There are 4 ways to get from Mandalay to Ruili by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  16h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Muse

¥112 - ¥149

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6h 50m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Ruili 470.4 km

¥300 - ¥440

Fly to Luxi, taxi  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Luxi (LUM) MDL - LUM
  2. Take a taxi from Luxi to Ruili

¥1393 - ¥3474

Fly to Myitkyina, drive  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Myitkyina (MYT) MDL - MYT
  2. Drive from Myitkyina to Ruili

¥903 - ¥2734

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The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Ruili is to bus which costs $15 - $21 and takes 16h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Ruili is to fly and drive which costs $120 - $390 and takes 5h 57m.

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The distance between Mandalay and Ruili is 291 km. The road distance is 470.4 km.

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It takes approximately 16h 13m to get from Mandalay to Ruili, including transfers.

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

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Ruili is 1h 30m ahead of Mandalay. It is currently 11:50 PM in Mandalay and 1:20 AM in Ruili.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Ruili is 470 km. It takes approximately 6h 50m to drive from Mandalay to Ruili.

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China Eastern Airlines offers flights from Mandalay Airport to Luxi Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ruili. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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  • Distance: 290.9 km
  • Duration: 16h 13m

What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Ruili, Yunnan, China?

Shwe Mandalar Express operates a bus from Mandalay to Muse twice daily. Tickets cost ¥60 - ¥85 and the journey takes 16h.

Airlines
Yangon Airways
Website
yangonair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Myitkyina
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥800
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Mandalay to Myitkyina
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥1500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Luxi via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3000
Air KBZ
Flights from Mandalay to Myitkyina
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥410 - ¥1500
Bus operators
Shwe Mandalar Express
Other operators
Taxi from Luxi to Ruili
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥210

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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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