There are 6 ways to get from Mandalay to Bangkok by plane, bus, car, train or ferry

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 to Suvarnabhumi  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) MDL - BKK

$122 - $369

Cheapest option

Bus, drive, train  •  32 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
  3. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  4. Take the train from Nam Tok to Thon Buri

$62 - $101

4 alternative options

Fly to Don Muang, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Don Muang (DMK) MDL - DMK
  2. Take the bus from Tmb Headquarter to Wat Ratchanatdaram

$68 - $230

Bus, drive  •  31 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
  3. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  4. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal

Ferry, drive, bus  •  39 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Mandalay Gaw Wein Jetty to Bagan
  2. Drive from Bagan to Thaton
  3. Take the bus from Thaton to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

$136 - $181

Drive  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Bangkok 851.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Bangkok is to bus and drive and train which costs $60 - $110 and takes 32 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Bangkok is to fly which costs $120 - $370 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Mandalay and Bangkok is 1026 km. The road distance is 1361.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Mandalay to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Mandalay to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 641.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Bangkok, Thailand?

Bangkok Airways, Thai Smile and Myanma Airways fly from Mandalay to Bangkok 3 times a day.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,700
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi via Yangon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Mandalay to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nam Tok to Thon Buri
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Myat Mandalar Tun Express
Website
myatmandalartun.com
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
myatmandalartun.com
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Thaton to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
New Viriya Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Thaton to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Myanmar river cruises
Website
myanmarrivercruises.com
Ferry from Mandalay Gaw Wein Jetty to Bagan
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
myanmarrivercruises.com

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