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There are 8 ways to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Singapore Changi (SIN) CNX - SIN

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Train, bus  •  42h 29m

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue Junction
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue Junction to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Johor Bahru

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Fly Chiang Mai to Senai  •  10h 20m

  1. Fly from Chiang Mai (CNX) to Senai (JHB) CNX - JHB

Bus to Lampang, fly to Singapore Changi  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
  2. Fly from Lampang (LPT) to Singapore Changi (SIN) LPT - SIN

Bus via Bangkok  •  38h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai Arcade 2 to Mochit
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Johor Bahru

Bus  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2 779
  2. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Hatyai to Singapore Golden Mile Complex

Train  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong 8 Chiang Mai - Hua Lamphong - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Woodlands Train Checkpoint

Drive  •  32h 31m

  1. Drive from Chiang Mai to Singapore 2511.6 km
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Conditions of entry into Singapore from Thailand

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 7-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
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No, but conditions apply when returning to Thailand from Singapore.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore is to bus via Bangkok which costs ฿2200 - ฿2900 and takes 38h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore is to fly which costs ฿2300 - ฿170000 and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Mai to Singapore. However, there are services departing from Chiang Mai Arcade 2 and arriving at Queen Street Bus Terminal via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Hat Yai and Woodlands Checkpoint Out. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 17m.

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It is 2017 km from Chiang Mai to Singapore. It is approximately 2511.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore without a car is to bus via Bangkok which takes 38h 17m and costs ฿2200 - ฿2900.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore, including transfers.

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Chiang Mai to Singapore bus services, operated by Budsarakham Tour, depart from Chiang Mai Arcade 2 station.

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The best way to get from Chiang Mai to Singapore is to fly which takes 5h 52m and costs ฿2300 - ฿170000. Alternatively, you can bus via Bangkok, which costs ฿2200 - ฿2900 and takes 38h 17m, you could also train, which costs ฿120000 - ฿122000 and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest flight from Chiang Mai Airport to Singapore Changi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Chiang Mai to Singapore bus services, operated by KPB Express, arrive at Johor Bahru station.

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  • Distance: 2017 km
  • Duration: 5h 52m

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

Scoot Tigerair, Thai Smile and four other airlines fly from Chiang Mai to Singapore 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Singapore via Mochit, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Hat Yai, Johor Bahru, and Woodlands Checkpoint Out in around 38h 17m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Flights from Chiang Mai to Senai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Chiang Mai to Senai via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Lampang to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Lampang to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Lampang to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Mai to Senai via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Lampang to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $65
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$29 - $40
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$17 - $25
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$50 - $65
Train from Bang Sue Junction to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $75
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$10 - $14
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$30 - $45
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$20 - $28
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$55 - $75
Train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $65
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$29 - $40
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$17 - $25
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$50 - $65
Eastern and Oriental Express
Phone
001800 8392 3500
Email
reservations.singapore@belmond.com
Website
belmond.com
Train from Bangkok Hualamphong to Woodlands Train Checkpoint
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4813
Schedules at
belmond.com
Book at
easybook.com
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
+66 56 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
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
$5
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
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Budsarakham Tour
Website
budsarakamtour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai Arcade 2 to Mochit
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
budsarakamtour.com
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Chiang Mai Arcade 2 to Mochit
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Email
borkorsor@transport.co.th
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
tcl99web.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
tcl99web.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Lignite Tour
Phone
02-9362474
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
12go.asia
KPB Express
Phone
+604 332 6815
Website
kpbekspres.com
Bus from Hat Yai to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
kpbekspres.com
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Phuket Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
Greenbus Thailand
Sri Trang
Website
12go.co
Bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
12go.co
Archipelago Travel Service
Phone
074 223 059
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hatyai to Singapore Golden Mile Complex
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
12go.asia

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Singapore is 1h ahead of Chiang Mai. It is currently 7:36 PM in Chiang Mai and 8:36 PM in Singapore.

Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Mai to Singapore is 2512 km. It takes approximately 32h 31m to drive from Chiang Mai to Singapore.

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Thai Airways International, Scoot Tigerair, Thai AirAsia and three other airlines offer flights from Chiang Mai Airport to Singapore Changi Airport.

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There are 548+ hotels available in Singapore. Prices start at $125 SGD 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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