There are 6 ways to get from Trat to Chiang Mai by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Trat (TDX) to Chiang Mai (CNX) TDX - CNX

$133 - $396

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Trat Bus Station to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal Bor Khor Sor 9908
  2. Take the train from Bang Sue to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$21 - $63

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Bus Sombat Tour  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Trat Bus Station to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal Bor Khor Sor 9908
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit to Chiang Mai

$22 - $37

Minivan, train  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Trat Bus Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Chiang Mai 7 Hua Lamphong - Chiang Mai - Class II AC / ...

$26 - $64

Bus Nakhonchai Air  •  18 h

  1. Take the bus from Trat to Rayong 638
  2. Take the bus from Rayong to Chiang Mai

$26 - $31

Drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Trat to Chiang Mai 617.7 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Trat to Chiang Mai is to bus which costs ฿700 - ฿1300 and takes 15 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trat to Chiang Mai is to fly which costs ฿4300 - ฿13000 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trat station to Chiang Mai. However, there are services departing from Trat Bus Station and arriving at Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 28 min.

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The distance between Trat and Chiang Mai is 820 km. The road distance is 988.4 km.

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The best way to get from Trat to Chiang Mai without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 28 min and costs ฿700 - ฿1300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Trat to Chiang Mai, including transfers.

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Trat to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Triple T, arrive at Trat Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Trat to Chiang Mai is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs ฿4300 - ฿13000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿700 - ฿1300 and takes 15 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Trat Airport to Chiang Mai Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Trat to Chiang Mai bus services, operated by Sombat Tour, arrive at Chiang Mai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trat to Chiang Mai is 988 km. It takes approximately 13 h 39 min to drive from Trat to Chiang Mai.

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Bangkok Airways offers flights from Trat Airport to Chiang Mai Airport.

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Map of how to get from Trat to Chiang Mai.
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  • Distance: 512.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

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

Bangkok Airways, Thai Smile and Thai Airways International fly from Trat to Chiang Mai every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trat to Chiang Mai via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and Bangkok Mochit in around 15 h 28 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Trat to Chiang Mai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
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)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 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)
$22 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Trat Bus Station to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
12go.asia
Bus from Trat Bus Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
12go.asia
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Bus from Trat to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Sombat Tour
Phone
+66 27921456
Website
sombattour.com
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
Bangkok Busline
Website
bangkokbusline.com
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
bangkokbusline.com
Book at
12go.asia
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Trat to Rayong
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Bus from Rayong to Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com

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