There are currently 2 direct services a day from Koh Tao to Chumphon Train Station. These joint ferry and bus services take passengers all the way from the main ferry pier in Koh Tao to the car park in front of Chumphon Train Station.
Ferry & bus times from Koh Tao to Chumphon Train Station
The alternative to taking a joint ferry and bus service is to take a private taxi from the ferry pier on the mainland to Chumphon Train Station, which is expensive.
- The journey with the Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company takes 2 hours 45 minutes.
Buy Tickets from Koh Tao to Chumphon Train Station
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Mae Haad Ferry Pier
Mae Haad Ferry Pier is the departure point for ferry services from Koh Tao to the mainland as well as to Koh Samui and Koh Phangan. Mae Haad Ferry Pier is located on the West Coast of Koh Tao only 1.7 km from Sairee Beach approximately 21 minutes away on foot or 5 minutes by car or motorbike.
Location of Mae Haad Ferry Pier
Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Service
The Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company is the premier provider of ferry and connecting bus services for the islands of Koh Tao, Koh Samui and Koh Phangan. The Lomprayah High Speed Ferry company has been in operation since 1996 and operates 5 high speed catamaran ferries on the route from Donsak ferry port near Surat Thani on the Thai mainland to Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao and onto Tung Makham ferry pier near Chumphon.
High Speed Modern Ferries
The ferries used by the Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company are the fastest passenger ferries in the Gulf of Thailand featuring comfortable seating in air-conditioned cabins, as well as outside seating, a shop selling food and drinks and plenty of clean toilets. The service on the ferries is also good with staff loading large items of luggage on and off the ferries. The ferries are, however, one part of the operation; the Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company also has a significant land based operation involving a large fleet of well managed bus and minivan services.
Other Services Operated by the Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company
The Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company is the best point to point ferry and bus service provider operating in the Koh Samui Archipelago offer direct services from Koh Tao to:
Train Tickets from Chumphon to Bangkok
1st and 2nd Class sleeper berths from Chumphon to Bangkok normally sell out before the day of travel so you need to book advance:
- Buy train tickets from Chumphon to Bangkok.
Connecting Trains from Chumphon to Bangkok
There are 9 train services a day from Chumphon to Bangkok.
- It is not possible to catch any of the trains departing in the morning or afternoon on the same day as leaving Koh Tao.
Best Trains to take from Chumphon to Bangkok: #168
- Train #168 (20:03): This is the first train you can take if you travel by public transport from Koh Tao on the same day. Book early to secure your sleeper berth as everyone travelling from Koh Tao on the same day will want to take this train.