Travelling from Hatyai to Koh Samui involves the minibus and then ferry service to reach the island. Koh Samui is an island of natural beauty and charm, a paradise where everyone can enjoy the holiday. There are many ways to travel to from Hatyai to Koh Samui but bus plus ferry service is one of the easiest and convenient ways to Koh Samui.
Travelling from Hatyai to Koh Samui has two portions of journey.
The first part is by minibus or van from Hatyai to Raja Ferry Port (also called Donsak Pier), taking about 4.5 hours land journey.
The second part is by ferry to Koh Samui, taking about 1.5-2 hours sea journey. Raja Ferry Port (Donsak Pier) is the main pier to go Koh Samui.
Please note that ferry service will be cancelled due to weather condition and then reopen when the weather improves.
KKKL is the company that provide joint service from Hat Yai to Koh Samui.
The minibus or van departs daily 9.00am, 10.00am and 12.00pm from Hatyai to Surathani Raja Ferry Port (Donsak Port). As the road journey taking about 4.5 hours to reach Raja Ferry Port (Donsak Port), passengers would be on time to catch the 2.00pm ferry service to go Koh Samui directly. Alternatively, you may take 3.00pm ferry service to Koh Samui so that you can have about 1.5 hours time for simple lunch at the cafe in the Port.
The ferry service frequency is almost 1 hour per schedule, starting from 6.00am to 7.00pm.
The joint service ticket price is charged at THB650.
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.