There are 5 ways to get from Thandwe to Mandalay by plane, car, train, taxi, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Thandwe (SNW) to Mandalay (MDL) SNW - MDL

$169 - $401

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry, train  •  29 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Thandwe to Pyay
  2. Take the ferry from Pyay to Bagan
  3. Take the train from Bagan to Mandalay Central 119

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Drive, train, taxi, bus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Thandwe to Pyay
  2. Take the train from Pyay to Paungde 63
  3. Take a taxi from Paungde to Pyay
  4. Take the bus from Pyay to Mandalay

Drive, ferry, Minibus  •  28 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Thandwe to Pyay
  2. Take the ferry from Pyay to Bagan
  3. Take the Minibus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Mandalay

$31

Drive  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Thandwe to Mandalay 428.9 miles

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The distance between Thandwe and Mandalay is 429 km. The road distance is 686.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Thandwe to Mandalay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Thandwe Airport to Mandalay Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thandwe to Mandalay is 686 km. It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to drive from Thandwe to Mandalay.

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SilkAir, Air KBZ, Mann Yadanarpon and Myanma Airways offer flights from Thandwe Airport to Mandalay Airport.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Mandalay. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thandwe to Thandwe Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Thandwe to Mandalay.
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  • Distance: 268.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

Myanma Airways, Mann Yadanarpon and four other airlines fly from Thandwe to Mandalay 5 times a day.

Airlines
Myanma Airways
Website
flymna.com
Flights from Thandwe to Mandalay via Yangon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Thandwe to Mandalay via Yangon, Kalemyo
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Thandwe to Mandalay via Yangon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Thandwe to Mandalay via Yangon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Pyay to Paungde
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Train from Bagan to Mandalay Central
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Myat Mandalar Tun Express
Website
myatmandalartun.com
Bus from Pyay to Mandalay
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
myatmandalartun.com
Book at
myanmarbusticket.com
OK Minibus
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Mandalay
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seat 61 Agency
Email
traininfo@seat61.com
Website
seat61.com
Ferry from Pyay to Bagan
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
seat61.com
Other operators
Taxi from Paungde to Pyay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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