There are 4 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai by bus or car

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Bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Chiangkhong 1663 / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus via Chiang Rai  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai 166 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Doi Luang

$7 - $8

2 alternative options

Bus via Chiang Rai #2  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai 166 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong 1663

$9 - $10

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai 184.4 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chiang Mai and Huay Xai is 223 km. The road distance is 295 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Huay Xai is 295 km. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Huay Xai. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 139.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Huay Xai, Laos?

Greenbus Thailand operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Chiangkhong
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
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Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Rai to Chiangkhong
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
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