- 1 How do I get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan?
- 2 How do I get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan by train?
- 3 Does Koh Phangan have an airport?
- 4 How do you get from Bangkok to the Thai islands?
- 5 Is Koh Phangan expensive?
- 6 How do you get to Koh Phangan?
- 7 How do you get from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan?
- 8 How far is it from Bangkok to Koh Samui?
- 9 How do I get from Phuket to Koh Phangan?
- 10 Is Thailand a state?
- 11 How do I get from Pattaya to Koh Phangan?
- 12 Is it easy to island hop in Thailand?
- 13 How do I plan island hopping in Thailand?
- 14 How much does it cost to go island hopping in Thailand?
How do I get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan?
The most economical way to reach Koh Phangan from Bangkok is to grab a bus via Surat Thani for 650 Baht, you can book your journey at many backpackers hostels or travel agents located around Bangkok, these busses typically depart around 1pm and arrive in Surat Thani in the evening.
How do I get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan by train?
The journey by train from Bangkok to Koh Phangan, location of the Full Moon Party, has two stages. The first stage of the journey is by train from Bangkok to Surat Thani. The second stage of the journey is a joint bus and ferry transfer direct from outside Surat Thani Railway Station to the island of Koh Phangan.
Does Koh Phangan have an airport?
Koh Phangan Airport is a new airport currently under construction on Thailand’s Koh Phangan Island. The development is managed by Kan Air. Construction has been suspended, amid reports the development infringed on 32,000sqm of Than Sadet-Koh Phangan National Park land.
How do you get from Bangkok to the Thai islands?
Facts. Basically, the fastest (and, not surprisingly most expensive) way to get to the islands from Bangkok is to fly from Bangkok to Ko Samui and then take a ferry to the island of your choice. The slowest (and cheapest) is to take a bus from Bangkok to Chumphon or Surat Thani and then take the night boat from there.
Is Koh Phangan expensive?
Although Koh Phangan is a little more expensive than mainland Thailand you can still find many good 50 Baht Thai restaurants and we have the wonderful Thong Sala Pantip food market too! If you want to go even cheaper then make your own food! Taking us up to 10,500 Baht so far.
How do you get to Koh Phangan?
Koh Phangan is about 2 1/ 2 hours from Surat Thani Province and 45 minutes from Koh Samui Island by ferry boat. There are ferries between Suratthani, Samui and Phangan. You can also go by a speed-boat from Bophut pier or Mae Naam pier on Samui only taking 20 minutes.
How do you get from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan?
There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Koh Samui and Koh Phangan Island operated by 3 ferry companies – Lomprayah High Speed Ferries, Lomprayah High Speed Ferries & Songserm.
How far is it from Bangkok to Koh Samui?
Located just over 700 kilometers south of Bangkok, Koh Samui can be tricky to reach and often requires changing transportation several times.
How do I get from Phuket to Koh Phangan?
From Phuket to Koh Phangan you can travel by bus+ferry or plane+ferry. Travel by tourist bus and ferry/boat takes about 8-10 hours via Surat Thani and tickets cost about $18-40/pp. Ferries and boats arrive to Thong Sala Koh Phangan pier.
Is Thailand a state?
Thailand (Thai: ประเทศไทย), known formerly as Siam and officially as the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia.
How do I get from Pattaya to Koh Phangan?
There is no direct connection from Pattaya to Koh Phangan. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Koh Samui – Nathon, take the walk to Koh Samui, then take the ferry to Koh Phangan Thong Sala Pier.
Is it easy to island hop in Thailand?
So please keep in mind that there are 101 ways to plan an island hopping trip in Thailand, and this is just one of them. Use this as an inspiration to make your own perfect island hopping itinerary. It might look a bit overwhelming to plan a trip like this on your own at first, but it’s actually really easy to do.
How do I plan island hopping in Thailand?
My Thailand Island Hopping Itinerary
- Fly Bangkok to Phuket (Around $150)
- Ferry to Koh Phi Phi (Less than $10 for a boat)
- Ferry to Krabi (Haggle for the best price.
- Bus and Ferry to Koh Samui (Less than $15)
- Ferry to Koh Pha Ngan (Less than $10)
- Ferry to Koh Tao (Less than $10)
- Overnight bus to Bangkok (Less than $20)
How much does it cost to go island hopping in Thailand?
Program 1 costs 550 baht a person OR we suggest hiring a private longtail boat for 1,500 baht for the entire day for a private Thailand island hopping tour around Koh Lipe.