How far is Chiang Rai from Bangkok?

The distance between Bangkok (Don Mueang International Airport) and Chiang Rai (Chiang Rai International Airport) is 418 miles / 673 kilometers / 363 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Bangkok (DMK) to Chiang Rai (CEI) is 510 miles / 821 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 51 minutes.

418
Miles
673
Kilometers
363
Nautical miles
1 h 17 min

Distance from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Bangkok to Chiang Rai. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 418.084 miles
• 672.841 kilometers
• 363.305 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 420.036 miles
• 675.982 kilometers
• 365.001 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Bangkok to Chiang Rai?

The estimated flight time from Don Mueang International Airport to Chiang Rai International Airport is 1 hour and 17 minutes.

Flight carbon footprint between Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) and Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI)

On average, flying from Bangkok to Chiang Rai generates about 87 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 87 kilograms equals 191 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bangkok to Chiang Rai

See the map of the shortest flight path between Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) and Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI).

Airport information

Origin Don Mueang International Airport
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand
IATA Code: DMK
ICAO Code: VTBD
Coordinates: 13°54′45″N, 100°36′25″E
Destination Chiang Rai International Airport
City: Chiang Rai
Country: Thailand
IATA Code: CEI
ICAO Code: VTCT
Coordinates: 19°57′8″N, 99°52′58″E