A beautiful view from within central Chiang Rai-mobile

How to get from
Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai

Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai Trip Overview

Distance247 km (154.4 miles)
Price range$47-$48
Ride Duration Range19h-19h 30m
Earliest Departure09:00
Latest Departure09:00

Find up-to-date information on departure times, schedules, and prices so you can easily compare and book your tickets.

Travel Schedule Options from Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai



























































































Taking a bus from Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai

Fastest bus: 19h

Cheapest bus: $47

The fastest: 19h

The cheapest: $47

Pros

Luggage allowance

Air conditioned cabin

Makes rest stops on the way

Free hotel pick up in Luang Prabang

Cons

Long journey

No other transport options

Clunky, required border process

Oftentimes non refundable

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

WC

Food

Reclining Seats

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

Food

A beautiful view from within central Chiang Rai

About the ride from Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai

Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai Route Information

The distance between Luang Prabang and Chiang Rai is 154 miles, or approximately 247 kilometers.

There are 2 ways to get from Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai, including bus,minivan.

The earliest departure leaves at 09:00 and has a duration of 19 hours 30 minutes.

The fastest way to travel is by bus, which takes approximately 19 hours.

Depending on how you choose to travel, the following amenities are available: .

Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai by bus

  • Starting Price: $47
  • 5 departures a day, or 35 departures a week

The only travel class available is Sleeping.

Each bus ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai by minivan

    The only travel class available is Standard.

    Each minivan ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

    Companies Operating from Luang Prabang to Chiang Rai

    Average time

    19h 30m

    Average price

    $48

    (33)

    Average time

    19h

    Average price

    $47

    Popular stations and stops in Luang Prabang and Chiang Rai

    Departure stations in Luang Prabang

    Lokprasert Bus Station (Northern Bus station)

    Slow Boat Terminal

    Laos Group, Luang Prabang

    Arrival stations in Chiang Rai

    Chiang Rai Bus Terminal 1

    Chiang Rai - Any hotel

    Bus Terminal 2 Chiang Rai

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