$47 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Chiang Mai. This flight is from Mae Hong Son and is 90% cheaper than most flights to Chiang Mai. To find the cheapest price to Chiang Mai from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Chiang Mai from United States is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around $672, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Chiang Mai during the month of March, then departing from United States during the month April is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $672.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 48 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Chiang Mai. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $847. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Chiang Mai outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Chiang Mai for $617.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to Chiang Mai is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $744. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Wednesday because tickets tend to average around $835. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Chiang Mai.
Flying to Chiang Mai from United States in the afternoon is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $553 when looking at flights departing in the afternoon. Flights to Chiang Mai are more costly in the morning, with an average ticket price of $847. Departure times in the morning fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
Users planning a flight to Chiang Mai during the months of May, June, or July should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in Chiang Mai even when it's raining, though. While in Chiang Mai you will find Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center nearby which is a great museum to visit when you’re looking for things to do indoors. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centers in the area, like Chiang Mai Night Bazaar.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Chiang Mai area find that parks like Doi Inthanon National Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Chiang Mai in January or December.
Lampang Airport, Pai Airport, Mae Hong Son Airport, Phrae Airport or Chiang Rai Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Chiang Mai.
The cheapest airport near Chiang Mai is typically Pai Airport with an average price of $144/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Thailand travel restrictions include travel to Chiang Mai. Entry restrictions
Thailand has restricted the entry of foreign nationals except those in the following categories: • Diplomats, people belonging to International Organizations, or government representatives performing duties in Thailand, or who have permission from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. •Family members of the above. •Work permit holders or those who have already been granted permission from the Thai government to work in Thailand or have the Certificate of Residence and a valid re-entry permit. •Family members of the above. •Spouses, children or parents of Thai nationals. •People seeking medical treatment in Thailand (except treatment for COVID-19), or who are caring for someone seeking medical treatment in Thailand. •International students studying in Thailand, or their parents/guardians •People with a special exemption authorized by the Prime Minister or Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs. •Airline pilots and crew members with a fixed travel schedule. •Cargo transporters (must leave the country immediately after their mission is completed). •Holders of foreigners work permit (WP3) and/or BOI certificate. People in this category should contact their local Royal Thai Embassy or consulate for a permit to travel to Thailand. The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) will arrange seats aboard repatriation flights for eligible passengers. Eligible travelers wishing to travel to Thailand should apply for permission to travel via the Royal Thai Government’s online platform.Entry requirements
Certain categories of foreigners arriving in Thailand will be tested for COVID-19 on entry.Quarantine requirements
All travelers to Thailand are required to complete 14 days quarantine at a State Quarantine or Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) facility.All other info
Travelers may be required to download the Thai Chana COVID-19 tracking app on arrival in Thailand.If you are planning to travel to Chiang Mai at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.