Photo: Beachside in front of Buri Rasa.

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Use the quicklinks below to jump to the desired section regarding transport in and around Chaweng Beach.

Getting around

Songtaews are passing through central Chaweng near continually and you shouldn't have to wait too long for a ride. Sample fares include:

Nathon to Chaweng: 70 baht, taking 40 to 50 minutes
Chaweng to Lamai: 40 baht, taking 15 to 20min (time will depend on whether you embark along the Ring Road or the Beach Road in Chaweng).

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Chaweng Beach? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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