There are 7 ways to get from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) to Chiang Mai by bus, plane, train or car

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Recommended option

Public Van to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Chiang Mai  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the Public Van from Sucaht Market to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) BKK - CNX

$32 - $122

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$12 - $50

5 alternative options

Fly Don Muang to Chiang Mai  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Chiang Mai (CNX) DMK - CNX

$34 - $138

Public Van to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Lampang, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the Public Van from Sucaht Market to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Lampang (LPT) BKK - LPT
  3. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$51 - $233

Bus Thai Sriram Tour  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong to Chiang Mai Old City

$24

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ang Thong to Saraburi
  2. Take the bus from Saraburi to Chiang Mai

$19 - $26

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai 384.2 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿790 - ฿820 and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) to Chiang Mai is to fly which costs ฿1100 - ฿4700 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) and Chiang Mai is 521 km. The road distance is 614.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State) station to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Ayuthaya Station and arriving at Chiang Mai City Art & Cultural Center via Ang Thong, Saraburi and Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ayutthaya and arriving at Chiang Mai. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (State), Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

Thai Lion Mentari, Thai AirAsia and Nok Air fly from Bang Pa-in to Chiang Mai hourly. Alternatively, Thai Sriram Tour operates a bus from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai once daily. Tickets cost $21 and the journey takes 8 h 30 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
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $80
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
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 Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 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)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Sucaht Market to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Saraburi to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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
Greenbus Thailand
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
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
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Ayuthaya Tung Makam Yong to Chiang Mai Old City
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
thaisriram.com
bus
Bus from Ang Thong to Saraburi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2

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