There are 5 ways to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  19 h 6 min

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

$30

Cheapest option

Bus Mandalar Min Express  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bagan to Kyaukpadaung
  2. Take the bus from Kyaukpadaung to Yangoon North
  3. Take the bus from Yangon to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

$23

3 alternative options

Train  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bagan to Yangon 62
  2. Take the train from Yangon Central to Kyaikto 35 / ...

$44 - $72

Drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda 400.5 miles

Fly, train  •  7 h 44 min

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

$138 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is to bus which costs $23 and takes 20 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is to fly and train which takes 7 h 44 min and costs $130 - $280.

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The distance between Bagan and Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is 469 km. The road distance is 641 km.

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It takes approximately 19 h 6 min to get from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda. However, there are services departing from Bagan and arriving at Kyaiktiyo Pagoda via Yangon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 6 min.

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

You can take a bus from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda via Yangon Aung Mingalar, Yangon, and Kyaiktiyo Pagoda in around 19 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bagan to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda via Bagan, Yangon, Yangon Central, and Kyaikto in around 23 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air KBZ
Website
airkbz.com
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
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 25 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
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
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Yangon Central to Kyaikto
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Bagan Minthar
Website
baganminthar.com
Bus from Bagan to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
baganminthar.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Bagan to Kyaukpadaung
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
baganminthar.com
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
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
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Kyaukpadaung to Yangoon North
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com

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