There are 10 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  8 h 12 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  •  15 h 40 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

8 alternative options

Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang, bus  •  7 h 25 min

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

$34 - $121

Train to Lampang, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  9 h 21 min

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

$48 - $225

Fly Chiang Mai to Utapao, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Utapao (UTP) CNX - UTP
  2. Take the bus from Ban Chang to Chachoengsao
  3. Take the bus from Chachoengsao to Aranyaprathet

$45 - $149

Train to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, train  •  10 h 27 min

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

$65 - $290

Train, bus  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rangsit to Aranyaprathet 638

$23 - $61

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

$24 - $91

Night bus, bus  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chiang Mai to Buriram
  2. Take the bus from Buriram to Aranyaprathet

$35 - $37

Drive  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet 527 miles

$70 - $110

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

You can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and Bangkok Mochit in around 15 h 40 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
$35 - $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 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 8 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
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
Flights from Chiang Mai to Utapao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $140
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 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 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $35
Train from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
3 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 Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $55
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 - $55
Train from Hua Lamphong to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$27 - $40
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 - $10
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Ban Chang to Chachoengsao
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chachoengsao to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
$17 - $26
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
$23
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25
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
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Night bus from Chiang Mai to Buriram
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Buriram to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet?

The distance between Chiang Mai and Aranyaprathet is 680 km. The road distance is 843 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet?

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to bus which costs ฿650 - ฿1100 and takes 15 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet?

The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 25 min and costs ฿1000 - ฿3900.

Is there a direct train between Chiang Mai and Aranyaprathet?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Chiang Mai and Aranyaprathet?

No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Amphoe Aranyaprathet via Bangkok Mochit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet?

It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Chiang Mai to Aranyaprathet, including transfers.