Frequently Asked Questions

Where does the trip start & Finish?

The trip begins in Bangkok and finishes in Koh Phangan.

Which airport do I need to fly into?

You will need to fly into Suvarnabhumi (BKK) which is the main international airport or alternatively we can also collect you from Don Muang (DMK).

What is the closest airport to the end destination?

The closest airport is Koh Samui which is a 45 minute ferry ride away from Koh Phangan. The ferries run regularly. There are also other means of travel that our group leaders will be able to help you arrange.

How do I get back to the start destination and is this included in the price? If not, how much is it?

No it is not included but we can assist you with booking it all. You will need to get a joint ticket which consists of a ferry from Koh Phangan to the mainland and then a bus to Bangkok. The cost is around 1500 BAHT. Please be aware this can be quite a long journey of around 12 hours’ door to door. Alternatively, you can fly from Koh Samui which is a 45 minute ferry ride away from Koh Phangan however this option is more expensive and would cost in the region of 4000 BAHT but saves time.

What kind of accommodation is included on this trip?

The accommodation for this trip is all twin or triple share private rooms.

How much is a pre night’s accommodation?

A pre night’s accommodation is 30GBP, 36EUR, 42USD, 54CAD, 54AUD for a private twin or double room. If you would like to arrange a pre-night please email info@trutravels.com