There are 7 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon by plane, train, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Chumphon  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Chumphon (CJM) CNX - CJM

$107 - $158

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Train  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Chumphon 43 Hua Lamphong - Suratthani - Class II AC / ...

$24 - $94

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Fly to Surat Thani, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Surat Thani (URT) CNX - URT
  2. Take the train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon

$53 - $271

Fly to Ranong, taxi, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Ranong (UNN) CNX - UNN
  2. Take a taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
  3. Take the train from Lang Suan to Chumphon

$195 - $342

Bus, Minivan  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Hua Hin
  2. Take the Minivan from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan
  3. Take the Minivan from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon 780

$28 - $46

Bus  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to แพร่ Phrae 169 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Phrae Bus Terminal to Chumphon 780

$37 - $60

Drive  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Chumphon 716.8 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai station to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Chang Phueak Station and arriving at Chumphon via Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, Hua Hin and Prachuap Khirikhan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chiang Mai to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Chumphon via Bang Sue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 54 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Chumphon is 923 km. The road distance is 1146.9 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon without a car is to train which takes 16 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon, including transfers.

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Chiang Mai to Chumphon bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, depart from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal station.

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Chiang Mai to Chumphon 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 Chumphon is to fly which takes 6 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 54 min, you could also bus and Minivan, which costs and takes 19 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Chumphon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Chiang Mai to Chumphon bus services, operated by Monsiri Travel, arrive at Chumphon station.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon.
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  • Distance: 576.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

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

Nok Air, Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Chiang Mai to Chumphon every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chiang Mai to Chumphon via Bang Sue in around 16 h 54 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Krabi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Suratthani Train Station to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Lang Suan to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
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)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Hua Hin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$20
Super
$22
Supreme
$29 - $32
Malee Van
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
12go.asia
Monsiri Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Prachuap Khirikhan to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to แพร่ Phrae
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phrae Bus Terminal to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
15 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ranong to Lang Suan
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Chumphon is 1147 km. It takes approximately 16 h 17 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Chumphon.

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Thai AirAsia and Nok Air offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Chumphon Airport.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Chumphon. 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 9 min and costs .

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