How to get from Kanchanaburi to Pai

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Recommended option

Bus, Mini Van  •  15 h 31 min

  1. 612

$32

7 alternative options

Train, Mini Van  •  19 h 39 min

  1. 612

$43 - $124

Drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. 516.3 miles

$70 - $110

Mini Van to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai, Mini Van  •  10 h 18 min

  1. DMK - CNX

$44 - $132

Mini Van to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai, Mini Van  •  10 h 42 min

  1. BKK - CNX

$50 - $144

Mini Van to Don Muang, fly to Mae Hong Son, taxi  •  8 h 29 min

  1. DMK - HGN

$100 - $253

Mini Van to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus, Mini Van  •  12 h 17 min

  1. DMK - LPT

$53 - $213

Mini Van to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Rai, bus, Mini Van  •  13 h 9 min

  1. DMK - CEI

$52 - $127

What companies run services between Kanchanaburi, Thailand and Pai, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Kanchanaburi to Pai via Chiang Mai Terminal 3 and Chiang Mai in around 15 h 31 min.

Airlines
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 Don Muang to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
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 Don Muang to Mae Hong Son
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
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 Mae Hong Son
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
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 Don Muang to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $110
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
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Kanchanaburi to Nakhon Phathom
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Nakhon Pathom to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $30
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
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
Sasanan Transportation
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Chiang Mai Terminal 3
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
12go.asia
Prempracha Transport
Website
premprachatransports.com
Bus from Chiang Mai to Pai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
premprachatransports.com
Book at
12go.asia
Kwan Chee Vee Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Mae Hong Son to Pai
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Taxi Chiang Mai
Website
taxichiangmai.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanchanaburi and Pai is 607 km. The road distance is 826 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kanchanaburi to Pai is to bus and Mini Van which costs ฿1034 and takes 15 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Kanchanaburi to Pai is to Mini Van and fly and taxi which takes 8 h 29 min and costs ฿3200 - ฿8500.

No, there is no direct bus from Kanchanaburi to Pai. However, there are services departing from Kanchanaburi and arriving at Pai via Chiang Mai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 15 h 31 min to get from Kanchanaburi to Pai, including transfers.