Users booking trips to Ko Samui from Bangkok found flights 85% cheaper than the average price of flights to Ko Samui. To find the cheapest price to Ko Samui from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Ko Samui. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £603. If you aren’t able to travel to Ko Samui during the month of May, then flying in September is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of £609.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Ko Samui is about 13 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are £694. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United Kingdom to Ko Samui for as low as £523.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Ko Samui is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as £647. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. When flying out on a Friday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United Kingdom to Ko Samui for around £700.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Ko Samui is at midday. Flights from United Kingdom to Ko Samui during this time can be as low as £623. Flights in the morning are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £704.
If you are planning a flight to Ko Samui and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of January, May, and October. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Ko Samui, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. Shopping centres like Fishermans Village are very popular destinations for those visiting the Ko Samui area. Fishermans Village is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside.
Beaches like Chaweng Beach are most often visited during February, March, or April, as the weather is usually above 70 degrees Fahrenheit (21°C) with a low chance of rain. Consider visiting Lamai Beach during your Ko Samui visit as well.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Ko Samui is possible. If you are planning a flight to Ko Samui, consider booking flights to Surat Thani Airport (67 mi from Ko Samui city centre), Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport (73 mi from Ko Samui city centre) or Chumphon Airport (95 mi from Ko Samui city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Ko Samui is Chumphon Airport where the average price is £70pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Thailand travel restrictions include travel to Ko Samui. Thailand has suspended all flights into the country and restricted the entry of all foreign nationals except those with a work permit until at least June 30. Emergency landings, humanitarian aid flights, medical or relief flights, repatriation and cargo flights, state or military aircraft, and technical landings without disembarkation may still enter the country. All arriving travelers must present a Certificate of Entry and completed Declaration Form issued by the Royal Thai Embassy or the Royal Thai Consulate-General issued in their country of departure, a fit-to-fly health certificate (issued no more than 72 hours before traveling), and proof of health insurance covering all medical expenditure up to USD 100,000 minimum while in Thailand. Upon entry into Thailand, all travelers will be subject to a 14-day quarantine at a Thai government-designated facility at their own expense The validity of all temporary visas has been extended until July 31, 2020. If you are planning to travel to Ko Samui at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.