Ferries to Koh Tao
Here you will find information about getting to Koh Tao by ferry.
Please book your ferry well in advance as boats can get fully booked especially during the high and peak seasons.
From Koh Samui
Lomprayah Catamaran is a high speed boat that provides a twice daily service. It leaves from Wat Pra Lan Pier at 0800hrs and 1230hrs.
Seatran Discovery Ferry also provides a twice daily ferry service at 0800hrs and 1330hrs. Seatran also goes from Koh Tao to Bangkok.
Songserm Express Boat departs at 0700hrs from Ta Yang Pier. They provide a bus from Chumphon Train Station to their office at 0630hrs. The journey takes 3 hours. Tel: (077) 456 274.
Lomprayah Cattamaran departs at 0730hrs. Journey takes one and a half hours.
Boat agents are available at Chumphon railway station.
From Surat Thani
The Songserm Express (Night) Boat leaves Ban Don Pier, Surat Thani at 0800hrs and arrives at Koh Tao at 1430hrs. From Koh Tao-Surat Thani, leaves at 1000hrs arrives at 1630hrs.
When organising your trip please check the ferry times as the times and boats operating can change.