The Koh Chang Bridge is a proposed bridge connecting the island of Koh Chang to the mainland in Trat province, Thailand.
The proposal is for a 10-km sea bridge from Laem Ngob sub-district on the mainland to Ban Dan Kao on the island.
Koh Chang is currently served by a car ferry that takes 30 minutes and runs every hour. More services run during peak travel times, but queues that stretch back 2.5 kilometres have been reported during holiday periods.
Koh Chang Bridge map
[Map of proposed Koh Chang Bridge.]
Koh Chang bridge build set for nod – [07/10/21]
“The long-awaited construction of a bridge connecting Trat on the mainland to Koh Chang is likely to get the nod if it passes its second public hearing this year, according to Somkiat Samatthakan, chairman of the provincial working committee organising the hearings.”
Trat to conduct second survey on bridge to Koh Chang – [07/10/21]
“Trat authorities will conduct a second, more detailed, survey to gauge residents’ opinions on a planned bridge linking Koh Chang to the mainland. The first survey on the project was conducted four years ago and construction of the bridge is scheduled to kick off in 2023.”
Koh Chang Bridge plans (really!)
This travel guide mentions that a meeting was held between Koh Chang businesses and Trat government officials regarding a bridge proposal.
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