Travel from Chiang-Mai to Thakhèk

Bus or fly from Chiang Mai to Thakhèk?

Nok Air, Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Chiang Mai to Thakhèk hourly. Alternatively, Phetprasert Tour operates a bus from Chiang Mai to Thakhèk twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $29 and the journey takes 15 h 5 min.

How to get from Chiang Mai to Thakhèk

From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Nakhon Phanom airport, then drive to Thakhèk. 5 h 14 min $95. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai airport, fly to Sakon Nakhon airport, taxi to Sakon Nakhon, bus to Nakhon Phanom, then drive to Thakhèk. 7 h 58 min $103. From Chiang Mai bus to Nakhon Phanom then drive to Thakhèk. 15 h 35 min $28. From Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center bus to Chiang Mai, night bus to Nong Khai, bus to Vientiane Bus Station, then bus to Thakhek. 22 h 29 min $52. From Chiang Mai drive to Thakhèk. 13 h 41 min $95.
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    Chiang Mai to Thakhèk:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly to Nakhon Phanom
      • One-Way approx: USD $45 - $150
      • Duration: 5 h 14 min
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        1 Fly to Nakhon Phanom
        • One-Way approx: USD $45 - $150
        • Duration: 5 h 14 min
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      2 Fly to Sakon Nakhon, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $51 - $159
      • Duration: 7 h 58 min
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        2 Fly to Sakon Nakhon, bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $51 - $159
        • Duration: 7 h 58 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $25 - $29
      • Duration: 15 h 35 min
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        3 Bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $25 - $29
        • Duration: 15 h 35 min
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      4 Night bus, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $46 - $55
      • Duration: 22 h 29 min
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        4 Night bus, bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $46 - $55
        • Duration: 22 h 29 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $75 - $120
      • Duration: 13 h 41 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $75 - $120
        • Duration: 13 h 41 min
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