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There are 9 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Kalasin by plane, taxi, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Roi Et, taxi  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Roi Et (ROI) CNX - ROI
  2. Take a taxi from Roi Et to Kalasin

$99 - $268

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Bus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Maha Sarakham 874

$21 - $28

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Fly to Udon Thani, Mini Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Udon Thani (UTH) CNX - UTH
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal

$43 - $139

Fly to Khon Kaen, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Khon Kaen (KKC) CNX - KKC
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Kalasin

$33 - $91

Fly to Sakon Nakhon, taxi  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Sakon Nakhon (SNO) CNX - SNO
  2. Take a taxi from Sakon Nakhon to Kalasin

$74 - $186

Fly to Buri Ram, taxi  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Buri Ram (BFV) CNX - BFV
  2. Take a taxi from Buri Ram to Kalasin

$111 - $156

Bus, Mini Bus  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Udonthani Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal

$30

Night bus, Mini Bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chiang Mai to Udonthani Terminal
  2. Take the Mini Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal

$31

Drive  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Kalasin 452.6 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Kalasin is to bus which costs ฿650 - ฿950 and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Kalasin is to fly and bus which costs ฿1000 - ฿3000 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Kalasin. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Kalasin via Maha Sarakham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Kalasin is 546 km. The road distance is 724.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Kalasin without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 40 min and costs ฿650 - ฿950.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Chiang Mai to Kalasin, including transfers.

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Chiang Mai to Kalasin bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Roi Et Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Chiang Mai to Kalasin bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, arrive at Maha Sarakham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Kalasin is 724 km. It takes approximately 10 h 22 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Kalasin.

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  • Distance: 341.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

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

Phetprasert Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Kalasin 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $26 and the journey takes 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Roi Et via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Chiang Mai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Chiang Mai to Sakon Nakhon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Chiang Mai to Buri Ram via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Chiang Mai to Buri Ram via Udon Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Roi Et via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Chiang Mai to Roi Et via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Chiang Mai to Roi Et via Krabi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Chiang Mai to Roi Et via Surat Thani, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Chiang Mai to Buri Ram via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Bus operators
Mini Bus
Bus from Udonthani Terminal to Kalasin Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Khon Kaen to Kalasin
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
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12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Mai to Maha Sarakham
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Orsuksa Tour
Phone
084-2626003
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Udonthani Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sueksa Tour
Phone
(053-248537).
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Chiang Mai to Udonthani Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Roi Et to Kalasin
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17

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Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Roi Et Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Kalasin. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs ฿20.

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