Travelling from Bangkok to Koh Chang has two portions of journey.
The first part is by minivan, minibus, bus or car, depending on your selection of operator and the number of passengers on the departure day.
The second part is by ferry or Catamaran to Koh Chang.
The total estimated trip duration from Bangkok to Koh Chang takes about 6.5 hours to 7 hours, depending on the traffic and weather condition.
Triple T offer land transport service to Ao Thammachart Pier at Trat. Upon arrival at Ao Thammachart Pier at Trat, passengers are required to buy own ferry ticket to Koh Chang.
The bus fare from Bangkok to Koh Chang is reasonably priced in a range of THB350 to THB750.
There are few boarding points in Bangkok such as Suvarnabhumi Airport, Operator office like Boonsiri Office, bus terminal like Bangkok Bus Terminal (Ekamai), Mini Bus Station (Chatuchak) and backpacker hotspot Khao San Road. Here are the summary of boarding points associated with operators:
Suvarnabhumi Airport -> Suvarnabhumi Burapha
Backpacker hotspot Khao San Road -> Boonsiri High Speed
Catamaran, Suvarnabhumi Burapha and Tara Tour and Travel
Mini Bus Station (Chatuchak) and Bangkok Bus Terminal (Ekamai) -> Triple T
Boonsiri Office -> Boonsiri High Speed Catamaran
There are three piers in Koh Chang: Ao Thammachat, Center Point and and Ao Sapparod Pier. Following are the summary of boarding points associated with operators:
Ao Thammachat -> Triple T
Center Point -> Boonsiri High Speed Catamaran and Tara Tour and Travel
Ao Sapparod Pier -> Suvarnabhumi Burapha
You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you would rather not do that, you can visit www.busonlineticket.co.th and book your seat within 5 minutes.
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Thailand by logging on to the official website of BusOnlineTicket which is www.busonlineticket.co.th. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.