There are 7 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon by plane, bus, train 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 to Chumphon  •  7 h

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

$119 - $193

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 h 15 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 - $88

5 alternative options

Fly to Ranong, Mini Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Ranong (UNN) CNX - UNN
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Ranong to Chumphon

$74 - $216

Fly to Surat Thani, train  •  8 h 3 min

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

$52 - $269

Bus, Minivan  •  19 h 13 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

$27 - $47

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

$30 - $55

Drive  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Chumphon 716.8 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon is to bus and Minivan which costs ฿900 - ฿1600 and takes 19 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon is to fly which costs ฿3900 - ฿6500 and takes 7 h.

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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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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Chiang Mai to Chumphon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Chumphon. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center and arriving at Chumphon via Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, Hua Hin and Prachuap Khirikhan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 13 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 17 h 15 min.

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

Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia 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 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Chumphon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Flights from Chiang Mai to Ranong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 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 30 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 5 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 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
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 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $18
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 - $40
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 - $40
Bus operators
Mini Bus
Bus from Ranong to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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
$18 - $35
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$19
Super
$22
Supreme
$29 - $31
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
$3
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
$6 - $9
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
$7 - $15
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Phrae Bus Terminal to Chumphon
Ave. Duration
15 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia

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