There are 4 ways to get from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai by ferry, bus, taxi or car

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Public Boat  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the Public Boat from Boat Landing Thaton to Ruam Mit Village

$11

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Bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from ร.ร.บ้านท่าตอน Ban Thaton School to ฝั่งตรงข้ามตลาดแม่มาลัย Opposite Mae Malai Market Tt
  2. Take the bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai 166 / ...

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai 55.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai 55.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai. However, there are services departing from ร.ร.บ้านท่าตอน Ban Thaton School and arriving at เชียงราย Chiang Rai via ฝั่งตรงข้ามตลาดแม่มาลัย Opposite Mae Malai Market, Waroros Market and เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Boat Landing Thaton and arriving at Ruam Mit Village. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tha Ton and Chiang Rai is 52 km. The road distance is 88.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai without a car is to Public Boat which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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The Public Boat from Boat Landing Thaton to Ruam Mit Village takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Tha Ton to Chiang Rai bus services, operated by Yanyon Nakorn Chiang Mai, depart from ร.ร.บ้านท่าตอน Ban Thaton School station.

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Tha Ton to Chiang Rai bus services, operated by Greenbus Thailand, arrive at เชียงราย Chiang Rai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tha Ton to Chiang Rai is 88 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Tha Ton 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 Tha Ton to Chiang Rai.
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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Tha Ton, Thailand and Chiang Rai, Thailand?

You can take a bus from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai via ฝั่งตรงข้ามตลาดแม่มาลัย Opposite Mae Malai Market, ห้างทองโอ้วจินเฮง Ao Jin Heng Gold Shop, Waroros Market, Chiang Mai Terminal 2, and เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai in around 8 h 7 min.

Bus operators
Yanyon Nakorn Chiang Mai
Phone
053-456480
Website
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Bus from ร.ร.บ้านท่าตอน Ban Thaton School to ฝั่งตรงข้ามตลาดแม่มาลัย Opposite Mae Malai Market
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Greenbus Thailand
Website
greenbusthailand.com
Bus from เชียงใหม่ Chaing Mai to เชียงราย Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
greenbusthailand.com
Ferry operators
Public Boat
Ferry from Boat Landing Thaton to Ruam Mit Village
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Other operators
Taxi from Tha Ton to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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