There are 9 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lom Sak 874
  2. Take the bus from Lom Sak to Petchabuan 14 / ...

$15 - $17

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Taphan Hin 102 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II Fan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Taphan Hin to Petchabun 140 / ...

$14 - $45

7 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun 304.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang, bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Petchabuan

$34 - $125

Fly Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Phitsanulok (PHS) CNX - PHS
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Lom Sak
  3. Take the bus from Lom Sak to Petchabuan

$51 - $125

Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Petchabuan

$40 - $137

Fly Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen, bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Khon Kaen (KKC) CNX - KKC
  2. Take the bus from Khon Kaen to Lom Sak
  3. Take the bus from Lom Sak to Petchabuan

$37 - $96

Fly Chiang Mai to Udon Thani, bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Udon Thani (UTH) CNX - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Phu Ruea
  3. Take the bus from Phu Ruea to Petchabun

$48 - $147

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang, bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Don Muang (DMK) LPT - DMK
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Petchabuan

$44 - $207

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun is to bus which costs ฿480 - ฿600 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun is to drive which costs ฿1400 - ฿2100 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Phetchabun is 350 km. The road distance is 486.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to get from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Petchabuan via Lom Sak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 56 min.

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

You can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Phetchabun via Lom Sak in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Flights from Chiang Mai to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Lampang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
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 Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Chiang Mai to Phitsanulok via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Flights from Chiang Mai to Udon Thani via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Taphan Hin
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lom Sak
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Lom Sak to Petchabuan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Taphan Hin to Petchabun
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Petchabuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Lom Sak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Khon Kaen to Lom Sak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Udon Thani to Phu Ruea
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phu Ruea to Petchabun
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Greenbus Thailand

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