There are 3 ways to get from Mandalay to Chengdu by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Chengdu (CTU) MDL - CTU

¥1178 - ¥3472

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Bus  •  4 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Myawaddy
  2. Take the bus from Mae Sot to Mukdahan 829
  3. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Ha Noi
  4. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning bus station
  5. Take the bus from Nanning to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
  6. Take the bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu

¥1454 - ¥1593

Drive  •  22h 9m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Chengdu 1879.1 km

¥1200 - ¥1800

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The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Chengdu is to drive which costs $160 - $250 and takes 22h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Chengdu is to fly which costs $160 - $500 and takes 5h 14m.

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The distance between Mandalay and Chengdu is 1251 km. The road distance is 1879.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Mandalay to Chengdu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mandalay to Chengdu is to fly which takes 5h 14m and costs $160 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $230 and takes 4 days 1h.

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There is no direct flight from Mandalay Airport to Chengdu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Chengdu is 1h 30m ahead of Mandalay. It is currently 1:48 AM in Mandalay and 3:18 AM in Chengdu.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Chengdu is 1879 km. It takes approximately 22h 9m to drive from Mandalay to Chengdu.

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Bangkok Airways, Sichuan Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Chengdu, China?

China Eastern Airlines, Bangkok Airways and two other airlines fly from Mandalay to Chengdu every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mandalay to Chengdu via Mandalay, Myawaddy, Mae Sot, Mukdahan, Savannakhet Laos, Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office, Nanning bus station, Nanning, Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal, and Haikou in around 4 days 1h.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥3200
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Kunming, Deqen
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3300
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Kunming, Luxi
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3500
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥5500
Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Phone
09-5020181
Email
mandalarminn.express@gmail.com
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Mandalay to Myawaddy
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥200
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
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12go.asia
Economy
¥156
VIP
¥198
Shwe Mandalar Express
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
+66 56 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Mae Sot to Mukdahan
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥180
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Savannakhet Laos to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥241
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning bus station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥181
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥280
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Smooth Transit Network
Website
trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥455
Schedules at
trip8080.com

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There are 1118+ hotels available in Chengdu. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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The best way to get from Mandalay to Mandalay Airport is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs $30 - $40.

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