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There are 7 ways to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai by train, plane, bus, night bus 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.

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Train to Khon Kaen, fly  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Ban Lueam to Khon Kaen
  2. Fly from Khon Kaen (KKC) to Chiang Mai (CNX) KKC - CNX

$52 - $139

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Night bus  •  9h 42m

  1. Take the night bus from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai

$15 - $22

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Train to Udon Thani, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Ban Lueam to Udon Thani
  2. Fly from Udon Thani (UTH) to Chiang Mai (CNX) UTH - CNX

$60 - $184

Bus to Don Muang, fly  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Chaiyaphum to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) DMK - CNX

$36 - $121

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Chaiyaphum to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) BKK - CNX

$41 - $132

Train  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the train from Ban Lueam to Ayutthaya 76 Nong Khai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC
  2. Take the train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$33 - $99

Drive  •  9h 29m

  1. Drive from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai 399.4 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai is to night bus which costs ฿490 - ฿750 and takes 9h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai is to train and fly which costs ฿1600 - ฿4600 and takes 5h 6m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Chaiyaphum and arriving at Chiang Mai. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 42m.

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The distance between Chaiyaphum and Chiang Mai is 463 km. The road distance is 639 km.

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The best way to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai without a car is to train which takes 16h 15m and costs ฿1000 - ฿3300.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Nakhonchai Air, depart from Chaiyaphum station.

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The quickest flight from Khon Kaen Airport to Chiang Mai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Nakhonchai Air, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai is 639 km. It takes approximately 9h 29m to drive from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai.

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Map of how to get from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 289.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Chaiyaphum, Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

You can take a train from Chaiyaphum to Chiang Mai via Ban Lueam and Ayutthaya in around 16h 15m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Khon Kaen to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $120
Flights from Udon Thani to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Udon Thani to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Udon Thani to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Ban Lueam to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Ban Lueam to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
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 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Ban Lueam to Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
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)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Thian Chai Air
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Chaiyaphum to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air

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Thai AirAsia offers flights from Khon Kaen Airport to Chiang Mai Airport.

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