Flights from Koh Samui / Samui Island

The island of Koh Samui of Thailand is well connected to the mainland and throughout Asia and Australasia. Try writing ‘everywhere’ into the search bar and you will be given a list of places that Kos Samui airport flies to, as well as the approximate prices for the flights, meaning you can choose a destination with as much information as possible at your disposal.


Once you decide on where you want to go, then choosing when to go is your next step. Usually, keeping your dates as flexible as possible will yield the best rates for flights. Utilise the calendar and review full months for travel prices, and book the one that suits your preferred dates and your bank balance.


However, if you have a date and a destination in mind, Skyscanner can still help you to secure the best bang for your buck by comparing and contrasting the flights by price, routes and layovers.


Finding flights from Samui International Airport (USM)


The airport is a mere stone’s throw away from the main city of Chaweng, located only 2km away. The Samui International Airport (USM) is the main aviation hub for this popular Thai island, and vaunted for being one of the prettiest airports ever built. Passengers looking to make their way to the airport can do so via shared ride minivan taxis, or regular taxis.


There is a decent range of onward destinations offered from this airport despite its small size. These range over the Asian continent and the Southeast Asian region of the world.


Flights around Thailand from Koh Samui are operated exclusively by Bangkok Airways and Thai Airways, but international routes are carried out by airlines that include Lucky Air, Tibet Airlines, Silkair, Thai Airways, Bangkok Airways and Firefly.


Popular destinations from Samui International Airport


Thailand boasts beauties no matter where you in the country, and exploring the nation is easily done from Samui’s airport. Why not see the western coastline of Thailand by flying to Phuket City (HKT) on the large island of Phuket? Or enjoy the cultural charms of Chiang Mai (CNX), the northern capital of the country, known for its lush landscapes and fascinating temples.


Outside of the country, a three hour flight can take you to the thumping excitement of glittering Hong Kong (HKG), or for two hours you can be touring the designer shops of Singapore’s (SIN) famous Orchard Road. Quick getaways to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) are also popular, as this green city offers the great shopping you can find in Singapore, with a hefty dose of multiculturalism, and nearby beaches to enjoy.


Or if you are an animal lover, fly to Chengdu (CTU) in China, home of the adorable pandas, and known for being both a green city, and one of China’s cuisine capitals due to its celebrated spicy dishes that are distinctive in the Sichuan province that Chengdu is located in.



Please note that information is correct as of October 2016

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.