How long is the bus from Bangkok to Koh Chang?
– 6 hours
Bangkok to Koh Chang by Bus The times for departure are 07.45 & 09.00 everyday and the journey takes between 5 – 6 hours, depending on traffic. The cost is around 260 Baht for one way.
How far is Ko Chang from Bangkok?
The distance from Bangkok to Koh Chang is 350 km. Note that all these forms of transport will take you to the pier, and to get from there to the island, you’ll have to take a ferry to Koh Chang.
Do you need a car on Koh Chang?
As Koh Chang is an island, with no bridge or airport, you’ll have to take a boat to get here. The boats to Koh Chang are all large car ferries. These run from 06:00 – 19:30 daily throughout the year and depart from two piers on the mainland.
Does Koh Chang have an airport?
There isn’t an airport on Koh Chang. But you can fly to Trat airport on the mainland which is owned by Bangkok Airways. It’s only 15 minutes drive from the main ferry pier.
Is Koh Chang cheap?
Fortunately, prices on the island are much cheaper compared to other popular islands like Ko Phi Phi. And its relative size and location mean that even when the island is busy, it doesn’t feel that busy. Despite its recent increase in tourism, Ko Chang still offers a lot of peace and quiet.
Which beach is closest to Bangkok?
Pattaya may be the closest beach resort to Bangkok, but it’s teeming traffic and tawdry nightlife puts many tourists off. The secret is to do Navy beach (known locally as Had Sai Kaew), 20 minutes’ drive beyond.
What is Koh Chang known for?
Koh Chang is one of Thailand’s most beautiful islands with white sand beaches, waterfalls, mangroves and an interior rainforest that has been largely undisturbed due to the mountainous terrain. Koh Chang is home to a wide range of wildlife, including an amazing selection of birds, snakes, deers and monkeys.
Is there a nice beach near Bangkok?
If you need a quick dose of sun, Ko Larn, which lies just offshore of Pattaya, is a great bet (and total contrast to the dirty overcrowded beach in Pattaya), with plenty of white sand and beautiful water, while Bang Saen is Bangkok’s nearest beach, popular with Thais.
Is Koh Chang Nice?
Koh Chang Thailand is more than nice. Koh Chang is a wonderful place to visit! One of the nicest islands of Thailand is definitely Koh Chang!
Is there a minibus from Pattaya airport to Koh Chang?
It only runs between the airport and Koh Chang. The shared minibus from Pattaya to Koh Chang will pick up from hotels in Naklua, Pattaya and Jomtien beach. (And if you’re coming from Koh Chang to Pattaya it will also drop off in those areas.
What is the cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang?
A share minibus or bus is the cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Koh Chang, in either direction. Due to the pandemic, many services are either not running or are running with a reduced timetable.
How much is the ferry from Koh Chang to Klong son?
If one way only from Koh Chang, the price is 500bt to 600bt (dependent on the beach) with the same 100bt to 130bt extra for the transfer from your resort to Klong Son. Children are charged at full price as they require a seat.
How do I get to Koh Chang from Trat?
You can use the services from 06.00 to 12.00 to make a Koh Chang connection, by getting out about 30km outside of Trat at the Saen Tung junction and changing to an orange open songthaew taxi (50bt) which delivers you to Ao Thammacht Pier, about 30 minutes travel time.