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 leaves from Wat Pra Lan Pier at 0800hrs, 1230hrs and 1530hrs.
Seatran Discovery Ferry also provides a twice daily ferry service at 0800hrs, 1230hrs and 1530hrs. Seatran also goes from Koh Tao to Krabi.
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 0700hrs and 1300hrs. Journey takes one and a half hours. They also provide a bus to Bangkok
Boat agents are available at Chumphon railway station.
From Surat Thani
Lomprayah Catamaran and Bus service runs twice daily from the airport and the town.
Seatran runs twice daily.
The Songserm Express ferry (night boat) leaves Ban Don Pier, Surat Thani at 2200hrs and arrives at Koh Tao at 0600hrs.
When organising your trip please check the ferry times as the times and boats operating can change.