There are 11 ways to get from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai by bus, plane, train, night train 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

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) BKK - CNX

$33 - $129

Cheapest option

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Chiang Mai

$18 - $25

9 alternative options

Bus to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) DMK - CNX

$29 - $121

Train to Utapao, fly to Chiang Mai  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Chonburi to Phlu Ta Luang
  2. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Chiang Mai (CNX) UTP - CNX

$42 - $165

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Lampang, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Lampang (LPT) BKK - LPT
  3. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$53 - $240

Bus to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Rai, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Rai (CEI) BKK - CEI
  3. Take the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai

$52 - $144

Bus to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Lampang (LPT) DMK - LPT
  3. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$38 - $202

Bus Sombat Tour  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Bus Terminal Bor Khor Sor 9904
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai

$19 - $35

Train  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Chonburi to Hua Lamphong 284 Yanasangvararam - Hua Lamphong - Class III Fan / ...
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$22 - $81

Train, night train  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chonburi to Hua Lamphong 284 Yanasangvararam - Hua Lamphong - Class III Fan / ...
  2. Take the night train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai 9 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$22 - $81

Drive  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai 473.6 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between Chon Buri, Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

Nakhonchai Air operates a bus from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai via Hua Lamphong in around 15 h 5 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Utapao to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Utapao to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chonburi to Phlu Ta Luang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Chonburi to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Schedules at
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Chonburi to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Chonburi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25
Diamond Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chon Buri and Chiang Mai is 640 km. The road distance is 758 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿550 - ฿800 and takes 10 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 8 min and costs ฿1000 - ฿4200.

No, there is no direct train from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Chonburi and arriving at Chiang Mai via Hua Lamphong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 5 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chonburi and arriving at Chiang Mai. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Chon Buri to Chiang Mai, including transfers.