If you’re bound for Chiang Khong, you’ll need to board one of the green sŏrng·tăa·ou (passenger pick-up trucks) bound for Hat Bai (50B, one hour, 9am to 2pm) at a stall on Th Rimkhong, south of the riverside immigra…
Blue sŏrng·tăa·ou bound for Sop Ruak (20B) and Mae Sai (50B) wait at a stall at the eastern end of Th Phahonyothin from 7.20am to 3pm.
Mountain bikes and motorcycles can be rented at the motorcycle hire shop linked with a barber shop. There's no roman-script sign.
Two daily VIP buses head to Bangkok (1058B, 12 hours, 5pm and 5.30pm) from a small office on Th Phahonyothin.
A travel agency in Chiang Saen.