How to go to Mae Hong Son by flight
Mae Hong Son is the perfect escape. Located 900 kilometres from Bangkok on the Northwest Thailand, it has relaxed atmosphere and a wealth of natural. Escape Bangkok and taking a flight to the nature.
When it comes to transportation, you have a few different options. Flying is the most expensive choice but also the fastest. Trains are time consuming but offer more flexibility for making other travel stops. Finally, buses are ideal if you’re on a tight budget and don’t mind sacrificing comfort.
A. From Bangkok
Direct flight to Mae Hong Son by Nok Air.
Only Nok Air operation direct flight fly from Bangkok [Don Mueang Airport] to Mae Hong Son Airport [HGN] on Wed, Fri and Sun.
B. From Chiang Mai
Connect flight from Chiang Mai to Mae Hong Son.
Non-stop 30 minute flights from Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) to Mae Hong Son Airport (HGN) are flown daily by Bangkok Airways.
Take a flight to Mae Hong Son for a quick, hassle-free travel option. If you’re willing to pay a steeper price, traveling by plane is the fastest route.
A flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai takes just 60 to 70 minutes. Even when you add on the time of getting to and from the airport, it’s much more expedient than a train or bus.
Choose an airline provider that suits your price range and departure location. The price of flying and length of the flight varies depending on the airline you choose.
Bangkok Airways and Thai Airways use Suvarnabhumi Airport.
How to get the best fare.
- Book your flight as soon as possible for a better price.
- Purchase your ticket as soon as possible for the best deal.
- You’ll have to pay a premium price if you book just a few days in advance.
- Booking early also gives you more time to plan your activities and coordinate your travels.
Ticket prices vary by season. The cheapest flights are around 1,000 THB, while the most expensive are 3000 THB and beyond. High tourist season is between October and February and around public holidays.