There are 7 ways to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus, ferry or car

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Fly from Utapao, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) UTP - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$57 - $402

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Bus to Don Muang, fly, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) DMK - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$42 - $192

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Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BKK - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$58 - $221

Ferry, train  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Hua Hin to Padang Besar
  3. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$64 - $112

Bus Piya  •  27 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$43

Bus The Transport Company  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hatyai to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$46 - $59

Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur 998.8 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan via Hat Yai Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 22 min.

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The distance between Pattaya and Kuala Lumpur is 1093 km. The road distance is 1598.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to ferry and train which takes 23 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Piya, depart from Pattaya station.

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The quickest flight from Utapao Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Sri Maju, arrive at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h ahead of Pattaya. It is currently 12:28 AM in Pattaya and 1:28 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is 1598 km. It takes approximately 20 h 33 min to drive from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur.

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AirAsia offers flights from Utapao Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 682.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai Bus Terminal and Hat Yai Bus Station in around 27 h 22 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Utapao to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
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
Roong Reuang Coach
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
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
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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