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There are many international airports in Thailand within comfortable traveling distance to the event venue, including Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) and Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX).
Suvarnabhumi International Airport Bangkok (BKK) is the main air gateway into Thailand. It serves more than 50 international airlines.
Bangkok to Chiang Mai
There are 4 ways to get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai by plane, car, bus, or train.
By Plane : Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. Flight time is approx 1:30 hrs. Airlines flying from Bangkok to Chiang Mai are Bangkok Air, Nok Air, Thai AirAsia, Thai Airways, Thai Lion Air, Thai Smile, Thai Vietjet
By Car : Traveling by car from Bangkok to Chiang Mai take about 9 hours, 700 kilometers.
By Train : The State Railway of Thailand Click here.
Chiang Mai to Doi Inthanon
Doi Inthanon National Park Headquarter is the venue of Doi Inthanon Thailand by UTMB®, the expo, bib collection, start and finish line. It is around 90 kilometers or 1:30 hrs. from Chiang Mai Airport (CNX).
- Rent A Car At the airport, there are several vehicle rental services, local and international brands. Well known international providers include :
- Public transportation :
• Public van direct to Doi Inthanon - price 200 baht/trip To Doi Inthanon at 7:00, 12:30 From Doi Inthanon at 9:30, 15:00 For reservation, please call 084 222 3478, 083 325 4965 Facebook.
- Event van :
Event van for runners, friends and family from Central Airport Department Store & Chiang Mai Airport direct to Doi Inthanon National Park Headquarter (Race Venue) - price 400 baht/trip during Thu8-Mon12 December 2022. Reservation online at the organizer's website. Please see “Shuttle Service”