Users booking trips to Koh Samui from Bangkok found flights 81% cheaper than the average price of flights to Koh Samui. To find the cheapest price to Koh 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 Koh Samui. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £574. The month of September is another great option to travel to Koh Samui, with average flight prices from United Kingdom averaging around £580.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Koh Samui is about 13 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are £660. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Koh Samui from United Kingdom for as low as £511 on momondo.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Koh Samui from United Kingdom. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was £616. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from United Kingdom to Koh Samui on a Friday will generally be more expensive and average around £666. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Koh Samui is at midday. momondo users have found flights departing from United Kingdom to Koh Samui at midday for as low as £593. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Flights in the morning are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £670.
Users planning a flight to Koh Samui during the months of January, May, or October should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in Koh Samui even when it's raining, though. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centres in the area, like Fishermans Village.
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. Another popular beach in the area is Lamai Beach.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Koh Samui is possible. If you are planning a flight to Koh Samui, consider booking flights to Surat Thani Airport (67 mi from Koh Samui city centre), Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport (73 mi from Koh Samui city centre) or Chumphon Airport (95 mi from Koh Samui city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Koh Samui is Chumphon Airport where the average price is £62pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Thailand travel restrictions include travel to Koh 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 Koh Samui at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.