Bangkok to Chiang Rai Bus Tickets

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Please ensure that you bring along your ID to travel. Passengers who fail to present ID would be denied from boarding.

Estimated Trip Duration is 11hour(s)
Note : Bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai include Express bus,VIP Bus

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Bangkok to Chiang Rai Bus Schedule and Bus Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus No.of Trip Depart Day Fare From
Bangkok Busline 17:30 20:30 3 M T W T F S S  THB 590.00
Budsarakam Tour 17:30 17:30 3 M T W T F S S  THB 674.00
Sombat Tour 07:00 20:30 55 M T W T F S S  THB 558.00
Tara Tour and Travel 16:00 16:00 1 M T W T F S S  THB 850.00

Bangkok to Chiang Rai Bus Trip Summary

Distance

794 km

Avg Duration

-

No.of Operator

4

Total Trip

62

Popular Bus Company from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai is one of the favourite bus routes for locals and tourists. Chiang Rai is a popular tourist destination in Thailand. The famous Golden Triangle in Chiang Rai is a must-visit attraction. It’s an area where Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar collide with Mekong River dividing the borders of Thailand and Laos.

How to Get from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Many locals and tourists prefer to take bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai.

There is no direct train service from Bangkok to Chiang Rai and the closest train station to Chiang Rai is at Chiang Mai.

Meanwhile, flight is much more expensive unless you are able to buy few months ahead during promotion. Usually one way flight budget airline ticket is in the range of THB 1,500 to THB 2,500

How Long is the Journey to get from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Duration for bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai takes about 11-12 hours for overnight bus.

The trick for taking bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai is to take the overnight bus, so that you do not spend so much time on the road. The bus will have a few stops for food and toilet for passengers.

How Far is Bangkok to Chiang Rai

The route distance between Bangkok and Chiang Rai is about 795 km.

Bus Operator for Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Bangkok Busline, Indra Tour, Budsarakam Tour and Nakhonchai Air are the few bus operators who provide the bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai.

Bus service from Bangkok to Chiang Rai is very frequent and runs from 9.30 am until 20:30 pm. Please note that there is no afternoon bus service available from Bangkok to Chiang Rai.

How much is the Bus Fare from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

Bus fare from Bangkok to Chiang Rai is reasonably priced in the range of THB 689 to THB 760.

Where is the Boarding Point in Bangkok

Most of the boarding point in Bangkok is located at Bangkok Bus Terminal (Morchit 2).

Meanwhile, the boarding point for Nakhonchai Air bus is located at their own terminal, Nakhonchaiair Bus Station(Bangkok).

Where is the Arrival Point in Chiang Rai

The arrival points in Chiang Rai is located at Chiang Rai Bus Terminal.

How do I Book Bus Service from Bangkok to Chiang Rai?

You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you would rather not do that, you can visit www.busonlineticket.co.th and book your seat within 5 minutes.

How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Thailand?

You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Thailand by logging on to the official website of BusOnlineTicket which is https://www.busonlineticket.co.th/. The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.