There are 9 ways to get from Mandalay to Thailand by plane, subway, bus, train, ferry or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to Suvarnabhumi, BTS, line 511 bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) MDL - BKK
  2. Take the BTS from Phaya Thai to Bearing
  3. Take the line 511 bus from Bearing BTS Station to Pak Nam Market

$124 - $372

Cheapest option

Fly to Don Muang, line 63 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Don Muang (DMK) MDL - DMK
  2. Take the line 63 bus from Kasetsart University to Nonthaburi

$68 - $230

7 alternative options

Fly to Utapao  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Utapao (UTP) MDL - UTP

$119 - $253

Train, ferry, drive  •  28 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station 6 / ...
  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

Bus, drive  •  31 h 32 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

Bus, drive, Minivan  •  32 h 5 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 Kanchanaburi
  5. Take the Minivan from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal

Ferry, drive, bus  •  39 h 46 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

$139 - $184

Ferry, drive, bus, train  •  42 h 45 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 train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang

Drive  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Bangkok 851.2 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Mandalay, Myanmar and Thailand?

Thai AirAsia, Thai Smile and three other airlines fly from Mandalay to Pattaya 4 times a day.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Mandalay to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Don Muang, Phuket
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Kunming, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Yangon, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Mandalay to Utapao via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
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
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Train operators
BTS
Website
bts.co.th
Subway from Phaya Thai to Bearing
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bts.co.th
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Mandalay Central Station to Yangon Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Chiang Mai to Don Mueang
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $30
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Bangkok Mass Transit Authority
Email
info@transitbangkok.com
Website
bmta.co.th
Bus from Bearing BTS Station to Pak Nam Market
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
transitbangkok.com
Bus from Kasetsart University to Nonthaburi
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
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
$9 - $14
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Kanchanaburi
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Win Happy
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Kanchanaburi to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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
Hourly
Schedules at
yanyonnakornchiangmai.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
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
myanmarrivercruises.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mandalay and Thailand is 933 km. The road distance is 1362 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Thailand is to train and ferry and drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 28 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Thailand is to fly and line 63 bus which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $65 - $230.

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Mandalay to Thailand, including transfers.