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There are 8 ways to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, 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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Fly from Utapao, train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$57 - $402

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Train, bus  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
  3. Take the bus from Bukit Kayu Hitam to Butterworth
  4. Take the train from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

$38 - $113

6 alternative options

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly, train  •  6 h 55 min

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

$58 - $221

Bus to Don Muang, fly, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) DMK - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$42 - $192

Ferry, train, bus  •  23 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
  2. Take the train from Hua Hin to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hatyai to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$71 - $110

Bus  •  27 h 22 min

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

$46

Train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong 284 Yanasangvararam - Hua Lamphong - Class III Fan / ...
  2. Take the train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Kuala Lumpur

$2,809 - $2,831

Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur 998.8 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs ฿1492 and takes 27 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs ฿1800 - ฿14000 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Pattaya and arriving at Kuala Lumpur via Bangkok Hualamphong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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The distance between Pattaya and Kuala Lumpur is 1093 km. The road distance is 1598.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to ferry and train and bus which takes 23 h 32 min and costs ฿2300 - ฿3700.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Piya, depart from Pattaya station.

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Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Pattaya station.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which takes 27 h 22 min and costs ฿1492. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿92000 - ฿93000 and takes 2 days 9 h.

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Map of how to get from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 682.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai Bus Terminal and Hat Yai Bus Station in around 27 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur via Hua Lamphong and Bangkok Hualamphong in around 2 days 9 h.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Utapao to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Hin to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
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)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
Eastern and Oriental Express
Train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2,800
Schedules at
belmond.com
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
Roong Reuang Coach
Phone
02 747-4307
Email
service@pattayabus.com
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Piya
Phone
0-2894-6330-2
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Pattaya to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Bukit Kayu Hitam to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Phone
038-488-999
Email
info@royalferrygroup.com
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Bali Hai Pier Pattaya to Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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The quickest flight from Utapao Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h ahead of Pattaya. It is currently 2:26 PM in Pattaya and 3:26 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by Eastern and Oriental Express, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur is 1598 km. It takes approximately 20 h 33 min to drive from Pattaya to Kuala Lumpur.

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AirAsia offers flights from Utapao Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4338+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Utapao Airport is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs ฿410 - ฿500.

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