Mae Sai is the border town busy with people crossing the border between Thailand and Myanmar. Locals and tourists in Mae Sai can visit Myanmar by crossing over to Tha Khi Lek, a border town in the Shan State of eastern Myanmar.
Bus from Sukhothai to Mae Sai is the best way to travel between the two popular tourist places. That is because bus is cheaper and bus seat is spacious than flight.
The journey for bus from Sukhothai to Mae Sai is around 8 hours, depending on road traffic and weather condition.
The route distance from Sukhothai to Mae Sai is about 503km.
Sukhothai Wintour is the one and only bus operator serving bus service from Sukhothai to Mae Sai. They provide only 2 daily departure at 6:40am and 9:00am. The coach deployed by Sukhothai Wintour for bus service from Sukhothai to Mae Sai is P2 coach type. Kindly note that P2 coach type has no toilet installed on board. However, passengers do not worry on this because driver would have a stopover along the journey for toilet break.
The bus fare for bus from Sukhothai to Mae Sai is charged reasonably at THB340.
The boarding point in Sukhothai is located at Sukhothai Bus Terminal. You can easily get to Sukhothai Bus Terminal via the local public transport such as tuk tuk and songthaew.
The arrival point in Mae Sai is located at Mae Sai Bus Terminal. From Mae Sai Bus Terminal, you can take public transport such as tuk tuk and songthaew to the Thai-Myanmar border bridge.
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.