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Fly Danang to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Fly from Danang (DAD) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) DAD - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi to Jomtien Bus station

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Bus via Phnom Penh  •  21h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya

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Fly Danang to Don Muang, bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Danang (DAD) to Don Muang (DMK) DAD - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Ekkamai to Pattaya Bus Terminal

Fly Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) SGN - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi to Jomtien Bus station

Bus  •  22h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Sorya
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya

Bus #2  •  24h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya

Drive  •  12h 38m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Pattaya 862.8 km

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The cheapest way to get from Vietnam to Pattaya is to bus via Phnom Penh which costs $41 and takes 21h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Vietnam to Pattaya is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost $60 - $150 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vietnam to Pattaya. However, there are services departing from Vien Pasteur and arriving at Pattaya via Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, City Mall and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 50m.

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The distance between Vietnam and Pattaya is 818 km. The road distance is 862.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vietnam to Pattaya without a car is to bus via Phnom Penh which takes 21h 50m and costs $41.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Vietnam to Pattaya, including transfers.

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Vietnam to Pattaya bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, depart from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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The quickest flight from Danang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Vietnam to Pattaya bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, arrive at Pattaya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vietnam to Pattaya is 863 km. It takes approximately 12h 38m to drive from Vietnam to Pattaya.

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  • Distance: 817.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Vietnam and Pattaya, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Pattaya via De Tham, Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, City Mall, Kuntha Bopha Chidlren's Hospital, and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express in around 21h 50m.

Airlines
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Danang to Suvarnabhumi via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3500 - ฿13000
Flights from Danang to Suvarnabhumi via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3500 - ฿13000
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1800 - ฿6000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Danang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿4300 - ฿13000
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2800 - ฿9500
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Danang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2000 - ฿9000
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1800 - ฿6500
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Danang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿4300 - ฿13000
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2800 - ฿9500
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Danang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1700 - ฿7000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2900 - ฿7500
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
฿2400 - ฿10000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
฿5000 - ฿11000
Bus operators
Roong Reuang Coach
Website
pattayabus.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi to Jomtien Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿182
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
Bus from Bangkok Ekkamai to Pattaya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿119
Schedules at
pattayabus.com
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12go.asia
Airport Pattaya Bus
Email
info@airportpattayabus.com
Website
airportpattayabus.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿130
Schedules at
airportpattayabus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
฿352
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Pattaya
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1066
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿569
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
phnompenhsorya.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Sorya
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿426
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Bangkok Airways, Thai Vietjet Air and Vietjet Air offer flights from Danang Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 1399+ hotels available in Pattaya. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Vietnam to Danang Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs $3 - $4.

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