There are 4 ways to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) by bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai 166

฿213 - ฿438

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Taxi  •  3h

  1. Take a taxi from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) 192.5 km

฿2200 - ฿2700

Drive  •  3h

  1. Drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) 192.5 km

฿550 - ฿850

Private Transfer  •  3h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX)

฿3839

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) is to bus which costs ฿210 - ฿440 and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) is to taxi which costs ฿2200 - ฿2700 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX). However, there are services departing from Chiang Rai and arriving at Chiang Mai International Airport via Nakhon Chai Air Chiang Mai and Maharaj Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 24m.

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The distance between Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) is 156 km. The road distance is 192.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) without a car is to bus which takes 4h 24m and costs ฿210 - ฿440.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX), including transfers.

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Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) bus services, operated by Greenbus Thailand, depart from Chiang Rai station.

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Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) bus services, operated by Greenbus Thailand, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) is 193 km. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX).

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What companies run services between Chiang Rai, Thailand and Chiang Mai Airport (CNX), Thailand?

Greenbus Thailand operates a bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai hourly. Tickets cost ฿180 - ฿400 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Jed Yord
Website
12go.asia
Shuttle from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX)
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
฿3839
Schedules at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX)
Ave. Duration
3h
Estimated price
฿2200 - ฿2700
Taxi Chiang Rai
Phone
+66 0-5375-0773
Website
taxichiangrai.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Chiang Rai One Plus Taxi
Phone
+66 093-381-3157
Website
onepluschiangraitaxi.com

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There are 2257+ hotels available in Chiang Mai Airport (CNX). Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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