How to come to Koh Chang from Bangkok or from Bangkok international Airport ?
There are 3 daily flights from Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi Airport)
:Departure Bangkok airport 8.30 am > Arrival Trat aiport 09.30 am
Departure Bangkok airport 5.10 pm > Arrival Trat aiport 6.10 pmCost : 3,190 bath one way
Web info & booking http://www.bangkokair.com
Departure Trat 10.15am > Arrival Bangkok airport 11.15 am
Departure Trat 6.40 pm > Arrival Bangkok airport 7.40 pmFrom TRAT airport take the Bangkok
Trat airport is about 17km from Ao Thammachat pier, from where you catch the ferry to Koh Chang.
From Trat Airport, there are minibuses to Koh Chang, door to door at 470bt, ferry included,
The trip from the Airport to the pier takes about 20 to 30 minutes,
You can pre-book the seat on the minibus or the private hire, 039 525 775 or present yourself at their desk at trat aiport on landing.
By Bus 999 express from Ekkamai bus terminal in Bangkok
.Departure from Ekkamai ( Stop at the airport )
7.45 am bus direct to Ao Thammachart (Koh Chang Ferry pier)
9.45 am Bus direct to Center Point Ferry ( koh chang )
14..00 pm Bus to Laem NgopThis bus stop at the International Aiport 45 minutes after the departure from bangkok (ex:
Departure ekkamai bus staiton 7.45 am , Stop airport 8.30 am ) Cost : 275 baht per person.
. 7.45 am Arrival around 1pm at the ferry pier ( main land );You should be able catch the 1.30 pm or 2 pm ferry
You could be in bang bao around 3 pm and relax on the beach
You will have to buy your ferry ticket ( 80 bath pp one way ), And then to pay for the local taxi ( songtaew ) on koh chang side ( 60 to 120 baht pp , depending of your destination )
Departure from Ao Thamachat to Ekkamai Bus station Bangkok ( stop at airport )14.0 pm / 16.00 pm Infos : Tel 089 752 5732
Ferry Boats to Koh chang* Centre Point Ferry Pier*
Koh Chang Ferry pier ( Ao Thamamachat )More info on their web site ( schedules , prices etc : ) http://www.kohchangferry.
Why Booking a Private transfer instead of a Plane ticket or regular mini bus ?
Cheaper Than the plane ; Plane ticket Bangkok Airport to Trat Aiport average cost 3,500 thai bath per personn
More flexible : You decide when you want to leave - The car or mini bus pick you at at your hotel door or at your arrival at the airport
More comfortable - You can ask the driver to stop for a drink ot toilets break whenever you want
The transfer will be done either with a TOYOTA INNOVA or Mitsubishi PAJERO or Mini Bus TOYOTA COMMUTER
Trouble Free : The transfer are "door to door " : The driver will pick you up at your hotel ( or airport ) and drop you at your hotel ( or airport )