A handy guide of transport options to explore Chiang Mai.
Chiang Mai is a popular city in northern Thailand, renowned for its unique cuisine and fascinating culture. Temples light up the city, often used as a gateway to the jungles and their animal sanctuaries.
The currency of Thailand is the Thai Baht (THB), which is handy to have with you as outdoor markets tend to only accept cash.
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Who flies to Chiang Mai? Thai Airways, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, AirAsia, Bangkok Airways, Air China, Cathay Pacific, Sichuan Airlines, Korean Air, China Southern, China Eastern and SilkAir all have flights from Australia to Chiang Mai. All require a layover.
What are the closest airports to Chiang Mai? Chiang Mai International Airport serves all international and domestic flights.
What airport transfer options are available? Taxi booths are available in the arrivals hall with either metered or set fares, both amounting to approximately BHT150. Songthaews are a shared taxi found outside the arrivals hall and cost around BHT40. Tuk tuks are also available and can be bargained to BHT120. Many hotels provide transfers from the airport or you can book your own mini van or private transfer.