Useful facts for your holiday to Koh Chang
Flight and Transfers
With no direct flights to Koh Chang from Ireland, your best option is to fly to Bangkok from Dublin with an approximate flight time of 12 hours. From here you’ll fly to Trat airport, which only takes around 45 minutes, although you may have to wait some time at Bangkok as there are only two daily flights to Trat.
No visa is required, but you will need six months validity on your passport, an onward/return ticket and proof of sufficient funds for the duration of your trip.
Thai is the official language but some will be able to speak at least passable English.
Songthaews are the main mode of transport. They are pickup trucks that function as minibuses. You can also rent a motorbike if you feel confident enough to drive one.
The Thai baht is the official currency.
220V, two or three (grounded) flat or round prongs
Vaccination & Health
As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting MASTA Travel health.
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