Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

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Chiang Mai Bus Terminal
Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

Location: Amphoe Muaeng, Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

There are three bus terminals in Chiang Mai:

– Chiang Mai Bus Terminal 1 – for public transportation that run locally in Chiang Mai city and nearby districts within the province

– Chiang Mai Bus Terminal 2 & 3 – for long distance express buses going from and to Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai Bus Terminal 1 is known locally as Chang Phueak Bus Station. There is no bus in this bus station, only van and songthaew. You can also find van from Chiang Mai to Pai in this bus station. Chang Phueak Bus Station is located closer to the Old City Moat.

Meanwhile, Chiang Mai Bus Terminal for the long distance express buses are also called Chiang Mai Arcade Bus Terminal. These two bus terminals were built next to each other. However, they are located quite far (around 3km to the east) from the city center. Still, there are local bus services going from and to the city in the Arcade Bus Terminal for the convenience of the passengers.

Where is Chiang Mai Bus Terminal located?

Wat Ket, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand. See in Google Map »

Popular Bus Routes in Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

Passengers can buy Chiang Mai Bus Terminal online and book for a trip from or to Chiang Mai Bus Terminal at We have partnered with various operators to provide the most comprehensive online booking portal for our customers. You can check bus schedules, compare prices and book the tickets for buses departing from Bentong Bus Terminal and many other bus terminals and locations on our website.

Below are some of the popular Chiang Mai Bus Terminal bus routes available for online booking:

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How to Go to Chiang Mai Bus Terminal?

From the city center to the Arcade Bus Terminal might take around 15-20 minutes of driving, depends on the traffic condition. The cheapest way to go to the bus terminal is by songthaew, which is a red pickup truck that you can easily find around the city.

Another option is by taking tuk tuk. The cost might be higher compared to songthaew and it can only take maximum 2-4 person per tuk tuk. But the driver will take you directly to your destination.

Otherwise, you can take the taxi, which offers better safety and comfort. However, expect higher price compared to the other two options.

Whichever option you choose, remember to negotiate and agree for the price before you board. As for the taxi, choose a metered taxi.

✔️ Intercity Buses From and To Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

Below are the several operators that are offering bus routes and services that link Chiang Mai Bus Terminal with other town and cities in Thailand:

  • Chiang Mai ⇔ Phitsanulok: Sukhothai Wintour
  • Chiang Mai ⇔ Mae Kampong: Hot Springs Van
  • Chiang Mai ⇔ Nong Khai: Orsuksa Tour.
  • Chiang Mai Bus Terminal Contact Details

    BWat Ket, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50000

    Phone: N/A

    Amenities at Chiang Mai Bus Terminal

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    In Chiang Mai Bus Terminal, there are many facilities for the convenience of the passengers. There is a line of ticket counters which is easy for passengers to choose the bus company. The passengers also can buy drinks and food in a minimart at Chiang Mai Bus Terminal.

    There are charges to store your luggage at the Bangkok bus station, depends on the size and the duration. Take good care of your belongings while travelling and travel safe!

    For passengers planning to return to Chiang Mai after a short trip to neighbouring provinces, there is a luggage service just outside the main building of Arcade Bus Station 3, as you head out towards the bus platforms. Simply leave your luggage with this service for an overnight fee.

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How to buy a bus ticket from or to Chiang Mai Bus Terminal?

You can buy Bentong Bus Station bus ticket from the ticket counter at the bus terminal. The easier way is to book Chiang Mai Bus Terminal online ticket at

Do I need to register to book a Chiang Mai Bus Terminal?

No. But you are encouraged to register so you can earn loyalty points and redeem discounts for future booking. Members also get to enjoy the benefits of BOT GoFlexi and many other exclusive discounts.

Which bus company is available for online booking?

We have up to 100 operators available for booking. You can check the full list of bus operators on our website. Popular buses in Chiang Mai Bus Terminal include Transport Co Ltd (999), GreenBus, Thai Sriram Transport, Bangkok Busline and many more.

Which bus route is available for online booking?

We have more than 5,000 routes available for bus booking including bus between Thailand and Malaysia and bus between Thailand and Cambodia. You can book Chiang Mai Bus Terminal bus tickets to get to Bangkok, Chiang Rai, Nan and many more on our website. Check trip availability online now!

Do I need to print anything to board the bus if I booked the ticket online?

You can show the Booking Confirmation that we sent to your email to board the bus. Booking confirmation are mostly instant, if you have not receive your booking confirmation within 30 minutes, you can reach out to our customer service and contact us.

Are the ticket prices offered on same as the counter?

Most of the ticket prices available on our website are the same as the counter. However, we do charge a minimum amount of processing fee, although in most cases, processing fee is waived depending on the operator you choose.