Yangon to Kalaw
From Aung Mingalar to Kalaw by Buses
From Yangon Airport to Kalaw by Flights
Transport types between Yangon and Kalaw
- Flights are not avaliable
- Trains are not avaliable
- Buses are not avaliable
- Ferries are not avaliable
- Taxis are not avaliable
- Vans are not avaliable
How to get from Yangon to Kalaw
Travelling between Yangon and Kalaw is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 210.22 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 23.00.
How long does it take to get from Yangon to Kalaw?
It can take you anywhere between 1 and 9 hours to travel between Yangon and Kalaw depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Yangon and Kalaw. Flight will bring you to your destination in 40m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 9h to reach Kalaw.
How much does it cost to get from Yangon to Kalaw?
Travelling between Yangon and Kalaw can be as cheap as USD 23.00 if you opt for a JJ Express (JJ Express) bus and as expensive as USD 210.22 if you buy a Myanmar Airways Intl flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Yangon and Kalaw ?
- 39 from Yangon to Kalaw starting from 06:30 Yangon Airport until 15:45 Yangon Airport
- 1 from Yangon to Kalaw starting from 18:00 Aung Mingalar until 18:00 Aung Mingalar
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Yangon to Kalaw.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Yangon to Kalaw, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 97.36.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Yangon and Kalaw
Air KBZ, Air Thanlwin, Myanmar Airways Intl, Myanmar National Airlines
Travelling from Yangon to Kalaw overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Yangon and Kalaw
JJ Express (JJ Express)
What is the most popular transport to get from Yangon to Kalaw?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 60% opted for a bus
- 40% decided to fly