To Myanmar By Flight

Yangon International Airport (sometimes call Yangon Mingaladon Airport) is the primary entry point for most travellers, although Mandalay International Airport offers an increasing number of connections. The capital, Naypyidaw, also offers some direct international flights

Yangon International Airport / Flight connection

Yangon has a growing number of long-haul direct international flights. Below is the list of direct international flights for Yangon.
Airline Name City/Airport Name
ANA(All Nippon Airways) Tokyo Narita
Air Asia Bangkok-Don Mueang, Kuala Lumpur
Air Bagan Chaing Mai
Air China Beijing, Kunming
Air India Kolkata(Calcutta)
Asiana Airline Seoul-Incheon
Biman Bangladesh Airlines Dhaka
China Airlines (Taiwan) Taipei-Taoyuan
China Eastern Airlines Kunming, Nanning
China Southern Airines Guanzhou
Dragon Air Hong Kong
Emirate Airline Dubai (new)
Golden Myanmar Airlines Singapore
Jet star Asia Singapore
Korean Air Seoul-Incheon
Malaysia Airlines Kuala Lumpur
Myanmar Airways International (MAI) Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Guangzhou (China), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Singapore, Gaya (India)
Nok Air Bangkok-Don Mueang, Mae Sot
Qatar Airways Doha
SilkAir Singapore
Thai Airways International Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi
Tiger Air Singapore
Thai Lion Air Bangkok
Vietnam Airlines Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City


Myanmar Airways International (MAI) : Tokyo, Seoul, Hong Kong, Phnom Penh and Siem Reap were mentioned as cities that MAI currently fly to on the present route map on their website, there are no flights flying so far (as of August 2014) to those cities.

Most travelers from Europe, the US and Australia use Bangkok as transit hub to get to Myanmar. Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport is served by most major international airlines, and flights from there and from Bangkok Don Mueang Airport to Yangon are frequent, fast and cheap. If your flights mean you need to change airports in Bangkok, the journey between the two is about one hour by taxi. The Bangkok to Yangon flight time is about 50 minutes and will typically cost between $100 and $150 return (depending on time of year and when you book) with the budget airlines Air Asia or Nok Air. Other options include Myanmar Airways International (MAI), Bangkok Airways and Thai Airways International. The other major regional hubs that have regular direct flights to Yangon are Singapore (with Jetstar, Golden Myanmar, Tiger Air or Silk Air), Hong Kong (with Dragonair), Kuala Lumpur (with Air Asia or Malaysia Airlines) and Doha (with Qatar Airways). Many other countries in Asia and the Middle East, including China, Cambodia, Vietnam, India, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Bangladesh and other destinations in Thailand also have direct flights to Yangon.

Mandalay International Airport / Flight connection

Mandalay International Airport is also served by an increasing number of direct international flights. Below is the list of international flights for Mandalay.
Airline Name City Remark
Air Asia Bangkok - Don Mueang
Bangkok Airways Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
China Eastern Airlines Kunming Twice Weekly
Asian Wings Chiang Mai Twice Weekly
Myanmar Airways International Gaya Three Times weekly
Silk Air (Some flights via Yangon) Singapore Three Times weekly

Naypyidaw International Airport / Flight connection

Daily flights operate between Myanmar’s capital city, Naypyidaw and Bangkok Don Mueang with Air Asia.Athree-times weekly Bangkok Suvarnabhumi service is operated by Bangkok Airways.

Myeik International Airport / Flight connection

New Gen Airways operates a twice-weekly service between Bangkok Don Mueang and the town of Myeik in the far south of Myanmar. It is run by Union Express Charter, a joint venture of Myanmar Union Express Aviation and Myeik Public Corporation. Flight operates since May 8 2014, every Tuesday and Friday. Roundtrip ticket could cost around USD 140.