There are 6 ways to get from Pattaya to Mae Sot by bus, plane, train 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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Bus, Public Van, fly  •  5 h 4 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 Mae Sot (MAQ) DMK - MAQ

$43 - $161

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Bus The Transport Company  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Bangkok Mochit
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Mae Sot

$15 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus Phetprasert Tour  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya to Mae Sot 638

$17 - $25

Train, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Lard Krabang 284 Yanasangvararam - Hua Lamphong - Class III Fan
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Mae Sot

$23 - $55

Mini Van, bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from Pattaya to Khaosan Road
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Mae Sot

$30

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Mae Sot 389.9 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Mae Sot is to bus which costs ฿480 - ฿750 and takes 10 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Mae Sot is to bus and Public Van and fly which costs ฿1400 - ฿5500 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pattaya and arriving at Mae Sot. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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The distance between Pattaya and Mae Sot is 489 km. The road distance is 623.8 km.

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The best way to get from Pattaya to Mae Sot without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 15 min and costs ฿550 - ฿850.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Pattaya to Mae Sot, including transfers.

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Pattaya to Mae Sot bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, depart from Pattaya station.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Mae Sot Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Pattaya to Mae Sot bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, arrive at Mae Sot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pattaya to Mae Sot is 624 km. It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to drive from Pattaya to Mae Sot.

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  • Distance: 305.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Pattaya, Thailand and Mae Sot, Thailand?

Phetprasert Tour operates a bus from Pattaya to Mae Sot once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pattaya to Lard Krabang
Ave. Duration
3 h
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)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
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
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Pattaya to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Pattaya Bus
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
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
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia

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