Transportation methods between the airport to Patong Beach are as follows:-
- Airport express bus: 120 Baht/person, 1 hour 30 minutes
- Minivan: 180 Baht/person, 1 hour
- Taxi: 600-800 Baht (up to 4 persons), 45 minutes.
- Limousine: 700-1000 Baht, 40 minutes
Airport express bus: 120 Baht/person, 1 hour 30 minutes
This is the cheapest way. The first bus from the airport leaves on 08:15 AM. The last bus from airport leaves on 8:45 PM. To return back from Patong to the airport, the first bus leaves on 08:00 AM. The last bus from Patong leaves on 7:00 PM.
Minivan: 180 Baht/person, 1 hour
This is another inexpensive way. However, passengers have to wait until all seats are taken and it will park for a while at the tour company on the way. The last mini bus from airport leaves on 3:00 AM.
Taxi: 600-800 Baht (up to 4 persons), 40 minutes
Limousine: 700-1000 Baht, 40 minutes
The price for a single trip is 700-1,000 baht (quite expensive). The limousine services passengers for the entire day. This service is recommended if you have large and bulky luggage and more than 2 passengers.