Useful Information About Yangon Bagan Flight Service

Taking a flight is the easiest and quickest way to travel from the former capital of Yangon to the ancient city of Bagan. Here we provide you some of the useful information about Yangon Bagan flight service so that your journey from Yangon to Bagan is the most favorable and effective.

Overview of Yangon Bagan flight service

There are a lot of daily flights from Yangon to Bagan offered by a variety of domestic airlines. Normally, a direct flight takes about 1h20 and a non-direct one (via Heho Airport or Mandalay Airport) takes about 1h50. Ticket price is about $95-155, depending on your booking time and the airline you choose. Note that in the high season (November to February), the price is a little higher and it’s better for you to book your ticket at least 3 days in advance. In the rainy season (May to October), some flights may be canceled due to bad weather condition.
The best way to buy flight Yangon Bagan tickets is through local PASs (Passenger Sales Agents) or your hotel. We do not recommend booking the tickets online as the Internet in Myanmar is mostly bad (very low speed) and the websites of some airlines do not respond properly your access request. In addition, for your perfect Myanmar travel, booking the tickets via PASs will help you get sales promotion (you will have more chances to buy a fight Yangon Bagan ticket at price under $100) and they know exactly canceled flights. Some PSAs in Yangon are Unique Myanmar Travels & Tours, Myanmar Golden Image Travels & Tours, Elegant Lotus Travels & Tours, etc.
Yangon terminal: Yangon International Airport
Yangon International Airport (Mingladon) is approximately 30min north of city center. Allow 2 hours during the rush hours. It will cost about $7-10 to travel from the airport to the city center.
Bagan terminal: Nyaung U Airport
Nyaung U Airport is located in Nyaung-U (or Nyaung Oo), a town in the Mandalay Region, Burma (Myanmar), 7 kilometers from New Bagan. It will take about 15–20 minutes by car and cost 7,000 – 10,000 kyat to travel from the airport to New Bagan.

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Yangon Bagan flight schedule


Golden Myanmar Airlines
Daily departure/Arrival: 6:30 – 7:50
Mann Yadanarpon Airlines
Daily departure/Arrival: 6:30 – 7:50, 6:00 – 7:20, 6:20 – 7:40, 6:05 – 7:25, 15:15 – 16:35
Asian Wings Airways
Daily departure/Arrival: 6:15 – 7:50
Daily departure/Arrival: 15:30 – 16:50, 10:00 – 11:20, 7:30 – 8:50, 7:15 – 8:35, 8:00 – 9:20, 6:45 – 8:05
Daily departure/Arrival: 9:00 – 10:15, 18:15 – 19:30
Myanmar National Airlines
Daily departure/Arrival: 6:30 – 7:40, effective 2017-04-24 through 2017-05-15
Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun departure/Arrival: 6:30 – 7:40, effective from 2017-05-17
Yangon Airways
Daily departure/Arrival:
6:10 – 7:30, valid until 2017-04-30;
06:30 – 7:50, effective from 2017-10-01;
7:00 – 8:20, effective 2017-05-01 through 2017-09-30;
7:30 – 8:50, valid until 2017-04-30
7:30 – 8:50, effective from 2017-10-01


Asian Wings Airways
Mon, Thu, Sat departure/Arrival: 6:00 – 8:10
Fri, Sun departure/Arrival: 6:00 – 8:10
Apex Airline
Fri, Sun departure/Arrival: 15:35 – 17:40
Daily departure/Arrival: 14:35 – 16:50
Yangon Airways
Daily departure/Arrival:
7:00 – 9:10, effective 2017-05-01 through 2017-09-30
15:00 – 17:40, valid until 2017-04-30
Mann Yadanarpon Airlines
Daily departure/Arrival: 14:30 – 17:10
Besides, there are a lot of daily direct and non-direct codeshare flights for your Burma tours. The Air Bagan is probably the best airline for Yangon Bagan flight service, but you can also choose from Air Mandalay and Myanmar Airways.


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