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There are 4 ways to get from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Naypitaw
  2. Take a taxi from Naypitaw to Taungdwingyi

$86 - $109

Cheapest option

Train via Bagan  •  14h

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central to Bagan 120
  2. Take the train from Bagan to Taungdwingyi 62

$4 - $15

2 alternative options

Train  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central Station to Naypyitaw Central Station
  2. Take the train from Pyinmana to Taungdwingyi

$17 - $37

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi 295.3 km

Mandalay to Taungdwingyi by train

The train journey time between Mandalay and Taungdwingyi is around 24h and covers a distance of around 357 km. The fastest train normally takes 24h. Operated by Myanmar Railways, the Mandalay to Taungdwingyi train service departs from Mandalay Central and arrives in Taungdwingyi. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mandalay to Taungdwingyi train schedules

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International flights leaving Myanmar are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Myanmar. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Myanmar, please check government recommendations.

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi is to train via Bagan which costs $4 - $15 and takes 14h.

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The fastest way to get from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi is to bus and taxi. Taking this option will cost $85 - $110 and takes 7h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi. However, there are services departing from Mandalay Central and arriving at Taungdwingyi via Bagan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h.

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The distance between Mandalay and Taungdwingyi is 226 km. The road distance is 295.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7h 12m and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi, including transfers.

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Mandalay to Taungdwingyi train services, operated by Myanmar Railways, depart from Mandalay Central station.

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Mandalay to Taungdwingyi train services, operated by Myanmar Railways, arrive at Taungdwingyi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Taungdwingyi is 295 km. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi.

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  • Distance: 225.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Taungdwingyi, Myanmar?

You can take a train from Mandalay to Taungdwingyi via Naypyitaw Central Station and Pyinmana in around 10h 49m.

Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Phone
(+95) 67 77061
Website
railways.gov.mm
Train from Mandalay Central Station to Naypyitaw Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Schedules at
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Train from Pyinmana to Taungdwingyi
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
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Train from Mandalay Central to Bagan
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
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Train from Bagan to Taungdwingyi
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
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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 Naypitaw
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
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Standard
$5
VIP
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Naypitaw to Taungdwingyi
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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