There are 8 ways to get from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai by plane, bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Chiang Mai  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Siem Reap (REP) to Chiang Mai (CNX) REP - CNX

$87 - $438

Cheapest option

Bus Phetprasert Tour  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Poipet
  2. Take the bus from Rongkleu Market - Poipet to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 2 638
  3. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai

$29 - $46

6 alternative options

Fly to Lampang, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Siem Reap (REP) to Lampang (LPT) REP - LPT
  2. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$142 - $449

Bus Sombat Tour  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai

$30 - $55

Bus, train  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$30 - $82

Bus, train via Aranyaprathet  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Aranyaprathet
  2. Take the train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai

$31 - $97

Bus, train, night train  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Aranyaprathet
  2. Take the train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the night train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai

$31 - $97

Drive  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai 627 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Angkor Wat, Cambodia and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

Thai AirAsia, Bangkok Airways and four other airlines fly from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai via Siem Reap and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 16 h 56 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Siem Reap to Lampang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Chiang Mai via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,700
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Siem Reap to Lampang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Aranyaprathet to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Rongkleu Market - Poipet to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Siem Reap to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Siem Reap to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25
Diamond Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Siem Reap Virak Buntham Express to Poipet
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Angkor Wat and Chiang Mai is 793 km. The road distance is 1003 km.

The cheapest way to get from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs $28 - $50 and takes 21 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai is to fly which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $85 - $440.

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Angkor Wat to Chiang Mai, including transfers.