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There are 5 ways to get from Chiang Rai to Yangon by plane, 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.

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Fly from Chiang Rai  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Chiang Rai (CEI) to Yangon (RGN) CEI - RGN

$60 - $146

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Bus to Tachilek, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงราย Chiang Rai to แม่สาย Maesai
  2. Fly from Tachilek (THL) to Yangon (RGN) THL - RGN

$163 - $553

Bus, drive via Tak  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงราย Chiang Rai to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai 166 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Tak
  3. Take the bus from Tak to Mae Sot 829 / ...
  4. Drive from Mae Sot to Hpa-An
  5. Take the bus from Hpa-An to Yangon

Bus, drive  •  23 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from เชียงราย Chiang Rai to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai 166 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Maesod
  3. Drive from Maesod to Hpa-An
  4. Take the bus from Hpa-An to Yangon

Drive  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Chiang Rai to Yangon 578.5 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Chiang Rai to Yangon is to fly which costs ฿1900 - ฿4800 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chiang Rai to Yangon is to fly which costs ฿1900 - ฿4800 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chiang Rai and Yangon is 519 km. The road distance is 925.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Chiang Rai to Yangon, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chiang Rai Airport to Yangon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yangon is 30 min behind Chiang Rai. It is currently 10:13 AM in Chiang Rai and 9:43 AM in Yangon.

Yes, the driving distance between Chiang Rai to Yangon is 926 km. It takes approximately 12 h 59 min to drive from Chiang Rai to Yangon.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air, Thai Smile and two other airlines offer flights from Chiang Rai Airport to Yangon Airport.

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There are 364+ hotels available in Yangon. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiang Rai to Chiang Rai Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs ฿140 - ฿170.

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Map of how to get from Chiang Rai to Yangon.
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  • Distance: 324.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Chiang Rai, Thailand and Yangon, Myanmar?

Thai Lion Mentari, Thai AirAsia and six other airlines fly from Chiang Rai to Yangon hourly.

Airlines
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Tachilek to Yangon via Heho
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Tachilek to Yangon via Lashio, Heho
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Chiang Rai to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Tachilek to Yangon via Mandalay
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงราย Chiang Rai to แม่สาย Maesai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงราย Chiang Rai to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Maesod
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Piya Chai Patthana
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Rai to Mae Sai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Tak
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$7
Super
$8
Supreme
$9 - $10
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Tak to Mae Sot
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mandalar Min Express
Phone
09-5020181
Email
mandalarminn.express@gmail.com
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Hpa-An to Yangon
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com

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