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There are 5 ways to get from Cha-am to Pattaya by ferry, bus, train, taxi or car

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Ferry  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

$48 - $51

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Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Cha-am Intersection to Pattaya Bus Terminal

$15

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Train  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ban Chaam to Hua Lamphong 170 Yala - Hua Lamphong - Class II Sleeper AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Pattaya 283 Hua Lamphong - Phlu Ta Luang - Class III Fan

$17 - $68

Taxi  •  3h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Cha-am to Pattaya 187.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  3h 46m

  1. Drive from Cha-am to Pattaya 187.5 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cha-am to Pattaya is to bus which costs ฿470 and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Cha-am to Pattaya is to taxi which costs ฿2800 - ฿3400 and takes 3h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cha-am Intersection and arriving at Pattaya Bus Terminal. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cha-am to Pattaya. However, there are services departing from Ban Chaam and arriving at Pattaya via Hua Lamphong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 44m.

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The distance between Cha-am and Pattaya is 100 km. The road distance is 300.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cha-am to Pattaya without a car is to ferry which takes 3h 55m and costs ฿1500 - ฿1700.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Cha-am to Pattaya, including transfers.

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Cha-am to Pattaya bus services, operated by Bell Travel Service, depart from Cha-am Intersection station.

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Cha-am to Pattaya train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Ban Chaam station.

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The best way to get from Cha-am to Pattaya is to bus which takes 5h 30m and costs ฿470. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿550 - ฿2300 and takes 8h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Cha-am to Pattaya.
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  • Distance: 62.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Cha-am, Thailand and Pattaya, Thailand?

Bell Travel Service operates a bus from Cha-am to Pattaya once daily. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 5h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cha-am to Pattaya via Hua Lamphong in around 8h 44m.

Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Ban Chaam to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once 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)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Bell Travel Service
Phone
66 (0) 2747-4673
Website
belltravelservice.com
Bus from Cha-am Intersection to Pattaya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
belltravelservice.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Phone
038-488-999
Email
info@royalferrygroup.com
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Cha-am to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Thai Happy Taxi
Phone
+66841158210
Website
thaihappytaxi.com
Bliss Travel
Phone
+6632900202
Website
taxiservicehuahin.com

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Cha-am to Pattaya bus services, operated by Bell Travel Service, arrive at Pattaya Bus Terminal station.

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Cha-am to Pattaya train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Pattaya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cha-am to Pattaya is 300 km. It takes approximately 3h 46m to drive from Cha-am to Pattaya.

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There are 2956+ hotels available in Pattaya. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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