There are 3 ways to get from Mandalay to Yunnan by plane, train, taxi, bus or car

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Fly, train, taxi  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Kunming (KMG) MDL - KMG
  2. Take the train from Kunming to Lufeng South
  3. Take a taxi from Lufeng South to Yunnan

¥1360 - ¥3741

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Mandalay to Myawaddy
  2. Take the bus from Maesod to Chiang Mai
  3. Take the bus from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang
  4. Take the bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Kunming Yunnan
  5. Take the train from Kunming to Lufeng South

¥999 - ¥1320

1 alternative option

Drive  •  13h 50m

  1. Drive from Mandalay to Yunnan 1109.5 km

¥700 - ¥1100

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The cheapest way to get from Mandalay to Yunnan is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 13h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay to Yunnan is to fly and train and taxi which costs $190 - $550 and takes 5h 2m.

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The distance between Mandalay and Yunnan is 691 km. The road distance is 1109.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Mandalay to Yunnan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mandalay Airport to Kunming Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yunnan is 1h 30m ahead of Mandalay. It is currently 4:50 AM in Mandalay and 6:20 AM in Yunnan.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay to Yunnan is 1109 km. It takes approximately 13h 50m to drive from Mandalay to Yunnan.

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Sichuan Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Kunming Airport.

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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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  • Distance: 690.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 2m

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

There is no direct connection from Mandalay to Yunnan. However, you can take the taxi to Mandalay airport, fly to Kunming, take the walk to Kunming Changshui Airport, take the bus to Kunming Wujiaba Airport, take the walk to Wujiaba, take the line 1 subway to Kunming Station, take the walk to Kunming, take the train to Lufeng South, then take the taxi to Yunnan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mandalay to Yunnan via Mandalay, Myawaddy, Maesod, Chiang Mai, Luang Prabang - Naluang Station, Kunming Yunnan, South Bus Station, Kunming Station, Kunming, and Lufeng South in around 3 days 0h.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3300
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Mandalay to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥3100
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Lufeng South
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥40 - ¥60
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥40 - ¥60
1st Class Seat
¥30 - ¥50
Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Phone
09-5020181
Email
mandalarminn.express@gmail.com
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Mandalay to Myawaddy
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥200
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
¥157
VIP
¥199
Shwe Mandalar Express
Greenbus Thailand
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
¥95 - ¥270
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Naluang
Phone
856071212979
Website
naluangstation.com
Bus from Luang Prabang - Naluang Station to Kunming Yunnan
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥547
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Lufeng South to Yunnan
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
¥70 - ¥85

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