There are 6 ways to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya by plane, bus, ferry or bus and ferry

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

Fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) USM - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya

$107 - $415

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Pattaya 393 Samui

$45 - $70

4 alternative options

Fly to Utapao  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Koh Samui (USM) to Utapao (UTP) USM - UTP

$110 - $350

Fly to Don Muang, Public Van, bus  •  6 h 55 min

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

$83 - $206

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bangrak Pier Koh Samui to Ko Tao
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Tao to Lomprayah Ticket Office Hua Hin
  3. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Hua Hin
  2. Take the bus from Hua Hin to Pattaya Bus Terminal

$59

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya is to bus and ferry and bus which costs ฿1950 and takes 23 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya is to fly which costs ฿3700 - ฿12000 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Koh Samui Airport (USM) and Pattaya is 386 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya. However, there are services departing from Koh Samui Airport and arriving at Pattaya Bus Terminal via Ko Phangan and Hua Hin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Koh Samui Airport (USM), Thailand and Pattaya, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways flies from Koh Samui Airport (USM) to Pattaya once daily.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Koh Samui to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Krabi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Krabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Phuket
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Koh Samui to Don Muang via Suvarnabhumi, Lampang
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya
Ave. 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 Bangkok Don Muang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Ko Phangan to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Bell Travel Service
Website
belltravelservice.com
Bus from Hua Hin to Pattaya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
belltravelservice.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seatran Discovery
Website
seatrandiscovery.com
Ferry from Bangrak Pier Koh Samui to Ko Tao
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
seatrandiscovery.com
Book at
12go.asia
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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