Are you wondering what is the cheapest and fastest way to get from Bangkok to Pattaya?
Pattaya is a beach resort town located 147 km southeast of Bangkok. Most people traveling from Bangkok to Pattaya use the bus.
Getting from Bangkok to Pattaya by Bus
Most buses leave from the Eastern Bus Terminal located across the street from the Ekkamai BTS station on Sukhumvit Road at Soi 63 (Soi Ekkamai).
Air conditioned buses leave every 30 minutes from 5AM to 11PM and cost around 110 baht ($3).
The bus ride takes around 2 hours and you will arrive in Pattaya where you can take a baht bus or motorbike to your room near the tourist area.
Getting to Pattaya from BKK Airport
If you are traveling from the airport, then get on the BTS and get off at the Ekkamai station.
Once you past through customs, take the moving esclator to the bottom floor where you can catch the BTS train.
The fare from BKK airport to Ekkamai should only cost 30 baht ($1).