Travel from Chiang-Mai to Khon-Kaen

Bus or fly from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen?

Thai AirAsia flies from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen once daily. Alternatively, Phetprasert Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $20 and the journey takes 11 h. Sombat Tour also services this route once daily.

How to get from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen

From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Khon Kaen airport, then Airport Route to Khon Kaen. 3 h 34 min $40. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Udon Thani airport, taxi to Udon Thani, then train to Khon Kaen. 5 h 23 min $76. From Chiang Mai bus to Khon Kaen. 11 h $19. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai then night bus to Khon Kaen. 12 h 19 min $23. From Chiang Mai drive to Khon Kaen. 9 h 18 min $69.
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    Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly to Khon Kaen
      • One-Way approx: USD $28 - $85
      • Duration: 3 h 34 min
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        1 Fly to Khon Kaen
        • One-Way approx: USD $28 - $85
        • Duration: 3 h 34 min
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      2 Fly to Udon Thani, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $43 - $144
      • Duration: 5 h 23 min
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        2 Fly to Udon Thani, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $43 - $144
        • Duration: 5 h 23 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $24
      • Duration: 11 h
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        3 Bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $24
        • Duration: 11 h
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      4 Night bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $24
      • Duration: 12 h 19 min
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        4 Night bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $24
        • Duration: 12 h 19 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $55 - $85
      • Duration: 9 h 18 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $55 - $85
        • Duration: 9 h 18 min
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