There are 4 ways to get from Kathmandu to Yangon by plane, bus, train, taxi 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.

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Fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Yangon (RGN) KTM - RGN

$212 - $552

3 alternative options

Bus, train, taxi via Heijing  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa to Chengdu
  3. Take the train from Chengdu to Heijing
  4. Take the train from Heijing to Lufeng South
  5. Take a taxi from Lufeng South to Kunming West
  6. Take the bus from Kunming West to Ruili
  7. Take the bus from Muse to Yangon

$259 - $303

Bus, train, taxi  •  4 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Lhasa to Chengdu
  3. Take the train from Chengdu to Lufeng South
  4. Take a taxi from Lufeng South to Kunming West
  5. Take the bus from Kunming West to Ruili
  6. Take the bus from Muse to Yangon

$227 - $268

Drive  •  35 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Yangon 1603.6 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Yangon is to drive which costs $210 - $320 and takes 35 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Yangon is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Yangon is 1645 km. The road distance is 2565.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Kathmandu to Yangon, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Yangon Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yangon is 45 min ahead of Kathmandu. It is currently 11:36 PM in Kathmandu and 12:21 AM in Yangon.

Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Yangon is 2566 km. It takes approximately 35 h 46 min to drive from Kathmandu to Yangon.

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Air India Limited, Bangkok Airways, Thai Airways International and eight other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Yangon Airport.

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There are 361+ hotels available in Yangon. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Kathmandu Airport is to drive which takes 7 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Yangon.
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  • Distance: 1028 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Kathmandu, Nepal and Yangon, Myanmar?

Malindo Airways, Air India Limited and nine other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Yangon 4 times a day.

Airlines
Myanmar Airways International
Website
maiair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Paro, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Yangon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Chengdu to Heijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$18 - $22
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$50 - $65
Train from Heijing to Lufeng South
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$5 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$12 - $21
Soft Sleeper
$19 - $30
Train from Chengdu to Lufeng South
Ave. Duration
11 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$18 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $65
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lhasa to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
34 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $50
Hard Sleeper
$80 - $95
Soft Sleeper
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn
Trip 8080
Website
lasa.trip8080.com
Bus from Lhasa to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
lasa.trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
lasa.xxcz.cn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Ruili
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Shwe Mandalar Express
Website
shwemandalarexpress.com
Bus from Muse to Yangon
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
shwemandalarexpress.com
Book at
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Myat Mandalar Tun Express
Website
myatmandalartun.com
Bus from Muse to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
myatmandalartun.com
Book at
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Other operators
Taxi from Lufeng South to Kunming West
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32

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