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There are 7 ways to get from Patong to Pattaya by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Utapao  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Utapao (UTP) HKT - UTP

$52 - $173

Cheapest option

Fly to Don Muang, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Don Muang (DMK) HKT - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya

$30 - $119

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) HKT - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya

$43 - $149

Bus Sawassdee Thoa Thai  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Chonburi
  2. Take the bus from Chonburi to Pattaya

$46 - $49

Bus, train  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Suratthani 780
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Pattaya

$38 - $106

Bus Phuket Travel  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Hua Hin
  2. Take the bus from Hua Hin to Pattaya Bus Terminal

$48 - $51

Drive  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Patong to Pattaya 610.8 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Patong to Pattaya is to bus which costs ฿1500 - ฿1650 and takes 15 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patong to Pattaya is to fly which costs ฿1600 - ฿6000 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Patong to Pattaya. However, there are services departing from Patong and arriving at Pattaya Bus Terminal via Thalang Temple, Phuket Bus Terminal and Hua Hin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 22 min.

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The distance between Patong and Pattaya is 628 km. The road distance is 977.2 km.

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The best way to get from Patong to Pattaya without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 23 min and costs ฿1500 - ฿1650.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Patong to Pattaya, including transfers.

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Patong to Pattaya bus services, operated by Phuket Travel, depart from Phuket Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Patong to Pattaya is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs ฿1600 - ฿6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿1500 - ฿1650 and takes 15 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Utapao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Patong to Pattaya.
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  • Distance: 392.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Patong, Phuket Province, Thailand and Pattaya, Thailand?

Thai AirAsia and Bangkok Airways fly from Patong to Pattaya twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Patong to Pattaya via Phuket Bus Terminal and Chonburi in around 15 h 23 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phuket to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
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
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
Sawassdee Thoa Thai
Phone
08-2398-0777
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Chonburi
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
easybook.com
Nakhonchai Air
Greenbus Thailand
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bell Travel Service
Phone
66 (0) 2747-4673
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Patong to Pattaya is 977 km. It takes approximately 13 h 33 min to drive from Patong to Pattaya.

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Bangkok Airways and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Phuket Airport to Utapao Airport.

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There are 2919+ hotels available in Pattaya. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Patong to Phuket Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs ฿110 - ฿170.

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