Travel from Chiang-Mai to Phaya-Thai

Train, bus or fly from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai?

Nok Air, Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai hourly. Alternatively, The Transport Company operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min. BTS also services this route every 10 minutes.

How to get from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai

From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Bangkok Don Muang airport, then line 555 Public Van to Phaya Thai. 2 h 40 min $42. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Bangkok airport, train to Phaya Thai, then BTS to Phaya Thai. 3 h 9 min $53. From Chiang Mai train to Lampang, taxi to Lampang airport, fly to Bangkok Don Muang airport, then line 555 Public Van to Phaya Thai. 5 h 7 min $71. From Chiang Mai bus to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, walk to Mo Chit, then BTS to Ari. 10 h 12 min $27. From Chiang Mai train to Sam Sen. 10 h 20 min $26. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai, bus to Bangkok Bus Terminal, bus to Mo Chit, then BTS to Ari. 11 h 34 min $25. From Chiang Mai drive to Phaya Thai. 9 h 40 min $73.

How long does it take to get from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai?

It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Chiang Mai to Phaya Thai.
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      1 Fly Chiang Mai to Bangkok Don Muang
      • One-Way approx: USD $26 - $112
      • Duration: 2 h 40 min
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      2 Fly Chiang Mai to Bangkok
      • One-Way approx: USD $32 - $124
      • Duration: 3 h 9 min
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      3 Train to Lampang, fly to Bangkok Don Muang
      • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $198
      • Duration: 5 h 7 min
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      4 Bus The Transport Company
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      6 Bus Bangkok Busline
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      7 Drive
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      • Duration: 9 h 40 min
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