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  •  4h 7m

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

฿740 - ฿3270

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Train  •  9h 15m

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

฿200 - ฿1600

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Fly Chiang Mai to Don Muang  •  4h 1m

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

฿760 - ฿4170

Bus to Lampang, fly to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  5h 46m

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

฿1807 - ฿7848

Bus  •  8h 40m

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

฿838 - ฿878

Bus, train  •  12h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Saraburi
  2. Take the train from Saraburi to Ayutthaya 146 Ubon Ratchathani - Hua Lamphong - Class II Fan / ...

฿553 - ฿1782

Drive  •  8h 52m

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya 616.8 km

฿1700 - ฿2600

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is to train which costs ฿200 - ฿1600 and takes 9h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is to fly which costs ฿750 - ฿4200 and takes 4h 1m.

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

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The distance between Chiang Mai and Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) is 521 km. The road distance is 616.8 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 8h 40m and costs ฿830 - ฿880.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m 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 4h 1m and costs ฿750 - ฿4200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿830 - ฿880 and takes 8h 40m, you could also train, which costs ฿200 - ฿1600 and takes 9h 15m.

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

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

Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Chiang Mai to Bang Pa-in hourly. Alternatively, Thai Sriram Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong once daily. Tickets cost ฿698 and the journey takes 8h 30m.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1300 - ฿4900
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1600 - ฿7500
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿3600
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang via Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿800 - ฿3600
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1300 - ฿4900
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿3900
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1300 - ฿4800
Flights from Lampang to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1600 - ฿7500
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿750 - ฿4200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿200 - ฿1600
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿200 - ฿290
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿420 - ฿600
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿1200 - ฿1600
Train from Saraburi to Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿45 - ฿950
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
฿45 - ฿160
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿550 - ฿750
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
฿240 - ฿330
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
bangkokairportonline.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Sucaht Market
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿25 - ฿50
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿70 - ฿100
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Sukhothai Wintour
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Lampang Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿100
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Nakhonchai Air
Phone
0-2939-4999
Email
CustomerService@Nakhonchaiair.com
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿130 - ฿160
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Saraburi
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
฿500 - ฿850
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿698
Schedules at
thaisriram.com

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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 617 km. It takes approximately 8h 52m to drive from Chiang Mai to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State).

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

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There are 149+ hotels available in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State). Prices start at ฿3750 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 ฿15 - ฿20.

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