There are 7 ways to get from Mandalay to Thailand by plane, bus, subway, car, train or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi, Public Van  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) MDL - BKK
  2. Take the Public Van from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Samrong

$123 - $370

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Fly to Don Muang, MRT  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Don Muang (DMK) MDL - DMK
  2. Take the MRT from Tao Poon to Nonthaburi Civic Center

$69 - $231

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Bus, drive  •  31 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
  2. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
  3. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  4. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal

Train, ferry, drive  •  29 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station
  2. Take the ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
  3. Drive from Shwe Padauk to Thewej
  4. Take the ferry from Thewej to Phra Arthlt

$97 - $144

Ferry, drive, bus  •  38 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Mandalay Gaw Wein Jetty to Bagan
  2. Drive from Bagan to Thaton
  3. Take the bus from Thaton to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

$137 - $182

Ferry, drive, bus via Chiang Mai Old City  •  39 h 54 min

  1. Take the ferry from Mandalay Gaw Wein Jetty to Bagan
  2. Drive from Bagan to คิวรถท่าตอน Thaton Station
  3. Take the bus from คิวรถท่าตอน Thaton Station to ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak Tt
  4. Take the bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Khao San Road

Drive  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Bangkok 851.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Thailand is to train and ferry and drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 29 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Thailand is to fly and MRT which costs $65 - $240 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Mandalay and Thailand is 933 km. The road distance is 1361.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Mandalay to Thailand, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mandalay Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Thailand is 30 min ahead of Mandalay. It is currently 5:03 PM in Mandalay and 5:33 PM in Thailand.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Thailand is 1362 km. It takes approximately 17 h 3 min to drive from Mandalay to Thailand.

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Thai Smile, Myanma Airways and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Thailand. Prices start at $16 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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Map of how to get from Mandalay to Thailand.
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  • Distance: 582.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Mandalay to Samut Prakan. However, you can take the taxi to Mandalay airport, fly to Suvarnabhumi, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal, take the Public Van to Samrong, take the walk to Big C Samrong, then take the bus to Samut Prakan. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mandalay airport, fly to Don Muang, take the walk to Bangkok Don Muang Airport, take the line 555 Public Van to Sutheesarn, take the walk to Chatuchak Park, take the MRT to Tao Poon MRT Station, take the walk to Tao Poon, then take the MRT to Nonthaburi.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,700
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Mandalay to Suvarnabhumi via Yangon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Mandalay to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Train operators
Bangkok Metro
Website
bangkokmetro.co.th
Subway from Tao Poon to Nonthaburi Civic Center
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mrta.co.th
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi airport public van
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Arrivals Terminal to Samrong
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Myat Mandalar Tun Express
Website
myatmandalartun.com
Bus from Mandalay to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
myatmandalartun.com
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Thaton to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
New Viriya Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Thaton to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Yanyon Nakorn Chiang Mai
Phone
053-456480
Website
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Bus from คิวรถท่าตอน Thaton Station to ช้างเผือก Chang Phueak
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
yanyonnakornchiangmai.com
Thai Sriram Tour
Website
thaisriram.com
Bus from Chiang Mai Old City to Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Yangon Water Bus
Website
yangonwaterbus.com
Ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
yangonwaterbus.com
Myanmar river cruises
Website
myanmarrivercruises.com
Ferry from Mandalay Gaw Wein Jetty to Bagan
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
mgrgexpress.com
Book at
myanmarrivercruises.com

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