There are 4 ways to get from Inle Lake to Lashio by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Heho (HEH) to Lashio (LSH) HEH - LSH

$115 - $319

Cheapest option

Drive, train  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Inle Lake to Thazi
  2. Take the train from Thazi to Mandalay Central Station
  3. Take the train from Mandalay Central Station to Lashio 131

$10 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Nyaungshwe to Hsipaw
  2. Take the bus from Hsipaw to Lashio

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Inle Lake to Lashio 250.9 miles

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The distance between Inle Lake and Lashio is 279 km. The road distance is 401.5 km.

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The best way to get from Inle Lake to Lashio without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Inle Lake to Lashio, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Inle Lake to Lashio is to fly which takes 1 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Heho Airport to Lashio Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inle Lake to Lashio is 401 km. It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to drive from Inle Lake to Lashio.

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Myanma Airways and Yangon Airways offer flights from Heho Airport to Lashio Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Lashio. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Inle Lake to Heho Airport is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Inle Lake to Lashio.
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  • Distance: 174.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Inle Lake, Shan State, Myanmar and Lashio, Myanmar?

Myanma Airways and Yangon Airways fly from Inle Lake to Lashio 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inle Lake to Lashio via Nyaungshwe and Hsipaw in around 17 h 34 min.

Airlines
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Heho to Lashio
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Yangon Airways
Website
yangonair.com
Flights from Heho to Lashio
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Thazi to Mandalay Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Mandalay Central Station to Lashio
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Myanmar Buses
Website
myanmarbusticket.com
Bus from Nyaungshwe to Hsipaw
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
myanmarbusticket.com
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
Shwe Mandalar Express
Website
shwemandalarexpress.com
Bus from Hsipaw to Lashio
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
shwemandalarexpress.com
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com

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