The most inexpensive and affordable way of traveling from Koh Samui to Ao Nang are ferries and buses; they are very popular among travelers and tourists alike. But if you want a speedier way of travelling, without spending much time in transit, we offer you economic and cheap flights to Krabi as well as connecting services to Ao Nang.
Koh Samui to Ao Nang by Bus and Ferry
It takes about eight and a half hours to get from Koh Samui to Ao Nang by bus. You will be picked up from outside your hotel and taken straight to Nathon Bus Terminal; once at the terminal, you will exchange your printed voucher for the bus and ferry tickets. You will board the bus that will transport you to the ferry pier; both you and the bus will board the ferry, separately. It will take an hour and a half to get to the mainland from where you will continue your ride on the bus to Surat Thani city, which will be another eighty-minute journey.
To get to Krabi from Surat Thani, you will have to change your bus; the stay at Surat Thani will be for half an hour so you can use the toilet, freshen up, and buy snacks and food items for the journey ahead. Once you get to Krabi, you will have to change your bus one last time to get to Ao Nang; it will be a very short trip.
All our buses that go to Ao Nang are well equipped, comfortable, and air-conditioned. The car ferry is big and stable enough to withstand strong waves; it is also spacious, comfortable, air-conditioned, and has facilities like toilet and a shop for food, snacks, and drinks.
Koh Samui to Ao Nang by Bus and Ferry from Bangrak Pier
The journey is pretty much the same as mentioned above, except that you will leave from Bangrak pier. This journey takes six and a half hours only.
Koh Samui to Ao Nang by Plane
If you want to get to Ao Nang faster, you can also go by plane. There is one daily flight that goes from Koh Samui to Krabi, and it only takes forty-five minutes; the tickets costs 3200 Bahts. Although the transfer to the airport from your hotel is not included, you can book it separately. Do note that you have to reach the airport at least forty-five minutes prior to the flight.
Once you land in Krabi, Ao Nang is only a thirty-five minute journey by bus.
To enquire about the flight, ticket availability, pricing, or for any other general queries, feel free to contact us.
Schedule from Koh Samui to Ao Nang
Bus and Ferry from Koh Samui to Ao Nang
Hotel Transfer one-hour before departure
Bus and Ferry from Koh Samui Bangrak Pier to Ao Nang
Hotel Transfer 1 hour before departure
Flights from Koh Samui to Krabi International Airport
Trip from Koh Samui to Ao Nang includes:
Bus and Ferry to Ao Nang
Hotel transfer in Koh Samui