Chumphon (Matapon Pier)
Koh Tao (Mae Haad Pier)
Ferries to Koh Tao Island
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Chumphon to Koh Tao Ferry

The Chumphon Koh Tao ferry route connects Thailand with Koh Tao Island. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Songserm. The crossing operates up to 7 times each week with sailing durations from around 2 hours 45 minutes.

Chumphon Koh Tao sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Thailand to Koh Tao Island page.
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Chumphon Guide

The transit town of Chumphon is the gateway to South Thailand and is a town with plenty for travellers to do. There are seven weekly sailings to the islands of Koh Tao, Koh Phangan and Koh Samui, all operated by Songserm.

What’s there to do in Chumphon?
There is lots to do while you wait to board the ferry. The town provides a number of places where you can sample spectacular local seafood and the surrounding beaches provide the perfect place to relax and escape the backpacker trail or get stuck into some snorkelling in the crystalline Thai water. It’s not just stunning coastline for you to experience as Khao Pang Forest Park and Mo Ku Chumphon National Park provide beautiful forests, rivers and incredible mountain vistas.

What transport links are available?
Chumphon has strong transport links, especially with the nation’s capital, Bangkok. By road it’s a lengthy six hour drive but on quick motorway linked roads for the duration of the four hundred and sixty kilometre journey. The two cities are linked by a one hour flight for those who want to cover the distance a bit quicker.

What ferry services leave the port?
There are twenty one sailings a week on three different routes. These are split evenly with seven weekly sailings to Koh Phangan, Koh Samui and Koh Tao with all services operated by Songserm.

Koh Tao Guide

Koh Tao (Mae Haad Pier) Route Guide 2

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