There are 6 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Hội An 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 to Danang  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Danang (DAD) CNX - DAD

$199 - $504

Cheapest option

Bus Phetprasert Tour  •  30 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Roi Et 874
  2. Take the bus from Roi Et to Mukdahan
  3. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Hue
  4. Take the bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Hoi An - Sinh Tourist Office

$58 - $65

4 alternative options

Fly to Tamky, train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Tamky (VCL) CNX - VCL
  2. Take the train from Nui Thanh to Tra Kieu

$112 - $343

Bus via Central Bus Station Vientiane  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nong Khai
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to Savannakhet Laos
  3. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Hue
  4. Take the bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Hoi An - Sinh Tourist Office

$65 - $74

Night bus  •  44 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chiang Mai to Nong Khai
  2. Take the night bus from Vientiane to Da Nang

$64 - $73

Drive  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Hội An 878.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Hội An is to bus which costs ฿1900 - ฿2200 and takes 30 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Hội An is to fly which costs ฿6500 - ฿17000 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Hội An is 1044 km. The road distance is 1406.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Chiang Mai to Hội An, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Hội An. However, there are services departing from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal and arriving at Hoi An - Sinh Tourist Office via Nong Khai, Central Bus Station Vientiane, Savannakhet Laos and Hue - Sinh Tourist Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 30 min.

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The nearest airport to Hội An is Danang (DAD) Airport which is 23.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Tamky (VCL) (65.1 km), Hue (HUI) (89.3 km), Quinhon (UIH) (227.5 km) and Sanya (SYX) (293.3 km).

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Chiang Mai to Hội An bus services, operated by Orsuksa Tour, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Hội An.
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  • Distance: 652.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Hội An, Vietnam?

Thai AirAsia, Hong Kong Express and nine other airlines fly from Chiang Mai to Hội An hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Hội An via Roi Et, Mukdahan, Savannakhet Laos, Hue, and Hue - Sinh Tourist Office in around 30 h 35 min.

Airlines
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Chiang Mai to Tamky via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Chiang Mai to Tamky via Suvarnabhumi, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Nui Thanh to Tra Kieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$2 - $3
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$4 - $6
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Roi Et
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Yellow Bus
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Roi Et to Mukdahan
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Savannakhet Laos to Hue
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Hoi An - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Orsuksa Tour
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
easybook.com
Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise
Website
vientianebus.org.la
Bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to Savannakhet Laos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
vientianebus.org.la
King of Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Savannakhet Laos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
baolau.com
Sueksa Tour
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Chiang Mai to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Soutchai Travel
Phone
+856 21 254512-5
Email
kenlotchana.travel@gmail.com
Website
soutchaitravel.com
Night bus from Vientiane to Da Nang
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
soutchaitravel.com
Book at
soutchaitravel.com

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