Night ferry to Koh Tao : At Chumphon have night ferry leaving from Pak Nam pier leaving at 11.00 pm. on the ferry has air conditioned room service for passengers with upper and lower bed.

Here is the name of ferry from Chumphon To Koh Tao

  • Ko Jarean Night ferry
  • Pornthawesin Night ferry
  • Chumphon Night ferry

*Every Monday no boat service from Chumphon please keep contact with the local staff at the office

One thought on “Getting to Koh Tao

  • Hello, we are 8 persons and would like to do a full day snorkeling trip in 2 days (17 February). Is it possible with a private boat and it there a guide included (4-5K Baht?) or regular boat 600baht/person with how many people? We arrive tomorrow in dusit hotel. Thank you.


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