There are 4 ways to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

$33 - $44

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Train  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bagan to Yangon 62
  2. Take the train from Yangon Central to Kyaikto

$44 - $75

Drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda 400.5 miles

Fly, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Nyaung-U (NYU) to Yangon (RGN) NYU - RGN
  2. Take the train from Yangon Central to Kyaikto

$125 - $262

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The cheapest way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 19 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is to fly and train which costs $120 - $270 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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The distance between Bagan and Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is 469 km. The road distance is 640.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 18 min and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 19 h 18 min to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is to bus which takes 19 h 18 min and costs $30 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $75 and takes 23 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Nyaung-U Airport to Yangon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is 641 km. It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to drive from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda.

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FMI Air, Air KBZ, Golden Myanmar and Mann Yadanarpon offer flights from Nyaung-U Airport to Yangon Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Kyaiktiyo Pagoda. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda.
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  • Distance: 293 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 18 min

What companies run services between Bagan, Mandalay Region, Myanmar and Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Myanmar?

You can take a bus from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda via Bagan Shwe Pyi, Yangon Aung Mingalar, Yangon, and Kyaiktiyo Pagoda in around 19 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda via Bagan, Yangon, Yangon Central, and Kyaikto in around 23 h 52 min.

Airlines
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon via Heho
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Golden Myanmar
Website
gmairlines.com
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon via Heho
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Air KBZ
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
FMI Air
Website
fmiair.com
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Bagan to Yangon
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
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12go.asia
Train from Yangon Central to Kyaikto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Bagan Minthar
Website
baganminthar.com
Bus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
baganminthar.com
Book at
12go.asia
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Bagan to Yangoon North
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
JJ Express Bus
Website
jjexpress.net
Bus from Bagan to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
jjexpress.net
Book at
12go.asia
Asia Dragon Express
Website
asiadragontravels.com
Bus from Yangon to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
asiadragontravels.com
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com

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The best way to get from Bagan to Nyaung-U Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $8 - $11.

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