Pattaya can be reached in a 2.30-hour drive along Bangna-Trat
Highway via Bang Pakong, Chon Buri and Si Racha. However,
visitors can avoid Chon Buri by opting for Highway 36,
the new route of Chon Buri - Pattaya - Rayong or motorway
from Rama 9 Road.
The Eastern Bus Terminal,
0 2391 2504, 0 2391 8097
Air-conditioned and non-aircon coaches regularly depart
from the Eastern Bus Terminal (Ekkamai), Northern Bus
Terminal (Mochit) on Kamphaengphet Road and Southern
Bus Terminal on Borommarat Chonnani Road throughout
Departure times and fares may be obtained from:
|For taxi : Eastern Bus Terminal
The Northern Bus Terminal,
0 2936 2852 to 66, 0 2936 3666
|For taxi : Northern Bus Terminal
The Southern Bus Terminal, 0
|For taxi : Southern Bus Terminal
There are also air-con buses that go directly from
Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya. Buses run daily from
6.30 to 19.00 hrs. For information, contact the Public
Transportation Centre at Suvarnabhumi International
Airport, tel. 0 2134 4099, 0 2132 9171.
Besides, there are bus services to Pattaya available
at most hotels in Bangkok. Contact the tour desk at
your hotel for details.
For details, call
The State Railway of Thailand offers a train service
departing Bangkok's Hua Lamphong Station at 06.50 hours.
(Mon-Fri). The journey takes about 3.30 hours.
the State Railway of Thailand, 1690, 0 2223 7010, 0 2220
0 2220 4334, 0 2621 8701.
|For taxi : Hualamphong Station