The average price of a 7-day trip to Pattaya is $2,127 for a solo traveler, $3,820 for a couple, and $7,162 for a family of 4. Pattaya hotels range from $18 to $96 per night with an average of $35, while most vacation rentals will cost $90 to $300 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to U-Tapao Pattaya International Airport (UTP) are between $1,904 and $2,829 per person for economy flights and $5,975 to $8,877 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $14 to $34 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

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The Cheapest Times to Visit Pattaya, TH

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to UTP and stay in a Pattaya hotel:

  • January 15th to February 4th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • March 19th to April 22nd
  • July 30th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Pattaya is usually early to mid August.

 

Average Pattaya Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Pattaya for a week is $1,206-$3,119($172-$446 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $14 to $34 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $982 to $2,461 for economy

Lodging: $21 to $35 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $57 to $70 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Pattaya for a week is $4,130-$6,554($590-$936 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $68 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,964 to $4,922 for economy

Lodging: $21 to $35 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $57 to $70 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Pattaya for a week is $4,572-$11,468($653-$1,638 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $136 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,928 to $9,844 for economy

Lodging: $42 to $70 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $80 to $112 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Pattaya

How cheap can you make a vacation to Pattaya? The cheapest trip to Pattaya is about $162 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 8% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $21 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $15.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Pattaya for a week is $1,135-$2,946($162-$421 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $9 to $17 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $982 to $2,461 for economy

Lodging: $15 to $18 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $21 to $61 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Pattaya for a week is $2,180-$5,526($311-$789 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $18 to $34 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,964 to $4,922 for economy

Lodging: $15 to $18 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $21 to $61 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Pattaya for a week is $4,360-$10,830($623-$1,547 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $68 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,928 to $9,844 for economy

Lodging: $30 to $36 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $34 to $85 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very easy to travel to Pattaya cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Pattaya Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Pattaya.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Pattaya for a week is $2,679-$8,934($383-$1,276 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $29 to $61 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,170 to $5,267 for first class

Lodging: $51 to $96 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $300 to $540 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Pattaya for a week is $5,052-$14,628($722-$2,090 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $58 to $122 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,340 to $10,534 for first class

Lodging: $51 to $96 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $300 to $540 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Pattaya for a week is $10,104-$27,312($1,443-$3,902 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $116 to $244 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $8,680 to $21,068 for first class

Lodging: $102 to $192 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $420 to $756 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Pattaya Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Pattaya is much lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Pattaya due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Pattaya Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Pattaya hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Pattaya.

 

Flight Costs to Pattaya

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,829 average in early June to a low of $1,904 in early to mid August. Median flight price is $1,560. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Pattaya our data includes 59 originating airports, and 69 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Pattaya from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $13,538 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Chiang Mai International (CNX) in Chiang Mai (Thailand) at an average of just $60.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Pattaya, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $925, so you can easily save about 49% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Pattaya can easily cost $130 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $9 per person. Private tours can cost $262 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

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