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There are 8 ways to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly Don Muang to Chiang Mai  •  1h 8m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) DMK - CNX

$26 - $107

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Train  •  13h 32m

  1. Take the train from Don Mueang to Chiang Mai 109 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$13 - $50

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Fly Don Muang to Lampang, bus  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Lampang (LPT) DMK - LPT
  2. Take the bus from ลำปาง Lampang to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai

$34 - $189

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai  •  3h 7m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) BKK - CNX

$31 - $121

Bus Sombat Tour  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13 to Chiang Mai

$14 - $28

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal

$15 - $20

Night train  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Don Mueang to Chiang Mai 9 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$13 - $50

Drive  •  9h 32m

  1. Drive from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai 417.1 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿500 - ฿700 and takes 12h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai is to fly which costs ฿850 - ฿3600 and takes 1h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Donmueang and arriving at วัดหม้อคำตวง Mo Kham Tuang Temple via Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13 and ศาลแขวงเชียงใหม่ Chiang Mai District Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Don Mueang and arriving at Chiang Mai. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 32m.

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The distance between Don Muang Airport (DMK) and Chiang Mai is 569 km. The road distance is 667.4 km.

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The best way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai without a car is to bus which takes 11h 7m and costs ฿460 - ฿950.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, depart from Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13 station.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Don Mueang station.

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The best way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai is to fly which takes 1h 8m and costs ฿850 - ฿3600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿460 - ฿950 and takes 11h 7m, you could also train, which costs ฿430 - ฿1600 and takes 13h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 355.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

What companies run services between Don Muang Airport (DMK), Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

Thai AirAsia, Nok Air and Thai Lion Mentari fly from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai hourly. Alternatively, Sombat Tour operates a bus from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $27 and the journey takes 9h 30m.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from ลำปาง Lampang to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
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Nakhonchai Air
Phone
0-2939-4999
Email
CustomerService@Nakhonchaiair.com
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal to Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$4
Supreme
$3 - $4
Bus from Sombat Tour Viphawadee 13 to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$15
Super
$17
Supreme
$22 - $24

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Chiang Mai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

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Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai is 667 km. It takes approximately 9h 32m to drive from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Chiang Mai.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Chiang Mai Airport.

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There are 2180+ hotels available in Chiang Mai. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Don Muang Airport (DMK) to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to Airport free shuttle bus which takes 45m and costs .

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