From Pai to Chiang Mai is one of the famous tourist routes in the North. Most of tourists prefer visiting Chiang Mai in winter, because the weather is chilled, and there are a lot of natural attractions, such as forests, rice terraces and the national parks.
Taking bus from Pai to Chiang Mai is only mode of public transportation to travel. Both tourists and locals from Pai take the bus service to travel and spend time on leisure weekend. There is no flight and train service for this route.
The duration from Pai to Chiang Mai is about 3 hours.
Distance from Pai to Chiang Mai is about 409 km.
Prempracha is the only bus operators serving bus from Pai to Chiang Mai.
For bus schedule, Prempracha provides hourly departures, from 7:00 am. to 5:00 pm.
The bus ticket price from Pai to Chiang Mai is charged around THB 150.
The boarding point in Pai is located at Nawa Khotchasan Road, Mae Hong Son.
The arrivals point in Chiang Mai is Chiang Mai Bus Terminal (Arcade).
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.