• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 9 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.

Recommended option

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

$13 - $16

8 alternative options

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  9 h 5 min

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

$13 - $16

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 / ...

$18 - $69

Night train  •  10 h 56 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  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Nakhon Sawan to Phitsanulok Bus Terminal 1
  2. Fly from Phitsanulok (PHS) to Chiang Mai (CNX) PHS - CNX

$55 - $143

Train to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai  •  6 h 13 min

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

$35 - $144

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  7 h 41 min

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

$42 - $159

Train to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus  •  8 h 31 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 ลำปาง Lampang to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai

$43 - $223

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿420 - ฿550 and takes 8 h 40 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to train and fly which costs ฿1100 - ฿4800 and takes 6 h 13 min.

More details

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.

More details

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.

More details

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

Get driving directions

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 ฿420 - ฿550.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is to bus which takes 8 h 40 min and costs ฿420 - ฿550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ฿550 - ฿2300 and takes 9 h 23 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai.
Launch map view
  • 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 Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 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 AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
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 Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
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 - $11
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
$10 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$10 - $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 Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 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
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 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
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
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก Phitsanulok
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from นครสวรรค์ Nakhonsawan to พิษณุโลก 2 Phitsanulok 2
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from ลำปาง Lampang to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Nakhonchai Air
Phone
0-2939-4999
Email
CustomerService@Nakhonchaiair.com
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 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
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
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$3
Super
$4
Supreme
$3 - $4

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including 5 delightfully under-the-radar French towns you need to visit, Italy Travel Guides and 10 amazing places to get away from it all in Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Phitsanulok Airport to Chiang Mai Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Phetprasert Tour, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

More details

Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai is 453 km. It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to drive from Nakhon Sawan to Chiang Mai.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

There are 2135+ hotels available in Chiang Mai. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

More details