Bangkok, 20 March, 2018 – Chiang Mai is set to welcome EVA Air’s new daily direct flights from Taipei on 01 July. The airline will serve the route with an Airbus A321-200 configured in Business and Economy Classes for 184 passengers.
According to EVA Air, the new route will give passengers on its 82 weekly flights from North America more convenient access to the largest city in Northern Thailand via easy, one-stop connections through Taipei.
EVA’s new Taipei-Chiang Mai route makes travel from North America to Northern Thailand easier than ever. Chiang Mai arrival time is early enough in the day for passengers to enjoy some sightseeing. Return flights to Taipei are scheduled so that passengers can make one-stop connections to all of the major cities EVA serves in North America, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, Chicago, Seattle, Vancouver, Toronto and New York.
The Taipei-Chiang Mai flight BR257 will be operated with one flight per day, leaving Taipei at 07.25 Hrs. and arriving in Chiang Mai at 10.25 Hrs. The Chiang Mai-Taipei flight BR258 will depart Chiang Mai at 11.30 Hrs. and arrive in Taipei at 16.45 Hrs.
With its rich history, cultural attractions and laid-back atmosphere, Chiang Mai was selected as one of the 25 Best Destinations in the world by TripAdvisor and listed in the Top 10 Best Cities worldwide by Travel + Leisure. UNESCO recently designated Chiang Mai as a Creative City for its crafts and folk art. And its abundant natural resources, from the lush green countryside, and mountain ranges to primitive rainforests and majestic waterfalls, lure tourists to discover its beauty as they hike, bird watch and make new friends at an elephant sanctuary.