Travelling from Bangkok to Koh Phangan has a numbers of options. Flight is of course the fastest option but it is not direct flight. Travelers have to land at Koh Samui airport before transferring to ferry from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan. With the trouble of ferry transfer from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan, direct combo bus and ferry service is more convenient and more importantly the combo bus and ferry service is cheaper than flight option.
Bus which serves the first portion of the journey from Bangkok to Chumphon Pier is modern with fine leg room, spacious and reclining seat. The bus journey usually takes about 8 hours to arrive Chumphon Pier.
At Chumphon Pier, passengers are required to check in again at Lomprayah office at Chumphon Pier with the same original ticket prior to ferry boarding. Usually there are some spare time in between the bus arrival time and ferry departure time at Chumphon Pier. Passengers could have a rest, take some coffee or enjoy the sunrise the pier while waiting for ferry departure.
It usually takes approximately another 3.5 hours to arrive at Thong Sala Pier Koh Phangan.
Lomprayah is the company that provides combo bus and ferry service from Bangkok to Koh Phangan. Lomprayah ferry is the high speed Catamaran ferry. Lomprayah is the first and only high speed Catamaran passengers ferry operation in Thailand. They are the fastest ferry service in the Gulf of Thailand.
The fare for Lomprayah combo service of bus and ferry from Bangkok to Koh Koh Phangan is THB 1300 for their morning 0900 schedule and is THB 1350 for their evening 2100 schedule.
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 https://www.busonlineticket.co.th/. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.