Chang Puak Bus Station (sometimes referred to as terminal 1) is the local bus that services the Chiang Mai Province.
Not to be confused with Arcade Bus Station, Chiang Puak Bus Station is located just 600 metres north of the Chang Puak gate to the old city and can be reached with any red truck (songthaew) for just 20 THB.
Chang Puak Bus Station Schedule, Location & Map, Chiang Mai Thailand
There are two main types of transport departing the station which are the private (or VIP) air conditioned mini buses and the orange, fan only, government buses.
There is a ticket counter located in the centre of the terminal where you can purchase your tickets. There is no need to book far in advance, but during the peak seasons (November – February) tickets can sell out. Best to get there an hour early if possible.
There is a seating area located inside the terminal at both ends, although there aren’t that many seats for travellers. There are toilets which can be used for 3 THB and toilet paper must be purchased for a small cost. YOu can also find snacks and cold beverages for sale, although selection is limited.
You can get to the Chang Puak Bus Station by taking a red truck (songthaew) from anywhere in the old city for just 20 THB. Alternatively, if you are located close to the north gate, you can simply walk 600 metres up Changpuak Road.
|Chiang Mai - Bangkok ฿438 – ฿911 8h 40m|
|Chiang Mai - Bueng Kan ฿826 15h 10m|
|Chiang Mai - Chiang Rai ฿229 – ฿495 3h 5m|
|Chiang Mai - Kanchanaburi ฿619 – ฿919 12h|
|Chiang Mai - Khon Kaen ฿520 – ฿898 12h 50m|
|Chiang Mai - Loei ฿511 – ฿840 9h 40m|
|Chiang Mai - Louang Namtha ฿1,250 12h|
|Chiang Mai - Luang Prabang ฿1,499 20h|
|Chiang Mai - Mae Hong Son ฿245 – ฿495 2h 30m – 5h 40m|
|Chiang Mai - Mae Sot ฿390 5h 30m|
|Chiang Mai - Mahasarakham ฿667 14h 10m|
|Chiang Mai - Nakhon Phanom ฿840 15h 10m|
|Chiang Mai - Nan ฿297 – ฿587 5h 20m|
|Chiang Mai - Nong Bua Lamphu ฿840 10h 40m|
|Chiang Mai - Nong Khai ฿898 12h 10m|
|Chiang Mai - Oudomxay ฿1,349 15h|
|Chiang Mai - Pai ฿195 4h 20m|
|Chiang Mai - Phayao ฿211 – ฿321 2h 35m|
|Chiang Mai - Phetchabun ฿442 8h 30m|
|Chiang Mai - Phitsanulok ฿347 5h 30m|
|Chiang Mai - Phrae ฿233 – ฿366 3h 50m|
|Chiang Mai - Phuket ฿1,746 23h 30m|
|Chiang Mai - Roi Et ฿699 14h 50m|
|Chiang Mai - Sakhon Nakhon ฿763 13h 5m – 14h 5m|
|Chiang Mai - Ubon Ratchathani ฿840 14h 50m|
|Chiang Mai - Udonthani ฿630 – ฿840 11h 50m|