|Raja car/passenger Ferry: Phangan-Suratthani (DonSak Pier)|
(Airplane, Train, Bus & Ferry) There are a few choices depending on your budget and speed needs. Another quick link to more maps/travel info to Longtail Beach House:
1.) FASTEST ROUTE AIR
Fly Bangkok to Ko Samui Island Airport, then catamaran Ferry to Ko Phangan island.
(Flight is 35 minute/ aprox $160 USD. Catamaran ferry is 30 minute /aprox. $15 USD)
2.) FAST ROUTE AIR
Fly Bangkok to Surat Thani Airport (South on mainland across from Koh Phangan)
Bus from Suratthani Airport to Donsak ferry pier, then ferry to Ko Phangan Island.
[Flight is 35 minute /aprox. $65 USD plus Bus-Ferry joint ticket from airport to Donsak pier and ferry to island 4 hours/ aprox. $15 USD]
3.) AVERAGE ROUTE TRAIN
Train Bangkok to Surat Thani town (Night air con sleeping train or express day train)
Bus from train station to Donsak Ferry Pier, then ferry to Ko Phangan island.
[Train is 12 hours/ aprox. $40 USD plus Bus-Ferry joint ticket from train station to Donsak pier and ferry to island 4 hours aprox $15 USD
4.) MID RANGE ROUTE BUS
Night Bus VIP Government 999, Bangkok through Surat Thani town & directly onto Auto Ferry at Donsak Pier, then bus rides ferry to Ko Phangan island.
-Large recling sleeping seats with foot rest, refreshments, bus/luggage follows on the ferry with you.
[Night Bus is 12 hours/ aprox. $32 USD then Ferry is 3 hours/ aprox $ 10 USD]
5.) BUDGET ROUTE BUS
Standard Bus Bangkok to Surat Thani bus station, transfer bus to Donsak ferry pier then ferry to Ko Phangan island.
-Standard sleeping or day reclining seats
[Bus is 12 hours/ aprox $25 USD plus Bus-Ferry joint ticket from bus station to Donsak pier and ferry to island 4 hours aprox. $15 USD]
*times and prices above are aproximate, see links below for updated time tables and prices
VIP 999 Government Bus:
to/from ko Samui: www.bangkokair.com
to/from Surat Thani or Nakon Si Thamarat:
BOAT FERRY INFO/ SCHEDULES