There are 7 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) CNX - BKK
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Sucaht Market

$31 - $123

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Train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...

$12 - $50

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Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Don Muang (DMK) CNX - DMK

$32 - $139

Bus to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) LPT - BKK
  3. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Sucaht Market

$52 - $232

Bus to Lampang, fly to Don Muang  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Don Muang (DMK) LPT - DMK

$42 - $218

Bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong

$24 - $25

Drive  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya 387.5 miles

$50 - $80

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiang Mai and arriving at Ayutthaya. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is 521 km. The road distance is 619.9 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State), including transfers.

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Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Chiang Mai station.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is to fly which takes 4 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 42 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Ayutthaya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is 620 km. It takes approximately 8 h 54 min to drive from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State).

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Thai Airways International, Thai Smile, Bangkok Airways and Thai Vietjet Air offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State).
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  • Distance: 325.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Chiang Mai, Thailand and Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State), Thailand?

Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia fly from Chiang Mai to Bang Pa-in hourly. Alternatively, Thai Sriram Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya once daily. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 Don Muang via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Lampang to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
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 Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Sucaht Market
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to ลำปาง Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$5
Supreme
$3 - $4
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
thaisriram.com

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There are 115+ hotels available in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State). Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs .

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