Bus from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai has gained the reputation of becoming one of the popular tourist routes in Thailand. Many backpackers and travelers from Asia and Western countries like to visit and explore the mystery of the Golden Triangle in Chiang Rai after visiting ancient Sukhothai Historical Park. The Golden Triangle is a famous tourist hotspot where Mekong River forms the border to separate Thailand, Myanmar, and Laos.
Bus is the most common option of transport to travel between the two cities. With the direct bus service from Sukhothai to Bangkok, passengers could save their effort to drive to Chiang Rai.
Duration for bus from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai takes about 6 hours. The bus travelling duration is depending on the weather and traffic condition.
The route distance from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai is about 400.6km.
Sukhothai Wintour is the only transport service provider offering bus service from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai. The bus from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai provided by Sukhothai Wintour has a total of up to 2 daily departures. The bus schedules are at 6:40 am and 9:00 am daily. Passengers are advised to book online in advance to avoid disappointment due to less daily bus service trip.
The bus ticket price from Sukhothai to Chiang Rai is reasonably charged at THB326 for the P2 bus type. P2 coach type has no toilet on board but passengers do not have to worry about it. That is because the driver would have a stopover for passengers’ toilet breaks.
The boarding point in Sukhothai is located at Sukhothai Bus Terminal.
Upon arriving at Chiang Rai, the bus service will terminate either at Chiang Rai Bus Terminal 2 or Mar Fah Luang University. From there, passengers can take local transport services such as songthaew and tuk-tuk to your next destination.
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.