Bus from Bangkok to Surat Thani is not just serving locals travelling to southern city Surat Thani, but it also an unique tourist route connecting top attractions Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao. Passengers with final destination at one of the three islands could take tuk tuk or taxi to Donsak Pier upon arriving at Surat Thani Bus Terminal.
Choke Anan Tour, Sri Suthep Tour, Krung Siam Tour are the few bus operators serving the bus from Bangkok to Surat Thani. Choke Anan Tour is the more reputable and is providing more departures from Southern Bangkok Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai) to Surat Thani among these players.
Choke Anan Tour deploys 3 types of coaches (Express, VIP32 and VIP24) to operate the bus route Bangkok to Surat Thani. Seating in Express coach is the standard 4-seat-in-a-row, whereas seating in VIP32 and VIP24 coach is the 3-seat-in-a-row. Hence, passengers are more comfortable taking VIP for journey from Bangkok to Surat Thani. Generally, the bus fare goes higher with more spacious seat coach.
Bus from Bangkok to Surat Thani takes about 10 hour. Usually passengers prefer to take evening departure coach and reach Surat Thani next morning. For backpackers, overnight coach could save them 1 night accommodation. For locals, they travel with overnight coach to save their precious day time so that they can spend more time with their family.
The bus ticket from Bangkok to Surat Thani is reasonably charged in the range of THB 450 – 750. Choke Anan Tour VIP24 coach charge the highest fare because they supply the most comfortable and most spacious seat to passengers.
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