There are 5 ways to get from Dawei to Mandalay by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Dawe (TVY) to Mandalay (MDL) TVY - MDL

$234 - $832

Cheapest option

Train  •  35 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Dawei to Mawlamyine
  2. Take the train from Mawlamyine to Bago 36 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bago to Mandalay Central Station 5 / ...

$21 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus  •  22 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Dawei to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Mandalay

$29 - $32

Bus, train  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dawei to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon to Pyin Oo Lwin
  3. Take the train from Pyin U Lwin to Mandalay Central Station 132

$26 - $28

Drive  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Dawei to Mandalay 669.3 miles

What companies run services between Dawei, Myanmar and Mandalay, Myanmar?

Myanma Airways flies from Dawei to Mandalay 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dawei to Mandalay via Yangon Aung Mingalar and Mandalay in around 22 h 6 min.

Airlines
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Dawe to Mandalay via Yangon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Pyin U Lwin to Mandalay Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Dawei to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Mawlamyine to Bago
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Bago to Mandalay Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Dawei to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Mandalay
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Shwe Mandalar Express
Website
shwemandalarexpress.com
Bus from Yangon to Pyin Oo Lwin
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
shwemandalarexpress.com
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dawei to Mandalay?

The distance between Dawei and Mandalay is 905 km. The road distance is 1071 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dawei to Mandalay?

The cheapest way to get from Dawei to Mandalay is to bus and train which costs $26 - $28 and takes 29 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dawei to Mandalay?

The quickest way to get from Dawei to Mandalay is to fly which takes 2 h 57 min and costs $230 - $850.

Is there a direct train between Dawei and Mandalay?

No, there is no direct train from Dawei to Mandalay. However, there are services departing from Dawei and arriving at Mandalay Central Station via Mawlamyine and Bago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Dawei to Mandalay?

It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Dawei to Mandalay, including transfers.