There are 4 ways to get from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai by plane, night bus, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Tachilek, night bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Heho (HEH) to Tachilek (THL) HEH - THL
  2. Take the night bus from Mae Sai to Chiang Rai

$134 - $271

Cheapest option

Fly to Mong Hsat, drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Heho (HEH) to Mong Hsat (MOG) HEH - MOG
  2. Drive from Mong Hsat to Chiang Rai

$120 - $329

2 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  36 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunggyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon to Hpa-An
  3. Drive from Hpa-An to Maesod
  4. Take the bus from Maesod to Chiang Mai
  5. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai 619 / ...

Drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai 414.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai is to fly and night bus which costs $130 - $280 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Taunggyi and Chiang Rai is 307 km. The road distance is 663.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Taunggyi, Myanmar and Chiang Rai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Taunggyi to Chiang Rai. However, you can take the taxi to Heho airport, fly to Tachilek, take the drive to Mae Sai, then take the night bus to Chiang Rai. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Heho airport, fly to Mong Hsat, then take the drive to Chiang Rai.

Airlines
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Heho to Tachilek
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Heho to Mong Hsat
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Golden Myanmar
Website
gmairlines.com
Flights from Heho to Tachilek
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Heho to Tachilek
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Air KBZ
Flights from Heho to Tachilek
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Bus operators
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Night 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
JJ Express Bus
Website
jjexpress.net
Bus from Taunggyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
jjexpress.net
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Yangon to Hpa-An
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from Maesod to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com

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