There are 6 ways to get from Surat Thani to Pattaya by train, ferry, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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

Train, ferry  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Hin 40 Suratthani - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya

$50 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Pattaya 393 Samui

$18 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus, Minivan  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Suratthani to Prachuap Khirikhan 780
  2. Take the Minivan from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hua Hin
  3. Take the bus from Hua Hin to Pattaya Bus Terminal

$28 - $32

Drive  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Surat Thani to Pattaya 486.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Surat Thani (URT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) URT - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya

$37 - $167

Fly to Don Muang, Public Van, bus  •  6 h 25 min

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

$28 - $119

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surat Thani to Pattaya is to bus and Minivan which costs ฿900 - ฿1100 and takes 14 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surat Thani to Pattaya is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs ฿1200 - ฿5500.

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The distance between Surat Thani and Pattaya is 454 km. The road distance is 779 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Surat Thani to Pattaya, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Surat Thani and arriving at Pattaya. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Surat Thani, Thailand and Pattaya, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Surat Thani to Pattaya via Prachuap Khirikhan, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Hua Hin, and Hua Hin in around 14 h 34 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Surat Thani to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus and ferry from Surat Thani to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Suratthani to Prachuap Khirikhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Malee Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Prachuap Khiri Khan to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bell Travel Service
Website
belltravelservice.com
Bus from Hua Hin to Pattaya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
belltravelservice.com
Book at
12go.asia
Airport Pattaya Bus
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya
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 Bangkok Don Muang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Ferry operators
Royal Passenger Liner
Website
royalferrygroup.com
Ferry from Khao Takiab Pier Hua Hin to Bali Hai Pier Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
royalferrygroup.com
Book at
12go.asia

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