By Rail: Trains depart from Hua Lamphong (Bangkok's Railway Station), Visitors to Thailand can reach there easily by MRTA Subway, to anywhere around the kingdom of Thailand daily. State Railway of Thailand provides passengers several classes for you to travel Chiang Mai, the northern provinces of Thailand. For more information call Hua Lamphong (Bangkok's Railway Station) tel:0-2223-7010, 0-2223-7020, or 1690 for more details; otherwise, See SRT Route, See SRT Map and Station of SRT in Northern Line. Visitors to Thailand should pay more attention that we abbreviated State Railway of Thailand to SRT.
By Private Car: From Bangkok driving along national highway #1 (Phahol Yothin Road). Then turn to highway #32 (Asia Route) at Wang Noi district of Phra Na Khon Si Ayuddhaya province driving through Ang Thong province, Nakhon Sa Wan province respectively. After that alter to use highway #117 going ahead to Phitsanulok province. Then turn to drive highway #11 so far as passing Lampang and Lampoon provinces from there reaching Chiang Mai. Total distance is 695 kilometers. By the way, you can drive another route from Nakhon Sa Wan province by still gearing the highway #1 then passing Kamphaeng Phet, Tak, Lampang and lastly Lampoon provinces from there you will reach to Chaing Mai. This route estimates 696 kilometers.