Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai

Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai

Other Options

Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai Schedule

Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Thai Smile Economy 08:30 - 09:40€ 121.95
Sombat Tour Express 30 10:15 - 23:15฿ 811
Thai Airways Economy 13:10 - 20:20€ 147.65
Thai Smile Economy #WE4515:40 - 16:40$ 100.51
Thai Airways Economy 17:10 - 09:55฿ 5,544
Sombat Tour Express 44 19:30 - 08:30$ 21.62
Thai Airways Economy 20:30 - 09:55฿ 5,544

Transportation from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai

Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai Destination Reviews

JL
Trip was very comfortable. The bus left on time but sadly the bus broke down about an hour away from my destination. We had to wait for an hour and a half for another bus to come pick us up.
Bus Express 30, Sombat Tour (บริษัท เทพสมบัติ จำกัด), Sep 5, 2022
4.4
2 customer reviews
5
0%
4
0%
3
100%
2
0%
1
0%

How to get from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai

When you want to get from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 155.42. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 23.38.

How far is Khon Kaen from Chiang Rai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai. Your trip will be a total of 3083 miles (4959 km). The flying distance is 3083 miles (4959 km).

How long does it take to get from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai?

The travel time from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 6 to 26 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai?

The cost of the trip from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sombat Tour (บริษัท เทพสมบัติ จำกัด): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 23.38 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 155.42.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai:

  • Bus tickets - USD 23.39 to USD 23.39;
  • flight price: USD 87.95 - USD 155.43. From Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai starting from 08:30 Khon Kaen Airport until 12:45 Khon Kaen Airport

How many trips per day are there between Khon Kaen and Chiang Rai?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • 4 by flight from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai starting from 08:30 Khon Kaen Airport until 12:45 Khon Kaen Airport
  • Buses start plying the route from 10:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 19:30. There are 2 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Khon Kaen to Chiang Rai? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.