There are 8 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) 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 Chiang Mai to Don Muang  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK

$25 - $110

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang 102 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II Fan / ...

$13 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang  •  3 h 38 min

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

$35 - $192

Bus to Chiang Rai, fly to Don Muang  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
  2. Fly from Chiang Rai (CEI) to Don Muang (DMK) CEI - DMK

$35 - $105

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport

$31 - $122

Bus Sombat Tour  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13

$16 - $27

Bus The Transport Company  •  11 h 6 min

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

$16 - $26

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) 416.6 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) is to bus which costs ฿500 - ฿900 and takes 11 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) is to fly which costs ฿800 - ฿3700 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Don Muang Airport (DMK) is 569 km. The road distance is 666.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK). However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Oil Cargo via Tour Properties. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Don Mueang. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 42 min.

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Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK).
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  • Distance: 355.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Don Muang Airport (DMK), Thailand?

Nok Air, Thai Lion Mentari and Thai AirAsia fly from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) hourly. Alternatively, Sombat Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Don Muang Airport (DMK) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $27 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
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 Rai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
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
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
Flights from Chiang Rai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
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 Rai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $110
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
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
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 Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
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
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 Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$15
Super
$17
Supreme
$22 - $24
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Bangkok Don Muang Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
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

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