There are 2 ways to get from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai by bus or car

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Mae Sai to Chiang Rai 619 / ...

$1 - $4

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Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai 44.4 miles

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The distance between Tachilek Airport (THL) and Chiang Rai is 65 km. The road distance is 71 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai is 71 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai.

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There are 256+ hotels available in Chiang Rai. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai.
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  • Distance: 40.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Tachilek Airport (THL), Myanmar and Chiang Rai, Thailand?

Sombat Tour operates a bus from Tachilek Airport (THL) to Chiang Rai every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 56 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Mae Sai to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Star
$2
Super
$3
Supreme
$2 - $3
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from แม่สาย Maesai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Piya Chai Patthana
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Mae Sai to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Mae Sai to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com

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