Bell Travel Service have an office inside the bus terminal on North Pattaya Road (Sukhumvit road end) from where coaches will go directly to the airport’s departure terminal. Pick-up service from your hotel in Pattaya to the bus terminal is also available and included in the price.
Departure times 6h, 9h, 11h, 13h, 15h, 17h, 19h
One-way fare 200 Baht (paid to service staff upon boarding the coach. This price includes pick-up service from your hotel.)
Tel. 038-370 055-6 (Pattaya office). www.belltravelservice.com
Airport-Pattaya Bus Service (Roong Reuang Coach Co. Ltd.) offers direct transfer from Jomtien to Suvarnabhumi airport (departure terminal on the 4th floor) – with only 32 seats in each bus and an estimated travel time of two hours.
There are two departure locations – one at their Soi Chaiyapruek office (off Jomtien Beach Road), and another one at their main Pattaya office outside Foodmart supermarket on Thapphraya Road (opposite Pan Pan restaurant, north of the junction with Thepprasit Road).
Departure times (Soi Chaiyapruek) 7.30h, 9.30h, 11.30h, 13.30h, 15.30h, 17.30h, 19.30h
Departure times (Foodmart office) 7h, 8h, 10h, 12h, 14h, 16h, 18h, 20h, 21h
One-way fare is 134 Baht (February 2013). www.airportpattayabus.com
Transport Co. Ltd. coaches (yellow bus no. 999) depart from their office on Soi Chaiyapruek, just around the corner from Jomtien Beach Road (opposite the “second” police box).
Departure times 9h, 13h, 17h, 19.30h
One-way fare approx. 134 Baht. Tel. 038-231 142 (Jomtien office)
Metre taxis to Suvarnabhumi Airport or Bangkok may be chartered in many travel agencies or at small taxi booths all over Pattaya at a flat rate of around 1,000 Baht – plus the multiple surcharges for tollway usage (expect around 100 Baht).
Limousine taxis can be booked in most hotels and travel agencies, with fares around 2,000-2,500 Baht.