There are 8 ways to get from Pattaya to Patong by plane, taxi, bus, train, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Utapao, taxi  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Phuket (HKT) UTP - HKT
  2. Take a taxi from Phuket to Patong

$71 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus The Transport Company  •  15 h 51 min

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

$35 - $51

6 alternative options

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  4 h 58 min

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

$62 - $172

Bus, Public Van to Don Muang, fly  •  5 h 49 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

$50 - $144

Train, bus  •  20 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Pattaya to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Suratthani Train Station
  3. Take the bus from Surathani Talad Kaset Station to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779

$38 - $107

Bus and ferry  •  22 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon Route 393
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Koh Samui - Nathon to Phuket Lomprayah Bus Station Laemsor Ferry

$55 - $77

Bus Sawadee Tour  •  32 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station

$39 - $41

Drive  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Pattaya to Patong 609.1 miles

$85 - $130

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

You can take a bus from Pattaya to Patong via Bangkok Mochit, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, and Phuket in around 15 h 51 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
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 Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
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 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
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Phuket
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
$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 Suratthani Train Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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
Bus operators
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Pattaya to Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
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 Mochit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Suratthani to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Pattaya to Koh Samui - Nathon
Ave. Duration
15 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Sawadee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pattaya Sawasdee to Phuket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Phuket to Patong
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Phuket Taxi
Website
phukettaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pattaya to Patong?

The distance between Pattaya and Patong is 628 km. The road distance is 975 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Patong?

The cheapest way to get from Pattaya to Patong is to bus which costs ฿1200 - ฿1300 and takes 32 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pattaya to Patong?

The quickest way to get from Pattaya to Patong is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 18 min and costs ฿2200 - ฿6500.

How long does it take to get from Pattaya to Patong?

It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Pattaya to Patong, including transfers.