Koh Samui (Nathon Pier) ferry port in Koh Samui Island is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Chumphon (Matapon Pier), Koh Tao (Mae Haad Pier), Koh Phangan (Thong Sala Pier), Surat Thani City & Surat Thani (Tapee Pier) available. With a selection of up to 45 Sailings Weekly, the port of Koh Samui (Nathon Pier) connects Koh Samui Island with Thailand, Koh Tao Island & Koh Phangan Island.
Sailing durations range from 30 minutes on the Koh Phangan (Thong Sala Pier) service to 6 hours 30 minutes on the Chumphon (Matapon Pier) service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Koh Samui (Nathon Pier) fare search.
There are currently 3 different ferry services that run to Koh Samui, the ferries from Chumphon, Koh Tao, and from Koh Phangan, which are all operated by same company, Songsern. With up to 28 sailings a week to choose from, with sail times ranging between 45 minutes to 6 and a half hours, book now with Direct Ferries to find the best route at the best price for you.
As there are 3 different ferry routes that travel to Koh Samui on a weekly basis, there is not one set schedule for the ferries, especially as there are different numbers of ferries travelling from each of the destinations, with only 7 a week on the Koh Samui to Chumphon Ferryand Koh Samui to Koh Tao Ferrry, and 14 a week on the Koh Samui to Koh Phangan Ferry.
The number of ferries a week can also change at the last minute due to a number of factors, such as what time of year you are travelling, but here at Direct Ferries we will always try to find you the best ferry at the most convenient time for you.
The three different ferry routes that run to Koh Samui means that there is not one exact price for the ferries, especially as prices can be affected by a number of factors, such as what time of year you are travelling, and how you are travelling, such as by foot. We therefore recommend checking out our helpful fare finder tool, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.
As there are 3 different ferry routes that travel to Koh Samui, all coming from different destinations, there are different sail times for each of these, especially as sail times can easily change at the last minute due to a number of factors, such as weather conditions at the time of sail. On average, the ferry from Chumphon takes around 6 and a half hours, the ferry from Koh Tao takes about 3 hours, and the ferry from Koh Phangan is the fastest, only taking about 45 minutes.
All ferries to Koh Samui are provided by the ferry company Songserm, who at this time does not support cars onboard their ships, so you will not be able to bring your car with you on the ferry to Koh Samui.
Nathon Pier, Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand
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