It is considered the easiest and fastest way to reach the Island. There are some direct flights from Bangkok to Samui, operated by Bangkok Airways and Thai Airways. Other international routes include Singapore, Hong Kong and also some direct flights from major tourist destinations such as Phuket, Chiangmai, and Krabi . For more detailed information, reservation and flight time-table, please contact the Airline.
Another option of traveling by air is to take the flight to Suratthani/ Nakorn Srithammaraj and continue on bus and ferry to the Island.
Estimated flight time to Samui from Bangkok is 50 minutes. For flight from Bangkok to Suratthani, you will have to continue journey on bus or ferry. Estimated total journey time is five hours.