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Facts about the bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

Cheapest Bus$13.69
Fastest Bus9h 10m
Earliest Bus5:40 AM
Latest Bus7:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance360.9 miles
Bus CompaniesTransport Co, The Transport Co. Ltd., Bangkok Busline, Thai Sriram, Budsarakham Tour, Lignite, Tara Tour and Travel, Sombat, 12Go Asia
Do you want to travel by bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Bangkok and arriving in Chiang Mai and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as Lignite. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Bangkok Chiang Mai bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Bangkok and Chiang Mai which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Chiang Mai, alternative destinations from Bangkok, and the most popular airport shuttles from Chiang Mai.

The cheapest bus routes from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

Today
from $16.60
Tomorrow
from $17.01
12/06
from $16.98
12/07
from $16.82
12/08
from $24.46
12/09
from $16.97

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Transport Co
    5:40 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 10h 0m
    3:40 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$13.69
  • The Transport Co. Ltd.
    5:40 AM
    Bangkok - Mo Chit Bus Terminal
    Duration 10h 0m
    3:40 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$17.04
  • Bangkok Busline
    6:00 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 10h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$19.21
  • Thai Sriram
    7:45 AM
    Bangkok - Krung Siam Tour
    Duration 12h 0m
    7:45 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$20.65
  • Budsarakham Tour
    7:30 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 10h 15m
    5:45 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$20.96
  • Lignite
    7:30 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 9h 30m
    5:00 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$22.29
  • Lignite
    7:00 PM
    Bangkok - Mo Chit Bus Terminal
    Duration 10h 0m
    5:00 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$23.75
  • Tara Tour and Travel
    7:00 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 11h 50m
    6:50 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$24.42
  • Sombat
    9:20 AM
    Bangkok - Chatuchak Bus Park
    Duration 10h 30m
    7:50 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$24.46
  • Sombat
    12:00 PM
    Bangkok - Chatuchak Bus Park
    Duration 10h 30m
    10:30 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$24.46
  • 12Go Asia
    7:15 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 12h 1m
    7:16 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$26.31
  • Tara Tour and Travel
    8:30 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 12h 0m
    8:30 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$26.40
  • 12Go Asia
    9:45 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 9h 10m
    6:55 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$29.90

The cheapest train connections from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Thai Railways
    6:45 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 12h 45m
    7:30 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$27.42
  • Thai Railways
    9:13 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 10h 17m
    7:30 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$29.14
  • Thai Railways
    8:30 AM
    Bangkok
    Duration 11h 0m
    7:30 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$29.40
  • Thai Railways
    1:45 PM
    Bangkok
    Duration 14h 20m
    4:05 AM
    Chiang Mai
    from$33.36

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • Glassflower Travel and Transport Group
    12:30 PM
    Bangkok - Any Hotel
    Duration 9h 0m
    9:30 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$393.14
  • Glassflower Travel and Transport Group
    3:00 PM
    Bangkok - Any Hotel
    Duration 9h 0m
    12:00 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$393.14
  • Glassflower Travel and Transport Group
    4:30 PM
    Bangkok - Any Hotel
    Duration 9h 0m
    1:30 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$393.14
  • Glassflower Travel and Transport Group
    12:00 AM
    Bangkok - Any Hotel
    Duration 9h 0m
    9:00 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$393.74

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Bus Bangkok to Chiang Mai: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set Bangkok as your place of departure and Chiang Mai as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Chiang Mai to Bangkok.
Are you traveling with other people? Then indicate how many passengers are joining you and start your search.
Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Bangkok to Chiang Mai and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Transport Co at $13.69, whereas the quickest connection takes 9h 10m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Bangkok Chiang Mai bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Bangkok to Chiang Mai!

Bus stops in Bangkok and Chiang Mai

Stations
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Kaeonawarat Rd , 50000 Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Praisanee Rd , Chiang Mai (Thailand)
50000 Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Rachadamnoen Rd , 50200 Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)
Chiang Mai (Thailand)

FAQs about the bus route Bangkok to Chiang Mai

How much does a Bangkok Chiang Mai bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $13.69 and takes 10h 0m to reach Chiang Mai. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $13.69 and $29.90. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Chiang Mai.

On average, how many connections are available from Bangkok to Chiang Mai each day?

Every day, the Bangkok Chiang Mai bus route is served by approximately 3 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Bangkok to Chiang Mai take?

The fastest bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai is offered by 12Go Asia and takes 9h 10m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $29.90. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?

The earliest bus arriving in Chiang Mai from Bangkok starts at 5:40 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?

The latest bus trip departing from Bangkok for Chiang Mai starts at 7:30 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Bangkok Chiang Mai route?

When traveling by bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, passengers can travel with Lignite. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, CheckMyBus currently compares 3 direct bus connections with the following companies: Lignite

What can I take with me on the Bangkok to Chiang Mai bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Bangkok Chiang Mai bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Bangkok Chiang Mai bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Bangkok to Chiang Mai on your planned travel date.

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