There are 9 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai Terminal 3 to Kanchanaburi
  2. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park Public bus 8170

$22 - $24

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Bus, Mini Van  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  3. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$24 - $35

Train  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Nakhon Pathom
  3. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Nam Tok

$41 - $127

Drive  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park 479.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang, Mini Van, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  3. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$35 - $123

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, Mini Van, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  2. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  3. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$40 - $134

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang, Mini Van, bus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Don Muang (DMK) LPT - DMK
  3. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  4. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$45 - $205

Bus to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, Mini Van, bus  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) LPT - BKK
  3. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  4. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$61 - $246

Bus to Chiang Rai, fly to Don Muang, Mini Van, bus  •  12 h 11 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
  3. Take the Mini Van from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
  4. Take the bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park

$45 - $118

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park is to bus which costs ฿700 - ฿800 and takes 14 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park is to fly and Mini Van and bus which costs ฿1100 - ฿4000 and takes 8 h 42 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Erawan National Park is 490 km. The road distance is 766.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs ฿700 - ฿800.

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It takes approximately 14 h 5 min to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs ฿700 - ฿800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿1300 - ฿4200 and takes 16 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Don Muang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park is 767 km. It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Don Muang Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Erawan National Park. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park.
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  • Distance: 306.4 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 5 min

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Erawan National Park, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park via Kanchanaburi and Erawan National Park in around 14 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chiang Mai to Erawan National Park via Bang Sue, Nakhon Pathom, Nakhon Phathom, and Nam Tok in around 16 h 58 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
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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
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
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 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 Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Nam Tok
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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
Bus operators
Sasanan Transportation
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Mai Terminal 3 to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Erawan National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
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
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
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $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 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com

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