There are 8 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Utapao  •  5 h 59 min

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

$49 - $384

Cheapest option

Bus  •  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

6 alternative options

Train, fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  7 h 22 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

$63 - $218

Train, fly to Don Muang, Public Van, bus  •  8 h 18 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

$47 - $190

Train, fly to Hua Hin, ferry  •  7 h 49 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

$97 - $279

Train, ferry  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Hua Hin
  4. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

$73 - $142

Bus, Minivan  •  31 h 6 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 Minivan from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

$46 - $60

Drive  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya 1000 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya is to bus which costs RM 173 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 takes 5 h 59 min and costs RM 190 - RM 1600.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Pattaya is 1093 km. The road distance is 1600 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pattaya, including transfers.

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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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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
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
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
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
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
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Don Muang via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
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
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Suvarnabhumi via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
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
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $14
Gold
$18 - $21
Platinum
$24 - $28
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
Train from Hat Yai to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $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
DK Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules 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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