Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen is the one of the popular routes in Chiang Mai, especially for those locals and foreigners to arrive at Khon Kaen for transferring bus to other cities in Isan region. Khon Kaen being the major hub of transport in the Isan region serves as the major transportation hub for Isan region.
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Train does not serve Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen. For those who have visited Chiang Mai and plan to go Isan region can either take bus or flight only.
Because of the expensive flight ticket, bus is always the preferred option by locals and foreigners to travel from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen. Besides a few schedules in the morning, most other Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen bus departures are schedule in the evening. Evening bus is favoured because travellers could save their precious day time.
Duration for bus from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen is about 10-11 hours.
The route distance from Chiang to Khon Kaen is 650km.
The bus ticket from Chiang Mai to Khon Kaen is reasonably charged in the region of THB572 to THB601 depending on the bus operator.
The boarding point in Chiang Mai is located at Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal.
The arrival point in Khon Kaen is at Khon Kaen-Bus Terminal.
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.
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.