Suvarnabhumi Airport, also known as Bangkok International Airport, is the main international airport serving Bangkok, Thailand. It is located approximately 30 kilometers (19 miles) east of the city center. Suvarnabhumi is one of the busiest airports in Southeast Asia, handling over 60 million passengers annually. It serves as a hub for Thai Airways International, Bangkok Airways, and Nok Air, among others.
Best way to reach Suvarnabhumi Airport from Pattaya
Regardless of the transportation option you choose, it is recommended to book in advance and to allow plenty of time for travel, especially during peak hours or holidays.
A taxi from Pattaya to the airport takes approximately 2 hours and can be arranged through your hotel or via a taxi counter at the airport.
Minivans offer a shared transportation option and can be found at various locations in Pattaya. The journey takes around 2 hours.
You can take a public bus from Pattaya to Bangkok, and then transfer to another bus that goes directly to the airport. This is a cost-effective option but takes longer and requires transfers.
Private car or limousine
If you prefer a private and comfortable ride, you can book a private car or limousine in advance. The journey takes approximately 2 hours.