There are 9 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya by train, plane, bus, 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.

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Utapao  •  6 h 16 min

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

$45 - $387

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Bus Piya  •  27 h 22 min

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

$43

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  7 h 40 min

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

$59 - $221

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Don Muang, Public Van, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Don Muang (DMK) KUL - DMK
  3. Take the Public Van from Bangkok Don Muang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya

$43 - $193

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  9 h 20 min

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

$125 - $1,105

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Hua Hin, ferry  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Hua Hin (HHQ) KUL - HHQ
  3. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

$93 - $282

Train, ferry  •  22 h 43 min

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

$66 - $113

Bus The Transport Company  •  30 h 7 min

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

$44 - $58

Drive  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya 1000 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya is to bus which costs RM 176 and takes 27 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya is to train and fly which costs RM 180 - RM 1600 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Pattaya is 1093 km. The road distance is 1600.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya without a car is to train and ferry which takes 22 h 43 min and costs RM 270 - RM 470.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Utapao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya bus services, operated by Piya, arrive at Pattaya station.

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Pattaya is 1 h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 9:25 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 8:25 PM in Pattaya.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya is 1600 km. It takes approximately 20 h 34 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya.

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AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Utapao Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya.
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  • Distance: 682.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

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

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

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Utapao via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Utapao via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 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
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
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)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
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
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Pattaya Bus
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
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
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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