Koh Tao to Ao Nang

Koh Tao to Ao Nang

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Koh Tao to Ao Nang Schedule

Koh Tao to Ao Nang Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Lomlahkkhirin Speedboat + Van + Long Tail Boat 07:00 - 14:30฿ 1,800
Van2Travel Speedboat + Taxi 09:30 - 16:30฿ 1,350
Ramon Transport Sleeper Boat + Van 19:00 - 11:30฿ 1,300
Fame Tour Sleeper Boat 21:00 - 09:45฿ 1,350

Transportation from Koh Tao to Ao Nang

Facts about the transport from Koh Tao to Ao Nang

Cheapest Transport$36
Fastest Transport6h 30m
Earliest Departure9:30 AM
Latest Departure9:00 PM
Departures per day13
Distance325 kilometers
Transport CompaniesFame Tour, Koh Tao Booking Center, Lomprayah, Ramon Transport, Sapthaweephol Tour and Travel, Songserm, Van2Travel

Koh Tao to Ao Nang Destination Reviews

MT
Very good! Worked well and was on time. Would do it again.
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Mar 19, 2024
JG
The boat was very great, confy and clean beds, good toilet. The bus was overbooked, no room for everyone and luggage, 3 hour trip very uncomfortable
Ferry Sleeper Boat, Fame Tour (เฟมทัวร์), Jan 4, 2024
JS
Ferry was great, the minivan was a bit cramped and uncomfortable. But did the trick and got where we were going.
Ferry Sleeper Boat, Fame Tour (เฟมทัวร์), Dec 3, 2023
PF
Boat was surprisingly fine, I took a Valium and slept most of it. Can was quiet spacious for me. It wasn’t fully booked, so we had loads of room. Although I have heard it can be over booked sometimes. Overall I was happy with my experience.
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Nov 6, 2023
JE
Well the sleeper ferry is a fine experience. I think if it would have busier I would of liked it less as the beds are shoulder to shoulder but I had space between on both sides. However the van was where I had issue. There was not enough room in the van so I had to sit 4 ppl in 3 seats and was very uncomfy for everyone.
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Oct 19, 2023
E
The boat was great and fun but the Van was pretty uncomfortable
Ferry Sleeper Boat, Fame Tour (เฟมทัวร์), Sep 8, 2023
NB
Take a sleeping pill before going on the boat, then it’s fine! The transfer in Ao Nang was chaotic, but everyone got where they needed to be. Had to pay another 100 baht extra to get to Railay Beach
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Apr 7, 2023
EI
The boat was okay, the beds were basically normal hostel beds, but from Suratthani to Krabi it was a bit shameful, especially for the price. First they took us by those trucks with benches in the back to the travel agency, we had to wait there for about 30 min, the personnel was not too kind and also didn't speak more than a few words in English. And the minivan was full, so they put me in the most uncomfortable seat, in the middle in the front, just because I am a short girl so I fit there. Also it did not have seatbelt and a headrest... They don't have the addresses which you gave to be dropped of at, so remember to remind the driver.
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Mar 20, 2023
SB
I must pay a second price for the Transport to the Hotel .....
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Jan 15, 2023
MW
Comfortable good service
Ferry Ferry, Koh Tao Booking Center (Koh Tao Booking Center), Jan 8, 2023
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How to get from Koh Tao to Ao Nang

When you want to get from Koh Tao to Ao Nang, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Ferry
  • Van
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Ferry+van. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Taxi+ferry ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi+Ferry ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 42.37. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a ferry+van as a ferry+van ticket costs as low as USD 35.04.

How far is Koh Tao from Ao Nang?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Koh Tao to Ao Nang. Your trip will be a total of 202 miles (325 km). The flying distance is 202 miles (325 km).

How long does it take to get from Koh Tao to Ao Nang?

The travel time from Koh Tao to Ao Nang can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 7 to 17 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Koh Tao to Ao Nang?

The cost of the trip from Koh Tao to Ao Nang varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Fame Tour (เฟมทัวร์): travelling by ferry+van expect to pay as low as USD 35.04 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi+Ferry - a one-way taxi+Ferry ticket can cost as much as USD 42.37.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Koh Tao to Ao Nang:

  • Bus+Ferry+Van price: USD 23.47. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao
  • Ferry+Bus price: USD 23.47 - USD 29.60. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao
  • taxi+Ferry price: USD 35.04 - USD 42.37. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 21:00 Koh Tao Booking Center Office
  • Ferry+Van price: USD 35.04 - USD 42.10. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 21:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao
  • Ferry tickets - USD 40.74 to USD 42.10.
  • Bus+Ferry price: USD 46.17. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao
  • Bus+taxi+Ferry price: USD 87.64. From Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 10:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao

How many trips per day are there between Koh Tao and Ao Nang?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 6 by taxi+Ferry from Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 21:00 Koh Tao Booking Center Office
  • 5 by Ferry+Van from Koh Tao to Ao Nang starting from 09:30 Mae Haad Koh Tao until 21:00 Mae Haad Koh Tao
  • Ferries leave from Koh Tao for Ao Nang 2 times a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Ferries

Travelling by ferry is one of the most scenic ways to get from Koh Tao to Ao Nang as it combines transportation and sightseeing to some extent.

However, with these upsides in mind, you should still understand ferry travel is not for everyone. If you’re prone to seasickness it may be an unpleasant experience. As a rule, a ferry journey isn’t the cheapest way to travel During the high season ferry tickets might be hard to get, so you should always book in advance when possible.

Things to remember: ferry rides are dependent on weather conditions..

The most popular transport from Koh Tao to Ao Nang

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Koh Tao to Ao Nang? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 43% chosen taxi+Ferry
  • 38% chosen Ferry+Van
  • 11% users voted for a ferry ticket.
  • 6% chosen Bus+taxi+Ferry
  • 1% Other