There are 5 ways to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall by bus, train, taxi 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, Mini Van  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  3. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$9 - $11

4 alternative options

Mini Van, Minivan, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
  2. Take the Minivan from Khao San Road to Kanchanaburi
  3. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$21

Train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Nam Tok

$38 - $113

Taxi  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall 212.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall 212.3 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Erawan Waterfall, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall via Bangkok Mochit, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Kanchanaburi, and Erawan National Park in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall via Hua Lamphong, Nakhon Pathom, Nakhon Phathom, and Nam Tok in around 11 h 14 min.

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
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $30
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)
$23 - $30
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Nam Tok
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Pattaya Bus
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Mama Travel and Tour
Website
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Bus from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Khao San Road to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mamatravelandtour.simdif.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
P.T. Taxi Service
Phone
+66854449035
Website
pttaxiservice.com
Cherry Taxi Service
Phone
+66841205646
Website
cherrytaxiservice.com
Tom Taxi Service
Phone
+66982812537
Website
tomtaxiservice.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall?

The distance between Pattaya and Erawan Waterfall is 247 km. The road distance is 340 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall?

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall is to bus and Mini Van which costs ฿280 - ฿350 and takes 8 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall?

The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall is to taxi which takes 4 h 30 min and costs ฿3100 - ฿3800.

Is there a direct bus between Pattaya and Erawan Waterfall?

No, there is no direct bus from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Erawan National Park via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and Kanchanaburi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall?

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Pattaya to Erawan Waterfall, including transfers.