There are 3 ways to get from Pai to Chiang Rai by bus or car
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What companies run services between Pai, Thailand and Chiang Rai, Thailand?
You can take a bus from Pai to Chiang Rai via Chiang Mai and เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai in around 7 h 33 min.
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- $6 - $10
- Schedules at
Bus from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Pai and Chiang Rai is 158 km. The road distance is 311 km.
The cheapest way to get from Pai to Chiang Rai is to Mini Van and bus which costs ฿550 - ฿750 and takes 13 h 53 min.
The quickest way to get from Pai to Chiang Rai is to drive which takes 4 h 49 min and costs ฿850 - ฿1300.
No, there is no direct bus from Pai to Chiang Rai. However, there are services departing from Pai and arriving at เชียงราย Chiang Rai via เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.
It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to get from Pai to Chiang Rai, including transfers.