There are 7 ways to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train, fly to Chiang Mai  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chiang Mai (CNX) KUL - CNX

$39 - $169

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Train, fly to Lampang, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Lampang (LPT) KUL - LPT
  3. Take the bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai

$60 - $251

Bus  •  35 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Chiang Mai

$53 - $77

Train  •  37 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai

$39 - $132

Train, night train  •  39 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the night train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai

$39 - $132

Bus, KTM Komuter  •  43 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Puchong Tesco to Alor Setar
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
  3. Take the bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Phayao
  5. Take the bus from พะเยา Payao to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai 198 / ...

Drive  •  28 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai 1347.1 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs RM 220 - RM 320 and takes 35 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai is to train and fly which costs RM 160 - RM 700 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Taipan and arriving at Chiang Mai via KL Sentral, Padang Besar and Hua Lamphong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 26 min.

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The distance between Subang Jaya and Chiang Mai is 1774 km. The road distance is 2155.3 km.

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The best way to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 27 min and costs RM 220 - RM 320.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from KL Sentral station.

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The best way to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai is to bus which takes 35 h 27 min and costs RM 220 - RM 320. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RM 160 - RM 550 and takes 37 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Chiang Mai Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Chiang Mai is 1 h behind Subang Jaya. It is currently 12:25 AM in Subang Jaya and 11:25 PM in Chiang Mai.

Map of how to get from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 1108.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Subang Jaya, Malaysia and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai via Bandar Tasik Selatan, Terminal Bersepadu Selatan, Hat Yai Bus Station, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, and Bangkok Mochit in around 35 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai via KL Sentral, Padang Besar, Padang Besar, and Hua Lamphong in around 37 h 26 min.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Phuket, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Phuket
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Phuket, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chiang Mai via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Lampang via Jakarta, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
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)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Alor Setar to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
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
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Lampang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from พะเยา Payao to เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
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
Bus from Bangkok Mochit to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$16
Super
$18
Supreme
$23 - $25
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Plusliner
bus
Bus from Padang Besar to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Piya Chai Patthana
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Hat Yai to Phayao
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
12go.asia

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Subang Jaya 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 Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai is 2155 km. It takes approximately 28 h 47 min to drive from Subang Jaya to Chiang Mai.

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AirAsia, Scoot Tigerair , SilkAir and five other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Chiang Mai Airport.

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There are 1928+ hotels available in Chiang Mai. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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