There are 8 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  8 h 14 min

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

$40 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus The Transport Company  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Amphoe Aranyaprathet

$21 - $34

6 alternative options

Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet

$34 - $121

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Don Muang (DMK) LPT - DMK
  3. Take the bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet

$44 - $203

Bus to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  9 h 51 min

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

$61 - $268

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

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 - $83

Drive  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet 527 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to bus which costs ฿700 - ฿1200 and takes 16 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to fly and bus which costs ฿1100 - ฿4100 and takes 7 h 39 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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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet.
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  • Distance: 424.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 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 - $200
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 Chiang Mai to Don Muang via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Lampang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
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
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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
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 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 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 - $18
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 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Tak to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$4
Supreme
$3 - $4
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
Greenbus Thailand
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Air Aran Pathana
Website
airaran.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Amphoe Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
airaran.co.th
Book at
12go.asia

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