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There are 5 ways to get from South District to Chiang Rai by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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.

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Fly Taichung to Chiang Rai  •  8h 32m

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Chiang Rai (CEI) RMQ - CEI

$206 - $708

Cheapest option

Train to Taiwan Taoyuan, fly to Chiang Rai  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan
  2. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Chiang Rai (CEI) TPE - CEI

$142 - $217

3 alternative options

Fly Taichung to Chiang Mai, bus  •  13h 33m

  1. Fly from Taichung (RMQ) to Chiang Mai (CNX) RMQ - CNX
  2. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai

$217 - $459

Train to Taiwan Taoyuan, fly to Chiang Mai, bus  •  12h 28m

  1. Take the train from Taichung to Taoyuan
  2. Fly from Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE) to Chiang Mai (CNX) TPE - CNX
  3. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai

$143 - $218

Car ferry, drive  •  46h 56m

  1. Take the car ferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
  2. Drive from Xiamen Port to Chiang Rai

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South District to Chiang Rai is to train and fly and bus which costs $140 - $220 and takes 12h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from South District to Chiang Rai is to fly which costs $200 - $750 and takes 8h 32m.

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The distance between South District and Chiang Rai is 2196 km.

It takes approximately 8h 32m to get from South District to Chiang Rai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Taichung Airport to Chiang Rai Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Mandarin Airlines and Hong Kong Express offer flights from Taichung Airport to Chiang Rai Airport.

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There are 293+ hotels available in Chiang Rai. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South District to Taichung Airport is to bus which takes 41m and costs $1 - $3.

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Map of how to get from South District to Chiang Rai.
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  • Distance: 1372.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 32m

What companies run services between South District, Taiwan and Chiang Rai, Thailand?

Hong Kong Express and Mandarin Airlines fly from South District to Chiang Rai once daily.

Airlines
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Rai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Macau
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Tan Son Nhat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,400
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Tan Son Nhat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Rai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Taichung to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Taiwan Taoyuan to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Train operators
Taiwan High Speed Rail
Phone
4266-3000
Website
thsrc.com.tw
Train from Taichung to Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
thsrc.com.tw
Book at
klook.com
Non-Reserved
$16 - $18
Standard
$16 - $19
Business
$30
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Ferry operators
Cosco Shipping Lines
Website
coscotw.com.tw
Car ferry from Taichung Harbor to Xiamen Port
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
coscotw.com.tw

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