How do you get from Bangkok to Koh Samet?
How to Get to Koh Samet. You can easily make your own way to the island by taking a public bus, minibus, or private taxi southeast from Bangkok to the Nuan Thip Pier in Ban Phe, just outside of Rayong. The drive takes between 3 – 4 hours, depending on how stupendous Bangkok’s traffic is on that particular day.
How much is a taxi from Bangkok to Koh Samet?
Top rated Bangkok to Koh Samet taxi service (and all of Rayong)
|To/from Koh Samet||Deluxe sedan||VIP Van|
|Central Bangkok – Koh Samet||2,650||3,350|
|Pattaya – Koh Samet||1,500||2,000|
|Koh Samet further afield From central Bangkok to:|
|Central Bangkok – Rayong town center||2,650||3,250|
How long does it take to get from Pattaya to Koh Samet?
It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Pattaya to Ko Samet, including transfers.
Is Phuket or Pattaya better?
While Phuket offers a more rejuvenating and peaceful experience, Pattaya is a rather loud destination with a constant, frenzied party atmosphere. While Phuket is best suited for families, kids and couples, Pattaya is for the adventure freaks, adrenaline junkies and the spoiled part of the population.
How long does it take from Bangkok to Koh Samet?
How long does it take to get from Bangkok to Koh Samet? Travel by van/minivan + ferry/boat from Bangkok to Koh Samet (via Rayong) takes about 4.5 hours. Travel by private taxi/car + ferry from Bangkok to Koh Samet (via Rayong) takes about 4 hours.