Bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai

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What are the cheapest bus tickets for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route? Which bus is the quickest? Compare every bus company that serves the bus route from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai. Get all bus schedules with a single click!

Facts about the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route

Cheapest Bus$6.21
Fastest Bus3h 20m
Earliest Bus9:00 AM
Latest Bus3:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance99.7 miles
Bus CompaniesGreenBus, Bookaway, Nakhonchai
Are you searching for a bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including GreenBus, Bookaway or Nakhonchai. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Chiang Mai from Chiang Rai over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Chiang Mai, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Chiang Rai, as well as popular airport shuttles from Chiang Mai.

The cheapest bus routes from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai

Today
from $6.96
Tomorrow
12/09
12/10
12/11
from $6.21
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No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • GreenBus
    10:00 AM
    Chiang Rai
    Duration 3h 20m
    1:20 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$6.21
  • Bookaway
    1:00 PM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 45m
    4:45 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$7.07
  • Bookaway
    3:30 PM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 45m
    7:15 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$7.07
  • Bookaway
    3:30 PM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 20m
    6:50 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$10.87
  • Bookaway
    9:00 AM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 20m
    12:20 PM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$11.00

The cheapest carpooling offers from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai

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

  • Oriental Escape
    12:00 AM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 30m
    3:30 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$135.17
  • Tinnakorn
    12:00 AM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 30m
    3:30 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$158.84
  • Glassflower Travel and Transport Group
    12:00 AM
    Chiang Rai - Bus Terminal 1
    Duration 3h 30m
    3:30 AM
    Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
    from$171.26

What are the cheapest buses from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai but are currently out of service.
  • Nakhonchai
    2:15 PM
    Chiang Rai
    Duration 1h 30m
    3:45 PM
    Chiang Mai
    from$2.83
    Temporarily not available: last found 04/17/2021

Bus Chiang Rai Chiang Mai: Further Information

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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Nakhonchai offers the cheapest tickets at $2.83, while the fastest connection takes 3h 20m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
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You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Chiang Rai and arriving in Chiang Mai. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai!

Bus stops in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai

Stations
Chiang Mai - 8Adventures White Water Rafting
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Amora Tapae
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Arcade Bus Station
Kaeonawarat Rd , 50000  Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Baan Tawai Woodcarving Village
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Bai Chak
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Balloon Port
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Bhubing Palace
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Bus Terminal 1 (Chang Phueak Bus Terminal)
50200  Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Classic Home Cooking
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Doi Tao District Office
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Dusit Princess
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Holiday Garden Resort
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Let's Relax Spa
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Maesa Elephant Camp's Office
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Old City
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Phrao District Office
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Plaza Hotel
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Praisanee Road
Praisanee Rd , Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Provincial Land Transport Office
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Railway Station
50000  Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Recreational Chiang Mai Biking
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Samoeng Tai
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Saraphi
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Sunny Hostel
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Talad Warorot
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Tha Phae Gate Old City
Rachadamnoen Rd , 50200  Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Thai House
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Topper Tours
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)
Chiang Mai - Zoo
Chiang Mai  (Thailand)

Bus Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $6.21 and takes 1h 30m to get to Chiang Mai. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai bus route?

This route is connected by 3 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from $2.83 to $10.87. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Chiang Mai.

How many daily bus routes are available from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai on average?

Each day, the bus route from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai is offered by about 2 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route take?

Nakhonchai offers the quickest bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai, which can take 3h 20m. Tickets for this connection cost $2.83. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai?

For the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route, our search engine currently compares 5 direct bus connections with the following companies: GreenBus and Bookaway

When does the first trip depart for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route?

The earliest bus to Chiang Mai departs from Chiang Rai at 9:00 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route?

The latest bus trip from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai departs at 3:30 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route?

When taking the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as GreenBus, Bookaway and Nakhonchai. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Chiang Rai Chiang Mai bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai on your preferred travel date.

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