There are 10 ways to get from Pattaya to Krabi by bus, plane, ferry, train, taxi, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Krabi  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Krabi (KBV) BKK - KBV

$42 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, Minivan  •  18 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Pattaya to Surat Thani 393 Rayong
  2. Take the Minivan from Surat Thani to Krabi

$24 - $44

8 alternative options

Bus, Public Van to Don Muang, fly to Krabi  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport
  3. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Krabi (KBV) DMK - KBV

$32 - $120

Fly Utapao to Phuket, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Phuket (HKT) UTP - HKT
  2. Take the ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier

$103 - $237

Fly Utapao to Hat Yai, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Hat Yai (HDY) UTP - HDY
  2. Take the bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
  3. Take the bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station

$56 - $127

Ferry, train, Minivan  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
  3. Take the Minivan from Chumphon to Krabi Bus

$71 - $99

Mini Van, bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Krabi Bus Station

$34

Train, taxi  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song
  3. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Krabi

$97 - $176

Bus  •  33 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phang Nga
  2. Take the bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station

$33

Drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Krabi 563.6 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Krabi is to bus which costs ฿1099 and takes 33 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Krabi is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs ฿1300 - ฿5500.

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The distance between Pattaya and Krabi is 582 km. The road distance is 902 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Pattaya to Krabi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Krabi. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Krabi Bus Station via Bangkok Khao San Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Krabi, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Krabi via Khaosan Road and Bangkok Khao San Road in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Utapao to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airportpattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Sri Trang Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hatyai to Trang Sri Trang
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Trang to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Fame Tour
Website
chumphon-kohtao.com
Bus from Chumphon to Krabi Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chumphon-kohtao.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mama Travel and Tour
Website
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Bus from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Pattaya to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Phantip Travel
Sawadee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phang Nga
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Ferry operators
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Yai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Yai to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay East to Krabi Town Pier
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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