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There are 4 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the bus from โรงแรมเชียงใหม่เพรสซิเด้นท์ Chiang Mai President Hotel to วัดศรีดอนชัย Wat Sri Don Chai M_K_C
  2. Take a taxi from วัดศรีดอนชัย Wat Sri Don Chai to Phayao

฿1400 - ฿1700

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phayao 198 / ...

฿204 - ฿465

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 21m

  1. Take a taxi from Chiang Mai to Phayao 95 miles

฿1000 - ฿1300

Drive  •  2h 21m

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Phayao 95 miles

฿430 - ฿650

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao is to bus which costs ฿200 - ฿470 and takes 2h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao is to taxi which costs ฿1000 - ฿1300 and takes 2h 21m.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Phayao is 104 km. The road distance is 152 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2h 23m and costs ฿1400 - ฿1700.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Phayao is 152 km. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Chiang Mai to Phayao.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Phayao. Prices start at ฿500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Phayao.
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  • Distance: 65.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 23m

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

Greenbus Thailand operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Phayao every 4 hours. Tickets cost ฿140 - ฿390 and the journey takes 2h 45m.

Bus operators
Nakorn Chiangmai Dernrote Co-Operative.,Ltd
Phone
053-215343
Website
coopthai.com
Bus from โรงแรมเชียงใหม่เพรสซิเด้นท์ Chiang Mai President Hotel to วัดศรีดอนชัย Wat Sri Don Chai
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
coopthai.com
Greenbus Thailand
Other operators
Taxi from วัดศรีดอนชัย Wat Sri Don Chai to Phayao
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿1700

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