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There are 6 ways to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai by plane, car ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry, night bus or car

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

Fly, car ferry  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Chiang Rai (CEI) to Trat (TDX) CEI - TDX
  2. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

฿2608 - ฿6053

Cheapest option

Night bus, Minibus, car ferry  •  22h 56m

  1. Take the night bus from Chiang Rai to Rayong
  2. Take the Minibus from Rayong Bus Terminal 2 to Trat Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

฿1429 - ฿1659

4 alternative options

Bus, minivan, car ferry  •  19h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13 909
  2. Take the minivan from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

฿1452 - ฿2046

Bus, train, minivan, car ferry  •  24h 2m

  1. Take the bus from เชียงราย-2 Chiang Rai Bus Station 2 to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai 619 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chiang Mai to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the minivan from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
  4. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

฿1835 - ฿3796

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai 166 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Chiang Mai Old City to Ko Chang Center Point Pier

฿1869 - ฿2169

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 28m

  1. Drive from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ao Thammachat Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

฿3354 - ฿4816

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai is to night bus and Minibus and car ferry which costs ฿1400 - ฿1700 and takes 22h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai is to fly and car ferry which costs ฿2600 - ฿6500 and takes 6h 3m.

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The distance between Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) and Ko Chang Tai is 924 km.

The best way to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai without a car is to bus and minivan and car ferry which takes 19h 19m and costs ฿1400 - ฿2100.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Rai Airport to Trat Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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Thai Vietjet Air, Thai Smile and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Chiang Rai Airport to Trat Airport.

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There are 359+ hotels available in Ko Chang Tai. Prices start at ฿700 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai.
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  • Distance: 577.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Chiang Rai Airport (CEI), Thailand and Ko Chang Tai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai. However, you can fly to Trat, take the drive to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the drive to Ko Chang Tai. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI) to Ko Chang Tai via Chiang Rai, Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13, Akhan Chinnawat 3, Borisat Tri Phet, Opposite Chatuchak Park, Mo Chit, Ekkamai, Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai, Ao Thammachat Pier, Ao Thammachat Pier, and Ko Chang in around 19h 19m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2900 - ฿10000
Train operators
Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Rai to Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿550 - ฿1000
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
฿556
Super
฿637
Supreme
฿860 - ฿910
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Ao Thammachat Pier
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿350
Schedules at
12go.asia
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงราย-2 Chiang Rai Bus Station 2 to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿170 - ฿210
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿180 - ฿400
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Thai Sriram Tour
Phone
+66 (0) 86351 9290
Email
thaisriram@hotmail.com
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus and ferry from Chiang Mai Old City to Ko Chang Center Point Pier
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1300
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
Book at
easybook.com
Nakhonchai Air
Phone
0-2939-4999
Email
CustomerService@Nakhonchaiair.com
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Night bus from Chiang Rai to Rayong
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
฿700 - ฿850
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Minibus
Bus from Rayong Bus Terminal 2 to Trat Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿200
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿100
Schedules at
kohchangferries.com

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