Chiang Mai to Busan flights from £165

Flights starting at £165. Choose between VietJet Air, Thai AirAsia, or Jin Air to find the best price.

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Chiang Mai CNXHo Chi Minh City SGNBusan PUS

VietJet Air

£165
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Chiang Mai CNXHo Chi Minh City SGNBusan PUS

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£172

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Travelers usually depart from Chiang Mai International, Chiang Mai Bus Station, or Chiang Mai Train Station when they travel from Chiang Mai to Busan. The distance between Chiang Mai and Busan is 3468 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VietJet Air, Thai AirAsia, Jin Air, Vietnam Airlines, and Nok Air. Chiang Mai and Busan have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Busan, consider visiting Yeong Island, and Geoje Island.

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Jeju Air on Mondays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

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VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
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Jin AirJNALJYes0
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Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYesNo
Nok AirNOKDDNoNo

South Korea COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Thailand can enter South Korea, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
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  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for South Korea
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result may be required
  • Re-entry permit is required for long-term foreign residents
  • Recommended pre-entry Q-code registration

Return

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for Thailand
  • Mandatory health insurance for travelers with a certain travel history

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Korea in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chiang Mai to Busan?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chiang Mai and Busan takes around 5.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chiang Mai and Busan?
The flight distance between Chiang Mai and Busan is 3468 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chiang Mai and Busan?
Several carriers operate flights between Chiang Mai and Busan. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Jeju Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chiang Mai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chiang Mai and Bangkok, Krabi, Phuket City, Udon Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, Ubon Ratchathani Province, Surat Thani Province, Pattaya, Ko Samui, Singapore, Hanoi, Hat Yai, Trang, Khon Kaen, Ho Chi Minh City, Ranong Province, Siem Reap, Tokyo, Chumphon Province, Seoul.
What are the most popular routes to and from Busan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Busan and Hong Kong, Bangkok, Taipei, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Manila, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Kaohsiung, Da Nang, Jeju City, Melbourne, Cairns, Angeles, Sydney, Osaka, Kota Kinabalu, Brisbane, Davao.
What airports are near Chiang Mai?
The main airport in Chiang Mai is Chiang Mai International. It is also served by Chiang Mai International, Chiang Rai International, Lampang, Phrae.
What airports are near Busan?
The main airport in Busan is Gimhae International. It is also served by Gimhae International, Daegu International, Gwangju, Cheongju International, Yeosu, Gunsan, Sacheon, Pohang, Ulsan.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chiang Mai and Busan?
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