There are 7 ways to get from Mandalay to Bangkok by plane, bus, car, ferry, train or night bus

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. MDL - BKK

$122 - $369

Cheapest option

Fly to Don Muang  •  3 h 29 min

  1. MDL - DMK

$71 - $232

5 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  30 h 59 min

Bus, drive, Minivan  •  32 h 5 min

Ferry, drive, bus, train  •  42 h 22 min

  1. Tt

Ferry, drive, Public Boat, nightbus  •  43 h 35 min

$145 - $185

Drive  •  17 h 3 min

  1. 851.2 miles

$120 - $180

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

Bangkok Airways, Thai Smile and Myanma Airways fly from Mandalay to Bangkok twice daily.

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
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
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
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 Three Pagodas Pass to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
12go.asia
Yanyon Nakorn Chiang Mai
Phone
053-456480
Website
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Bus from คิวรถท่าตอน Thaton Station to ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Nakhonchai Air
Website
nakhonchaiair.com
Night bus from Chiang Rai to Bangkok Nakhonchai Air Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
www2.nakhonchaiair.com
Book at
nakhonchaiair.com
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
Public Boat
Ferry from Boat Landing Thaton to Chiang Rai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mandalay and Bangkok is 1026 km. The road distance is 1362 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Bangkok is to fly which costs $70 - $240 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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

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