Chiang Mai B2 Bus is a public bus service connecting Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX) with City Center and Chiang Mai Bus Station (Arcade Bus Terminal). Taking B2 Bus is the cheapest way for getting from the airport or bus station into Chiang Mai.
If you are planning to travel to Chiang Mai and exchange your money there, for getting the best exchange rate you need to know several things about money changers and currency exchange in Chiang Mai.
Super Rich is a famous brand when it comes to currency exchange in Thailand. As the original Super Rich and its best copy are operating mostly in Bangkok and expanding to other regions quite slowly, it didn’t take long for several new variations of Super Rich to be opened in Chiang Mai as well. Only one of them seems to be offering exchange rates close to the ones you can get in Bangkok and that company is called SuperRich Currency Trading Limited.
Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX) is the largest airport in Northern Thailand. If you are planning to fly to Chiang Mai and will need Thai Baht (THB) there, check what money changers operate and who is offering the best currency exchange rates at Chiang Mai Airport.
Loy Krathong is coming! Loy Krathong is a nationwide festival and will be celebrated throughout Thailand on the full moon of the 12th month of the traditional lunar calendar. This year Loy Krathong festival will be held on 11 November 2019 (not 13 November 2019 like some of websites are stating!). During this time, you can be a part of the great ancient Thai traditions and get a real glimpse of Thai cultural history.
For those who are planning to spend Loy Krathong in Bangkok and still haven’t decided where to go for this Thai festival celebration, we have listed the venues around the city that are very convenient to go to for celebration of Loy Krathong Festival in Bangkok.
Loy Krathong is one of the main Thai festivals and is celebrated to honor the Goddess of the river. If you are planning to visit Thailand in November, this vibrant celebration shouldn't be missed. In Thailand, Loy Krathong festival is held every year on the full moon night in November and this year the Loy Krathong Day is on 11th November 2019. River Festival 2019 is part of Loy Krathong Festival celebrations that will be held in Bangkok.
CR Bus is a shuttle bus service running from Mae Fah Luang - Chiang Rai International Airport (CEI) to City Center and Chiang Rai Bus Terminal 2. Taking CR Bus is the cheapest way for getting from the airport into Chiang Rai.
When visiting Chiang Rai, you will need to use local currency (Thai Baht – THB) for daily expenses as cash payments are still preferred in Thailand. There are plenty of banks and other money changers in the city but the best exchange rates we could find in Chiang Rai were offered by Super Rich Money Exchange.
As cash payments are still preferred in Thailand, getting local currency is almost unavoidable when traveling around Chiang Rai. If you are looking for the money changer offering the best exchange rate in the city, check our review of currency exchange in Chiang Rai.