Chiang Mai is a city surrounded by mountains. The old city of Chiang Mai still remains of the city walls and the ancient moat that was once a cultural and religious center. Chiang Mai also has hundreds of elaborately designed Buddhist temples, such as Wat Phra Singh Woramahawihan and Chedi Luang Temple.
Most of people travel to Chiang Mai during Winter, December to January, seats will be fast full. Passengers should book tickets at least 1 week before the departure date to reserve seats.
Bus from Tak to Chiang Mai is the best way of transport to take a trip. Many people take bus services to go back to their hometown and travel from the West to the North. Taking bus services from Tak to Chiang Mai is the only way to travel, no trains or airlines are available for this route. Traveling by the bus is quite convenient and less expensive..
Duration required for bus is 3 hours and a half depending on the road traffic condition.
Distance from Tak to Chiang Mai is about 270km.
Indra Tour and GreenBus are bus operators offering buses from Tak to Chiang Mai. Indra Tour has 1 daily departure, at 1:00am. The bus type is P.1 that can accommodate up to 44 passengers. GreenBus has 4 daily departures, there are two serviced buses at 06:15 am. and two serviced buses at 10:00 am. The bus type is the VX-Class, which is air-conditioned bus, 4 seats standard coach / row, comfortable, TV in the cabin. Snacks and drinks will be served to all passengers. The bus has toilets on board.
Bus fare from Tak to Chiang Mai is reasonably priced in the range of THB 315 to THB 621.
The boarding point in Tak at Tak Bus Terminal.
The arrival point in Chiang Mai is located at Chiang Mai Bus Terminal (Arcade 3).
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.