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There are 9 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Phetprasert Tour  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Tak
  2. Take the bus from Tak to Aranyaprathet 638

$23 - $31

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Train  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet 275 Hua Lamphong - Aranyaprathet - Class III Fan

$22 - $84

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Bus Nakhonchai Tour  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nakhon Ratchasima
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Aranyaprathet

$23

Drive  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet 527 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  2. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$41 - $157

Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang, train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK
  2. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$37 - $149

Fly Chiang Mai to Utapao, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Utapao (UTP) CNX - UTP
  2. Take the bus from Pattaya Bus Terminal to Aranyaprathet

$51 - $155

Bus to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) LPT - BKK
  3. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$61 - $266

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Don Muang (DMK) LPT - DMK
  3. Take the train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet

$46 - $228

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to bus which costs ฿756 and takes 19 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to fly and train which costs ฿1300 - ฿5500 and takes 8 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Aranyaprathet via Tak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Aranyaprathet via Hua Lamphong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Aranyaprathet is 680 km. The road distance is 843.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 49 min and costs ฿750 - ฿1100.

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It takes approximately 13 h 49 min to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet, including transfers.

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Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to bus which takes 13 h 49 min and costs ฿750 - ฿1100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿700 - ฿2800 and takes 17 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet.
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  • Distance: 424.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet via Tak in around 13 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet via Hua Lamphong in around 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Chiang Mai to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Lampang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Chiang Mai to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
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 Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 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 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Lard Krabang to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Tak
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$7
Super
$8
Supreme
$9 - $10
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$5
Supreme
$3 - $4
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Tak to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Tour
Website
nakhonchaitour.net
Bus from Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
nakhonchaitour.net
bus
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Pattaya Bus Terminal to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Nakhonchai Air

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The quickest flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, arrive at Aranyaprathet station.

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Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Aranyaprathet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is 843 km. It takes approximately 12 h 14 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet.

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Thai Airways International, Thai Smile, Thai Vietjet Air and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Aranyaprathet. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs ฿20.

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