There are 5 ways to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2h 49m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Thandwe (SNW) MDL - SNW

$124 - $441

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Train, bus  •  29h 41m

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ngapali Beach

$25 - $41

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Bus  •  20h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ngapali Beach

$32 - $48

Train, bus via Myingyan  •  27h 23m

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central to Myingyan 120
  2. Take the bus from Myingyan to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  3. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ngapali Beach

$31 - $36

Drive  •  9h 57m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach 693.7 km

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The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach is to train and bus via Myingyan which costs $30 - $40 and takes 27h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach is to fly which costs $120 - $450 and takes 2h 49m.

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The distance between Mandalay and Ngapali Beach is 434 km. The road distance is 693.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach without a car is to bus which takes 20h 36m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach is to fly which takes 2h 49m and costs $120 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 20h 36m.

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There is no direct flight from Mandalay Airport to Thandwe Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Ngapali Beach is 694 km. It takes approximately 9h 57m to drive from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach.

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Myanmar Airways International, Mann Yadanarpon and Air KBZ offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Thandwe Airport.

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What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Ngapali Beach, Myanmar?

Air KBZ, Myanmar Airways International and Mann Yadanarpon fly from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mandalay to Ngapali Beach via Mandalay and Yangon Aung Mingalar in around 20h 36m.

Airlines
Myanmar Airways International
Website
maiair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Thandwe via Heho
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air KBZ
Flights from Mandalay to Thandwe via Heho
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Phone
(+95) 67 77061
Website
railways.gov.mm
Train from Mandalay Central to Myingyan
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
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Train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
12go.asia
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Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Phone
09-5020181
Email
mandalarminn.express@gmail.com
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
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Economy
$14
VIP
$21
Bus from Myingyan to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
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Myat Mandalar Tun Express
Phone
09-2031413
Website
myatmandalartun.com
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
myatmandalartun.com
Standard
$10
VIP
$14
JJ Express Bus
Phone
+959977181230
Email
jjonlineticket@jjexpress.net
Website
jjexpress.net
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
jjexpress.net
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Express
$14
VIP
$23
Myo Sat Thit
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ngapali Beach
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
12go.asia

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There are 76+ hotels available in Ngapali Beach. Prices start at $100 USD 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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