There are 10 ways to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur by bus, plane, train, 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 Bangkok, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6 h 30 min

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

$64 - $219

Cheapest option

Bus The Transport Company  •  27 h 34 min

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

$45 - $57

8 alternative options

Bus, Public Van to Bangkok Don Muang, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  7 h 40 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 Bangkok Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) DMK - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$48 - $191

Fly Utapao to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  5 h 6 min

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

$58 - $396

Bus to Bangkok, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Bangkok (BKK) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) BKK - SZB

$132 - $1,115

Bus, Public Van to Bangkok Don Muang, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  9 h 18 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 Bangkok Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) DMK - SZB

$103 - $287

Ferry, train  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Nong Khae to Prachuap Khiri Khan
  3. Take the train from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hat Yai
  4. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$82 - $105

Bus Piya  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur Station

$55

Bus, Mini Van, train  •  30 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Van from Hat Yai to Butterworth
  3. Take the train from Butterworth to KL Sentral

$70 - $77

Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur 998.6 miles

$140 - $210

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 in around 26 h 40 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Avg. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Avg. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Avg. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Alor Setar
Avg. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Avg. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Avg. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Utapao to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Avg. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai
Avg. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Bangkok Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Avg. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khae to Prachuap Khiri Khan
Avg. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hat Yai
Avg. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Avg. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $14
Gold
$18 - $21
Platinum
$24 - $28
Train from Butterworth to KL Sentral
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $11
Gold
$14 - $16
Platinum
$18 - $21
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
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
Avg. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Avg. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Jolly Travel
Website
jollytravel.in.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Kuala Lumpur Station
Avg. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai to Butterworth
Avg. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
jollytravel.in.th
Book at
12go.asia
Pattaya Bus
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Avg. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur?

The distance between Pattaya and Kuala Lumpur is 1092 km. The road distance is 1598 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur?

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs ฿1600 and takes 27 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur?

The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which takes 5 h 6 min and costs ฿4300.

Is there a direct bus between Pattaya and Kuala Lumpur?

No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Kuala Lumpur Station via Hat Yai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur?

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.