Ban Phe/Koh Samet arrival and departure
Ban Phe/ Koh Samet can easily be reached from all over Thailand by public transportation (mostly trough Rayong, the capital of the province) or, via the public bus connection from Ekamai Bus terminal Bangkok.
Direct minivan trips to Ban Phe (Koh Samet) are daily offered in various destinations in Bangkok (all over city, Khao san road, airport…), Cambodia, Koh Chang, Pattaya etc.
In Koh Samet there are public taxi’s who can bring you to any beach of choice.
Motorbikes are easily available to explore the island.
Bus connection from Bangkok Ekamai to Ban Phe
Ban Phe – Bangkok
Bangkok – Ban Phe
Shared public taxi's (Songhthaew)
Rayong is approximately 20 Km away from Ban Phe and can easily be reached by public or private taxi’s.
The Songthaew’s are available every couple of minutes in both, Rayong & Ban Phe.
They can also be rented privately bringing you at the destination of choice.
Songthaew’s are also available in U-Tapao airport in Rayong.
Taxi service (Ban Phe)
Taxi’s are easily available at every pier in Ban Phe (e.g. next to 7/11). No reservation is required.
From Bangkok international airport the price will be in the range of 2500 THB for a private taxi and for the way back to airport in the range of 2000 THB.
Taxi service (Koh Samet)
Taxi’s are easy to find in Koh Samet at Na Dan Pier ()or at every beach. They can be used as public transport system waiting to get full or they can be booked privately at the destination of choice.
Minivan service (Ban Phe)
There are various Minivan buses and agencies available in Koh Samet and Ban Phe.
Typical next destinations are Bangkok, BKK airport, Hua Hin, Chantaburi, Pattaya, Koh Chang and Cambodia etc. Tickets could be booked with us or at any hotel/pier:
Private car: Parking services
Secured parking’s for motorbikes and car’s are easy available at all piers and are not costly.