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There are 7 ways to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Don Muang, fly to Chiang Mai  •  5 h 43 min

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

$35 - $142

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Bus  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Pak Chong to Nakhon Ratchasima
  2. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal

$16

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Train to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  7 h 11 min

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

$42 - $157

Train to Don Muang, fly to Lampang, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Chong 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 - $221

Train  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Pak Chong to Ayutthaya 136 Ubon Ratchathani - Hua Lamphong - Class II Fan / ...
  2. Take the train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$20 - $80

Minivan, bus  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the minivan from Pak Chong to Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal

$27 - $37

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai 404 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿526 and takes 14 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is to train and fly which costs ฿1100 - ฿4700 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Pak Chong and arriving at โรงเรียนยุพราชวิทยาลัย via Bangkok Mochit and สถานีขนส่ง Arcade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 18 min.

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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 Ayutthaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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The distance between Pak Chong and Chiang Mai is 523 km. The road distance is 646.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai without a car is to train which takes 12 h 57 min and costs ฿650 - ฿2700.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Pak Chong to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by , depart from Pak Chong station.

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Pak Chong to Chiang Mai train services, operated by State Railway of Thailand, depart from Pak Chong station.

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The best way to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is to train which takes 12 h 57 min and costs ฿650 - ฿2700. Alternatively, you can minivan and bus, which costs ฿850 - ฿1300 and takes 13 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 326.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai via Ayutthaya in around 12 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal, Bangkok Mochit, Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal, and สถานีขนส่ง Arcade in around 13 h 18 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 - $190
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
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 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 Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
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
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Pak Chong to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Pak Chong to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Pak Chong to Ayutthaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 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 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
Train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
Phone
0-5326-6480
Email
servicecenter@greenbusthailand.com
Website
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 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
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
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
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
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25
minivan
Bus from Pak Chong to Bangkok Mochit New Van Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
12go.asia
Prakit Yon
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Pak Chong to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Tour
Website
nakhonchaitour.net
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
nakhonchaitour.net

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Chiang Mai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Pak Chong to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, arrive at Chaing Mai Arcade Bus Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pak Chong to Chiang Mai is 646 km. It takes approximately 9 h 38 min to drive from Pak Chong to Chiang Mai.

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

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There are 2107+ hotels available in Chiang Mai. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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