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Koh Samet Fast Ferry

Koh Samet fast ferry now operates between Tarua Phe and Na Dan (main pier) on Koh Samet. This brilliant new service now allows visitors to reach the island in 10 to 15 minutes without having to pay for the more expensive private speed boat rates. The normal ferries can take anywhere from 30 mins to 50 mins for the crossing, add to that the unreliability of the slow boats. You can be sat on a boat sometimes waiting for over an hour just for the boat to leave. Koh Samet fast ferry leaves on time every time, so there’s no waiting around in the sun. It’s air conditioned seating area it makes the journey the most comfortable option by far.

The most reliable and the safest option for getting to and from the island is certainly the Koh Samet fast ferry. Because the catamaran in use was custom built to service tourists coming to visit the beautiful island of Koh Samet, Rayong. Please find below the current timetables and pictures of the boat.


The price for the Koh Samet fast ferry is 150 baht per person, one way. The office on the mainland is opposite 7/11 at Tarua Phe Pier. On the island you can buy tickets at Nadan Pier with the blue roof.


Koh Samet fast ferry timetable for Monday to Friday, English

Koh Samet fast ferry Monday to Friday, Thai.

Brand new Catamaran

Aircon Lounge

Reliable and safe

Best seats to have when going to Koh Samet

Koh Samet’s Na Dan Pier, where you can arrive refreshed and relaxed without the usual hassle getting to the island.