There are 7 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Ko Chang Tai by plane, car ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry 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 from Chiang Mai, car ferry  •  6 h 15 min

  1. CNX - TDX

$127 - $391

Cheapest option

Train, Minivan, car ferry  •  18 h 6 min

$40 - $80

5 alternative options

Bus to Lampang, fly, car ferry  •  8 h 6 min

  1. LPT - TDX

$133 - $340

Bus Bangkok Busline, bus and ferry  •  19 h

$51 - $55

Train, bus and ferry  •  19 h 58 min

  1. 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$43 - $83

Bus Diamond Tour, bus and ferry  •  21 h 9 min

$46 - $50

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 49 min

$94 - $135

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Ko Chang Tai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Chiang Mai to Ko Chang Tai. However, you can take the bus to Chiang Mai Airport, take the walk to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Trat, take the drive to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the drive to Ko Chang Tai. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lampang, take the taxi to Lampang airport, fly to Trat, take the drive to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the drive to Ko Chang Tai.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Lampang to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
Bus operators
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
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus and ferry from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Diamond Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
iamkohchang.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chiang Mai and Ko Chang Tai is 838 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Ko Chang Tai is to bus and bus and ferry which costs ฿1500 - ฿1700 and takes 21 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Ko Chang Tai is to fly and car ferry which takes 6 h 15 min and costs ฿4100 - ฿13000.

It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Chiang Mai to Ko Chang Tai, including transfers.