Mae Sai is a small pleasant town on the Thai border. Travellers going to Mae Sai can visit Tachileik town in Myanmar because Mae Sai town is one of the border crossing between Thailand and Myanmar.
Bus from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai is the only one and the most convenient ways to travel between the two places. There is no flight and train service available for this route.
Bus from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai will take approximately 5.5 hours.
The route distance is about 253 km.
Greenbus is the one and only bus company operating bus service from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai. Greebus is a popular bus operator provides comprehensive bus service in Thailand, especially bus service running within northern region of Thailand.
Greenbus provides up to 13 daily departures from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai. The first bus starts as early as morning 6:00am and the last bus is leaving at 5:00pm. In between, there are frequent bus schedules running from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai.
The bus ticket price from Chiang Mai to Mae Sai is charged reason a range of THB174 to THB347 depending on your selection of coach type.
The departure point in Chiang Mai is located at Chiang Mai Bus Station 3.
The arrival point in Mae Sai is located at Mae Sai Bus Terminal (Amphoe Mae Sai).
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.