Koh Samui Airport

Samui International Airport (USM)


The airport is located on the island of Koh Samui.

Getting to the city

Shared minivans are available, charging fixed fares to destinations around Koh Samui. These are generally cheaper for solo travellers, charging fares around THB100-200. Note that some destinations are not covered by shared transport, and are only reachable by private taxi.


GMT +7

Car rental

Car rental companies respresented at the airport include Hertz, Avis, Budget and Sixt. The car rental desks are in the arrivals area of the airport.

Airport Taxis

Private taxis are available at fixed rates to a number of locations in Koh Samui, ranging from Big Buddha (THB 400) to Pang Ka (THB 1,200). Minivans are also available for up to six people, and generally charge THB 100 to THB 200 more.


The airport is small and attractive, and most facilities are outdoors. Airport facilities include cafes, restaurants, shopping, ATMs and a gate transport bus.




Wifi is available at Gate 6 in the International Departures area.

Koh Samui Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.