There are 5 daily direct services from Surat Thani train station to Koh Phangan. The quickest service is provided by the Lomprayah High Speed Ferry Company departing from Surat Thani train station at 08.30. If you arrive at Surat Thani train station after 09.00, when the last direct service of the day departs, you can still travel to Koh Phangan via Surat Thani city.
|Train Station||Koh Phangan||Company||Cost||Journey|
|07:00||12:30||Phantip Travel||400 THB||5 hr 30 min|
|07:45||12:30||Raja Ferry||490 THB||4 hr 45 min|
|08:00||12:30||Phantip Travel||400 THB||4 hr 30 min|
|08:30||11:45||Lomprayah||600 THB||3 hr 15 min|
|09.00||14:00||Phantip Travel||400 THB||5 hr 00 min|
The journey from Surat Thani train station to Koh Phangan has two parts. The first part of the journey is a 78.6 km drive by bus or minivan to one of the ferry ports in Donsak. The second part of the journey is by ferry from Donsak to Thong Sala in Koh Phangan. The journey time if use a direct service from the train station to Koh Phangan is between 3 hours 15 minutes and 4 hours 45 minutes depending on which travel company you book with. Surat Thani city is 23 km from Surat Thani train station and if you travel indirectly via Surat Thani expect the total journey time to be around 5 hours 30 minutes to 6 hours depending on what time the next connecting bus to Donsak departs.