There are 9 ways to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai by train, plane, bus, night train 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.

Recommended option

Train to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai  •  5 h 26 min

  1. DMK - CNX

$35 - $143

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  15 h 42 min

  1. 72 Sikhoraphum - Hua Lamphong - Class III AC / ...
  2. 13 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II Sleeper AC / ...

$22 - $82

7 alternative options

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  6 h 21 min

  1. BKK - CNX

$41 - $155

Train to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. DMK - LPT

$44 - $224

Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Lampang, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. BKK - LPT

$61 - $266

Minivan, bus Sombat Tour  •  12 h 54 min

$28 - $38

Train  •  13 h 2 min

$28 - $109

Minivan, bus The Transport Company  •  13 h 54 min

$30 - $39

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. 404 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Pak Chong, Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit Terminal and Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal in around 12 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai via Phachi and Lopburi in around 13 h 2 min.

Airlines
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 Suvarnabhumi to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
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
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Lampang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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
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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pak Chong to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Pak Chong to Lak Si
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Train from Pak Chong to Phachi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Phachi to Lopburi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Lopburi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Night train from Don Mueang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
12 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Pakchong Carrent 2009
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Pak Chong to Bangkok Mochit Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$15
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pak Chong and Chiang Mai is 523 km. The road distance is 646 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is to Minivan and bus which costs ฿850 - ฿1300 and takes 12 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is to train and fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs ฿1100 - ฿4700.

No, there is no direct train from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Pak Chong and arriving at Chiang Mai via Phachi and Lopburi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 2 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Pak Chong and arriving at Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai, including transfers.