Hang Dong is nearly 15 kms from Chiang Mai City by Route 108. The best way to reach Hang Dong from Chiang Mai is to take a private car or a Tuktuk. The city of Chiang Mai has an international airport. The nearest railway station is also situated in Chiang Mai City. Local buses also run from the city towards the village but the timings vary. Most of the people that visit the village of Hang Dong stay at the Chiang Mai city and then hire taxis or Tuktuks to visit the village. It is mostly a shopping destination where people visit during the day.