There are 10 ways to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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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Bus Phetprasert Tour  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nakhon Sawan to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1 638 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai 876

$14 - $19

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Train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Nam Pho to Taphan Hin 211 Hua Lamphong - Taphan Hin - Class II Fan
  2. Take the train from Taphan Hin to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$19 - $69

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก 2 Phitsanulok 2 872 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai

$14 - $19

Night train  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the night train from Pak Nam Pho to Phitsanulok 107 Hua Lamphong - Den Chai - Class II Sleeper AC
  2. Take the night train from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai 13 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$19 - $71

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai 282.9 miles

$40 - $60

Bus to Phitsanulok, fly to Chiang Mai  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก 2 Phitsanulok 2
  2. Fly from Phitsanulok (PHS) to Chiang Mai (CNX) PHS - CNX

$57 - $147

Train to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Nam Pho to Don Mueang
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) DMK - CNX

$34 - $144

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Nam Pho to Lak Si
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) BKK - CNX

$40 - $156

Bus to Utapao, fly to Chiang Mai  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Nakhon Sawan to Ban Chang
  2. Fly from Utapao (UTP) to Chiang Mai (CNX) UTP - CNX

$46 - $150

Train to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Nam Pho to Don Mueang
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Lampang (LPT) DMK - LPT
  3. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$43 - $226

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿440 - ฿650 and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to drive which costs ฿1300 - ฿1900 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Nakhon Sawan and arriving at Chiang Mai via Phitsanulok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Pak Nam Pho and arriving at Chiang Mai via Taphan Hin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 23 min.

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The distance between Nakhon Sawan and Chiang Mai is 364 km. The road distance is 452.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 40 min and costs ฿440 - ฿650.

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It takes approximately 8 h 40 min to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, depart from Nakhon Sawan station.

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Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Pak Nam Pho station.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to bus which takes 8 h 40 min and costs ฿440 - ฿650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿600 - ฿2300 and takes 9 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 227.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 40 min

What companies run services between Nakhon Sawan, Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai via Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1 and Phitsanulok in around 8 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai via Taphan Hin in around 9 h 23 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Krabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Phuket
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $300
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 Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 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
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
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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 Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
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
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
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 Pak Nam Pho to Taphan Hin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Taphan Hin to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Night train from Pak Nam Pho to Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once 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)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Night train from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $7
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$19 - $26
1st Class (Berth)
$29 - $40
Train from Pak Nam Pho to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Train from Pak Nam Pho to Lak Si
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $25
1st Class (Berth)
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Nakhon Sawan to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Nakhon Sawan to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Nakhon Sawan to Ban Chang
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก 2 Phitsanulok 2
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$4
Supreme
$3 - $4

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