Bus and train stations of Pattaya pier
In Pattaya, only one bus station (Northern bus station), which offers regular intercity buses. But, besides this station, there are several places sending corporate coaches who call the stations, but in fact they perform a similar function.
North bus station (North Pattaya Station).
This is the main bus station of the city from which and to which arrive all the runs scheduled public bus services. This is the cheapest way to get to Pattaya from Bangkok or the airport.
It is worth to make a reservation: in addition to this bus station, take the public buses and in other places: many buses going through Pattaya on Sukhumvit road (Sukhumvit road), not stopping at the bus station, but picking up passengers in many minivans leave from the offices of the travel companies or from shopping malls etc.. to get on the flight, passing on Sukhumvit road, can be purchased in advance tickets at the box office Nord bus station and at a specified time in a specified place to wait for a bus that will pick you up along the way.
The most frequent flight from the North bus station Pattaya – Bangkok. Quite often buses to the international airport of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi. Schedule and cost of the trip can be seen here - http://www.pattayabus.com.
Station is on North road (North Pattaya Road or Pattaya Nuea) near the intersection with Sukhumvit road (Sukhumvit Road) (North railway station of Pattaya on the map). To reach the station or to leave it easily at the local Songthaew taxis, which is next to the station is something like a final stop. Usually Songthaew drive along the Northern road to the intersection with Sukhumvit road, turn around and go back. Upon arriving in the opposite direction to the Northern end of the road they continue on beach street (Beach Road), where you can go out and easily reach your hotel by foot. If you need to get to Jomtien beach, you will have to go by Songthaew with a transfer at the last stop in the center of Pattaya.
Bus station company Nakhonchai
Bus station private firm Nakhonchai (Na Korn Chai Air bus, Sukhumvit Pattaya Klang and as soon as it is not called writing) is located on Sukhumvit road near the intersection with Central road (Pattaya Klang, Central Pattaya she) (station firm Nakhonchai on the map). You can get here by taxi, but if you buy bus tickets at a local travel Agency (of course, with a small markup), you can provide a Shuttle service from the hotel to the station. On the main street also there are Songthaew taxis that drive until it intersects with the Sukhumvit road and drive back.
Information about the schedule in the Thai language is on the site of the company http://www.nca.co.th. In English, unfortunately, there is no information.
Train station Pattaya
Pattaya railway station Pattaya Pattaya Train Station and a small Station Pattaya Tai Train Station. Both projects are located on the same railway, which connects Sattahip (Sattahip) with Bangkok. To get with any of them only up to Bangkok to Sattahip. In Bangkok the train arrives at the main station of the city Hualumpong Station where you can transfer to another train and continue the journey to Thailand.
Pattaya Train Station
The main and only railway station of the city. The train from Bangkok arrives here at 10:35, departs Bangkok at 14:21. The station has a ticket office where tickets are purchased on the train. Selling of tickets starts 30 minutes before departure. Station is close to Sukhumvit road (Sukhumvit Road) and North road (Pattaya Nuea) (railway station of Pattaya on the map), and go here if you expect to get to places in Central or North Pattaya.
With the arrival of the train near the station "on duty" local taxi "Songthaew", which you can reach any point in Pattaya for 30 baht. To get to Jomtien, will either have to go on taxi transfers, or to hire him as a taxi.
From the city to the station will be reached by taxi, which can be a regular car taxi, motorcycle taxi, or the same Sonthaew hired as a taxi. Well, if you have the strength, desire and no Luggage, it is theoretically possible to reach the station from end stop of a share taxi at the intersection of Sukhumvit Road (Sukhumvit Road) and North road (Pattaya Nuea), but this will have to go a good half a kilometer under the scorching heat.
Pattaya Tai Train Station
Despite the name, it's not really a station but just a short stop. There is no box office and even the space station. Boarding the train at this station is made without prior purchase of tickets and payment is already inside. This station is convenient to visit if you need to locate in Jomtien beach.
The station is situated in the southern part of Pattaya (see Pattaya Tai Train Station on the map). To reach the station or from the city by taxi or motorcycle taxi.
The Pier Pattaya (Pattaya Pier)
The pier Pattaya, also known as Bali Hai Pier or the new pier, located in the southern part of the city not far from Walking Street (the position of the pier on the map).
From here a regular ferry services can be reached at Koh Lan island and the resort Hua hin (Hua Hin). Here are also sent private and excursion boats.
The ferry to the island of Koh Lan is sent at least 7 times a day (the schedule may change depending on the season) and costs 20 baht one way. The journey time is 45 minutes.
Flights to Hua hin depart only during the high season several times a week.