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

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Fly  •  12h 38m

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

¥1308 - ¥2249

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Bus, train  •  3 days 2h

  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 train from Nanning Station to Chengdu East

¥1087 - ¥1767

1 alternative option

Drive  •  20h 57m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Chengdu 1770.4 km

¥1000 - ¥1500

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Last updated: May 17 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Mandalay to Chengdu is to drive, which costs $150 - $230 and takes 20h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Chengdu is to fly which costs $200 - $350 and takes 12h 38m.

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The distance between Mandalay and Chengdu is 1251 km. The road distance is 1770.4 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 38m to get from Mandalay to Chengdu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mandalay Airport to Chengdu Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h 45m and has one stopover.

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Chengdu is 1h 30m ahead of Mandalay. It is currently 6:35 AM in Mandalay and 8:05 AM in Chengdu.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Chengdu is 1770 km. It takes approximately 20h 57m to drive from Mandalay to Chengdu.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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There are 486+ 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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  • Distance: 1250.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 38m

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

Thai AirAsia, Thai Lion Mentari and Nok Air fly from Mandalay to Chengdu 3 times a day.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥2000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥3600
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Chengdu via Don Muang, Phuket
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3500
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Train from Nanning Station to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥420 - ¥950
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥420 - ¥600
1st Class
¥650 - ¥950
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
¥140 - ¥190
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
¥142
VIP
¥181
Shwe Mandalar Express
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
+66 56 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Mae Sot to Mukdahan
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥120 - ¥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
¥224
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Nanning bus station
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥168
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn

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