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asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    The price for luggage storage near Chiang Mai Bus Station starts from just THB 100.00/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    There are multiple locations in the Chiang Mai Bus Station area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near International Check In Counter, Royal Orchid Lounge, and Gate 4 (ประตู 4) and all over Chiang Mai.

  • Is it safe to store your bags near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near Chiang Mai Bus Station.

  • Are there storage lockers near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the Chiang Mai Bus Station area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby Chiang Mai Bus Station and in the broader Chiang Mai area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.

  • Where are the best hotel accommodations near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near Chiang Mai Bus Station are U Nimman Chiang Mai, Eastin Tan Hotel Chiang Mai (โรงแรมอีสติน ตัน เชียงใหม่), and Travelodge. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near Chiang Mai Bus Station are Alexa, Le Light House Hostel, and Green Tiger House.

  • Where are the best restaurants near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    The most popular restaurants to visit when near Chiang Mai Bus Station are Central Chiangmai (เซ็นทรัล เชียงใหม่), Central Chiangmai Airport (เซ็นทรัล เชียงใหม่ แอร์พอร์ต), and Jok Sompet (โจ๊กสมเพชร).

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions near Chiang Mai Bus Station?

    Check out the nearby Buak Haat Public Park (สวนสาธารณะหนองบวกหาด), ลานสุขภาพเทศบาลสันทรายหลวง, and Royal Park Rajapruek (อุทยานหลวงราชพฤกษ์).


About the station

The bus station is unlikely to be a highlight of anybody's trip to Thailand. However, this important piece of local transportation infrastructure is the gateway to Chiang Mai and everything it offers for thousands of travelers every year.

Situated in the heart of Northern Thailand's cultural epicenter, the Chiang Mai Bus Station serves as a bustling gateway for travelers eager to explore the rich mosaic of Lanna history and the serene landscapes that surround this ancient city. Officially known as Arcade Bus Terminal, this hub connects Chiang Mai to the far reaches of Thailand, offering routes that stretch from the busy streets of Bangkok to the tranquil hills of the Golden Triangle.

The station itself is a microcosm of Chiang Mai's charming blend of old and new. Modern amenities and organized ticket counters stand in contrast to the array of local food vendors selling aromatic Thai dishes and sweet treats, providing a warm welcome to weary travelers. The air is filled with a cacophony of sounds: the humming of local and long-distance buses pulling in and out, the gentle murmur of Thai and languages from around the world, and the occasional melody of a local musician adding a soundtrack to the hustle and bustle.

From here, you can embark on a journey to the mountainous sanctuaries of Doi Suthep, venture into the colorful chaos of the Night Bazaar, or simply soak in the laid-back atmosphere of the Old City. Chiang Mai Bus Station is more than just a transit point; it's the beginning of countless stories waiting to unfold.

Is there luggage storage at Chiang Mai Bus Station?

There are no dedicated luggage storage facilities at the bus station itself. However, you won't need to go far from the Chiang Mai Bus Terminal at all to find a place to leave your things.

Bounce partners with local businesses close to Arcade Bus Station and throughout the city it serves. Bounce allows you to find local shops, restaurants, and hotels that can store your bags for anything from a few hours to an entire day to days at the time while you explore Chiang Mai. Our convenient locations make it simple to find left luggage storage just about anywhere.

How do I find a place to store luggage in Chiang Mai?

The easiest way to find a place to store luggage near Chiang Mai is to download the Bounce app. Our app lets you check the opening hours of our locations, find the perfect partner for you, and book online with no hidden fees.

We can store any size of bags for as long as you need, so book luggage storage with Bounce to make your Thailand trip a breeze.

Is there luggage storage at Chaing Mai Airport?

Chiang Mai International Airport offers luggage storage in the form of lockers. However, these lockers often fill up, especially at busy times. Luckily, Bounce is always there to help you find a safe and convenient place to leave your things.

How long can I store luggage in Chiang Mai?

How long you can store luggage for depends on who you choose to store luggage with. Luckily, Bounce offers convenient luggage storage locations that can store things for as long as you need while you enjoy this bustling city. Whether you just need to drop off a backpack for a few hours or store heavy bags for days at a time, our convenient locations make it easy to get to grips with Chiang Mai and other cities in northern Thailand.

Things to do near Chiang Mai Bus Station

Warorot Market (Kad Luang)

Just a short ride from the bus station, Warorot Market offers a vivid glimpse into local life. This is one of many bustling markets filled with delicious food you'll find in the city, and is perfect for sampling street food, buying handicrafts, and soaking in the vibrant atmosphere. You can easily spend a few hours wandering through its colorful stalls, which offer everything from textiles to traditional snacks.

Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center

A quick bus hop away, this museum is a must-visit for history buffs. Officially opened in 1999, the center is housed in a building that was originally constructed in 1924 as an administrative center. It provides a comprehensive overview of the region's cultural heritage through well-curated exhibits. Some of the specific exhibits include an overview of "Chiang Mai Today," insights into the area's prehistory, the construction of the city based on astrological and religious beliefs, and "Life Along The Ping River," which illustrates the traditional Lanna lifestyle.

City Arts & Cultural Center bag policy

Small bags are allowed inside, but larger backpacks must be stored in lockers at the entrance.

Buak Hard Public Park

This serene park is an ideal spot for a leisurely afternoon. Located within a 10-minute drive from the bus station, Buak Hard offers lush greenery, a small lake, and plenty of space for picnics or simply unwinding amidst nature.

Take a cooking class

Numerous cooking schools around the bus station area offer the chance to learn about Thai cuisine first-hand. Classes typically include a market tour to purchase ingredients, followed by a hands-on lesson in crafting authentic Thai dishes - an enriching way to spend your day near the bus station. Plus, you get to take your new skills home with you!

Airport travel from Chiang Mai Bus Station

Chiang Mai Airport to Chiang Mai Bus Station

The city's airport is not far from the bus station or, for that matter, the train station and the heart of the city. The easiest way to get from the airport to the bus station is by taking a taxi, which will only take around 15 minutes and costs about five dollars.

However, you can also take bus R3 to Waroros Market, then take bus R1 to the bus terminal. This will take closer to an hour, so while it is cheaper, costing less than a dollar, it may not be worth the savings.

Getting around Chiang Mai from Chiang Mai bus station

Old City Temples

A journey into the spiritual heart of Chiang Mai isn't complete without exploring the ancient temples dotted around the Old City. Key sites include Wat Phra Singh, with its resplendent Lanna architecture, and Wat Chedi Luang, where a massive chedi in various states of glorious ruin rises dramatically into the skyline. These historic sites are about a 20-minute bus ride from the bus station, with fares typically around 20 THB. Visitors can immerse themselves in the tranquil ambiance of these sacred spaces, partake in a meditation session, or simply marvel at the intricate carvings and murals that narrate centuries-old Buddhist tales.

Chiang Mai Zoo

Chiang Mai Zoo, located approximately 30 minutes from the bus station by local bus or songthaew, offers a delightful escape to nature. The zoo is nestled at the foot of Doi Suthep and houses a fascinating array of animals from around the world, including the beloved pandas from China. The zoo's layout encourages walking through well-maintained paths that offer encounters with various habitats. Entry costs are reasonable, with transport fares ranging from 30-50 THB. It's a fantastic way for families to spend the day, as children can learn about wildlife conservation and the ecological importance of tropical species.

Nimmanhaemin Road

Nimmanhaemin Road, or 'Nimman,' is the vibrant heart of Chiang Mai's contemporary culture and style. This trendy area is just a 25-minute taxi ride from the bus station, with typical fares around 100 THB. Nimman is renowned for its boutique shopping, art galleries, and an array of dining options that offer everything from local Thai dishes to international cuisine. The street is also famous for its lively café culture, where visitors can sip locally sourced coffee. By night, Nimmanhaemin transforms into a bustling nightlife spot, with plenty of bars and clubs offering live music and entertainment.

Doi Suthep

For a truly enchanting experience, visit Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, a sacred temple that offers stunning views over Chiang Mai. The temple is perched on a mountainside and can be reached by a 45-minute bus ride from the station. The journey itself is scenic, winding through lush forest before arriving at the temple steps, which pilgrims and visitors can climb for a spiritual and physical journey. The combined round-trip fare and temple entrance typically cost under 100 THB, making this a budget-friendly option for experiencing one of Thailand's most revered sites and enjoying breathtaking panoramic views of the city and beyond.

Luggage storage near Chiang Mai Bus Station

While the bus station may not be high on your list of must-see destinations in the city, the Chiang Mai Bus Terminal does provide a useful way to explore not just this city but other fantastic locations nearby. Take advantage of Bounce Chiang Mai Bus Station luggage storage services to book luggage storage wherever you need it. We are the experts in storing luggage so that travelers can enjoy the city, and maybe even its main bus station.

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