Passenger reviews out of total 45 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai
Travelling between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai is possible by bus. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you LAK 404,137 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere LAK 404,137.
How long does it take to get from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai?
It can take you anywhere between 20 and 20 hours to travel between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai depending on the means of transport you choose.
Bus is the fastest way to travel between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai. Bus will bring you to your destination in 20h. Bus does a much slower job and take about 20h to reach Chiang Mai.
How much does it cost to get from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai?
Travelling between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai can be as cheap as LAK 404,137 if you opt for a Naga Travel (นากา ทราเวล) bus and as expensive as LAK 404,137 if you buy a Naga Travel (นากา ทราเวล) Bus ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai ?
- 1 from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai starting from 18:00 Luang Prabang Naga Travel until 18:00 Luang Prabang Naga Travel
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Travelling from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Luang Prabang and Chiang Mai
Naga Travel (นากา ทราเวล)
What is the most popular transport to get from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 1000 opted for a bus