There are 11 ways to get from Pattaya to Ao Nang by bus, plane, ferry, train, taxi, bus and ferry, night bus 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

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Krabi  •  6 h 9 min

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

$43 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Ekkamai
  2. Take the night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Aonang Beach

$28

9 alternative options

Fly Utapao to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Phuket (HKT) UTP - HKT
  2. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  3. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier

$99 - $234

Bus, Public Van to Don Muang, fly to Krabi  •  6 h 50 min

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

$33 - $121

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Phuket (HKT) BKK - HKT
  3. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  4. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  5. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier

$85 - $203

Bus, Public Van to Don Muang, fly to Phuket, Speed boat, ferry, Longtail Boat  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport
  3. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Phuket (HKT) DMK - HKT
  4. Take the Speed boat from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
  5. Take the ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
  6. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier

$73 - $175

Train, taxi  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song
  3. Take a taxi from Thung Song to Ao Nang

$107 - $191

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Ekkamai
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Ao Nang Pier

$46

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  25 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon
  2. Take the ferry from Koh Samui Nathon Pier to Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Aonang Beach

$47 - $66

Bus, Longtail Boat  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phang Nga
  2. Take the bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
  3. Take the Longtail Boat from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
  4. Take the Longtail Boat from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier

$41

Drive  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Ao Nang 567.5 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Ao Nang is to bus and night bus which costs ฿928 and takes 17 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Ao Nang is to fly and Speed boat and ferry and Longtail Boat which costs ฿3200 - ฿8000 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Pattaya and Ao Nang is 590 km. The road distance is 908.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Pattaya to Ao Nang, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Ao Nang. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Ao Nang Pier via Bangkok Planetarium, Boe Bae Market and Hua Lamphong station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Ao Nang, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Pattaya to Ao Nang. However, you can take the bus to Suvarnabhumi Airport, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi airport, fly to Krabi, take the walk to Krabi Airport, then take the bus to Ao Nang. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Utapao airport, fly to Phuket, take the taxi to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, take the Speed boat to Koh Yao Noi, take the ferry to Railay Beach, then take the Longtail Boat to Ao Nang.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Utapao to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Krabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice 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)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Thung Song
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airportpattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Pattaya Bus
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Ekkamai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Paradive Travel
Website
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Bus and ferry from Hua Lamphong station to Ao Nang Pier
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
paradivetravel.lnwshop.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Phantip Travel
Website
phantiptravel.com
Bus and ferry from Thong Sala Koh Pha Ngan to Aonang Beach
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
phantiptravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sawadee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phang Nga
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Phang Nga to Krabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Songserm
Website
songserm.com
Night bus from Khaosan Road Songserm to Aonang Beach
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
songserm.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Rock'n'Row Thailand
Website
rocknrowthailand.com
Ferry from Phuket Bang Rong Pier to Koh Yao Noi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rocknrowthailand.com
Tigerline Ferry
Website
tigerlinetravel.com
Ferry from Koh Yao Noi to Railay Beach
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tigerlinetravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Railay Beach to Ao Nang Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Longtail Boat
Ferry from Krabi Town Pier to Railay East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Thung Song to Ao Nang
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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