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

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Bus  •  18 h 41 min

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

$32 - $44

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Train  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kyaikto to Yangon Central
  2. Take the train from Yangon to Bagan 61

$44 - $73

Drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan 400.5 miles

Train, fly  •  8 h 42 min

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

$124 - $261

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The distance between Kyaiktiyo and Bagan is 470 km. The road distance is 640.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 41 min to get from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan is to bus which takes 18 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 23 h 39 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyaiktiyo to Bagan is 641 km. It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to drive from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan.

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Yangon Airways, Asian Wings Airways, Air KBZ and three other airlines offer flights from Yangon Airport to Nyaung-U Airport.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Bagan. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan.
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  • Distance: 293.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan via Yangon, Yangon Aung Mingalar, and Bagan Shwe Pyi in around 18 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kyaiktiyo to Bagan via Kyaikto, Yangon Central, Yangon, and Bagan in around 23 h 39 min.

Airlines
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U via Mandalay
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Golden Myanmar
Website
gmairlines.com
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U via Heho
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Air KBZ
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Yangon Airways
Website
yangonair.com
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Asian Wings Airways
Website
asianwingsair.com
Flights from Yangon to Nyaung-U
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Kyaikto to Yangon Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Yangon to Bagan
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Asia Dragon Express
Website
asiadragontravels.com
Bus from Kyaiktiyo Pagoda to Yangon
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
asiadragontravels.com
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
Bagan Minthar
Website
baganminthar.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Bagan Shwe Pyi
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 Yangoon North to Bagan
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 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 Yangon Aung Mingalar to Bagan
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
jjexpress.net
Book at
12go.asia

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