In general, June is the cheapest month to fly from Australia to Chiang Rai. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $832. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of June, then book flights to Chiang Rai from Australia during October instead. Flights to Chiang Rai in October, while not as cheap as those in June, still average around $914.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Chiang Rai from Australia is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as $1,007. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Friday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Chiang Rai on Friday is $1,412.
Those flying to Chiang Rai could potentially find better pricing at Chiang Mai Airport (156 km from Chiang Rai city centre), Pai Airport (158 km from Chiang Rai city centre) or Nan Airport (158 km from Chiang Rai city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.
The cheapest airport near Chiang Rai is typically Chiang Rai Airport, with an average price of $64/person. These prices vary based on where travellers are coming from. It is suggested that travellers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
There may be other airlines that fly to Chiang Rai from Australia, but the most popular among our users are Thai Airways and Qantas Airways. These airlines should offer flights to Chiang Rai on a routine basis if you’re flying from one of the more popular airports in Australia.