Directions from Surin to Chiang Mai

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Recommended option

Taxi to Buri Ram, fly to Chiang Mai  •  5 h 6 min

  1. BFV - CNX

$93 - $131

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  13 h 30 min

$20 - $25

4 alternative options

Train to Ubon, fly to Chiang Mai  •  7 h 6 min

  1. UBP - CNX

$57 - $257

Taxi to Buri Ram, fly to Lampang, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. BFV - LPT

$78 - $262

Train  •  19 h 18 min

  1. 136 Ubon Ratchathani - Hua Lamphong - Class II Fan / ...
  2. 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$24 - $89

Drive  •  12 h 55 min

  1. 536.6 miles

$75 - $110

What companies run services between Surin, Thailand and Chiang Mai, Thailand?

You can take a train from Surin to Chiang Mai via Don Mueang in around 19 h 18 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Krabi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Khon Kaen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Buri Ram to Chiang Mai via Don Muang, Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai via Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Flights from Buri Ram to Lampang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Ubon to Chiang Mai via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surin to Ubon Ratchathani
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Surin to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$4 - $8
2nd Class (Seat)
$11 - $15
2nd Class (Berth)
$20 - $27
1st Class (Berth)
$30 - $40
Train from Don Mueang to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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
Bus operators
Greenbus Thailand
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
Night bus from Surin to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Other operators
Taxi from Surin to Buri Ram
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Estimated price
$17 - $20

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Surin and Chiang Mai is 647 km. The road distance is 859 km.

The cheapest way to get from Surin to Chiang Mai is to night bus which costs ฿650 - ฿800 and takes 13 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Surin to Chiang Mai is to taxi and fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs ฿2900 - ฿4200.

No, there is no direct train from Surin to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Surin and arriving at Chiang Mai via Don Mueang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 18 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Surin and arriving at Chiang Mai. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Surin to Chiang Mai, including transfers.