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Chiang Mai Airport

Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX)


The airport is situated two miles (4km) from Chiang Mai.

Getting to the city

The airport does not allow public tricycle and pick-up cars to enter the airport area; these can be accessed outside the airport boundaries. They are the cheapest transport option from the airport, but can be uncomfortably crowded with luggage. Taxis, limousines, and car rentals are the only form of transport available at the airport. Many hotels will arrange transport for guests with advance booking.


Local time is GMT +7.


Tel: +66 53 922 000.

Car rental

Car rental agencies at the airport include Hertz, Avis, and Thai Rent a Car.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available for travel to Chiang Mai from outside the airport; fares should be agreed in advance.


Facilities include currency exchange, lost and found, ATMs, business lounges, a sauna and spa, shopping, and dining options. There are limited facilities for disabled travellers; those with special needs should contact their airline in advance.


Parking is charged at about THB 20 for the first hour, THB 30 for two hours, and THB 40 for three hours, up to a daily limit of about THB 250.



The airport offers free wifi.

Chiang Mai Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.