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GEsssa Jan 29th, 2014 02:40 PM

Travel from Yangon to Bagan
 
Hi:
Does anyone out there have any recent experience with the domestic airlines of Myanmar?
I've heard they have a lousy safety record. We would like to travel up to Bagan to see the temples but it's a long trip overland and we are worried about flying. Any suggestions or information would be appreciated.
GEsssa

Smeagol Jan 29th, 2014 02:47 PM

I have flown this route with a domestic airline Air Bagan I think. The plane seemed relatively new and we did not have any concerns.

Kathie Jan 29th, 2014 03:19 PM

The airlines within Myanmar are all same-same. That said, we liked Air Mandalay best, Air Yangon the least. Basically, anywhere you want to go in Myanmar requires a flight.

Peterson0324 Feb 20th, 2014 01:45 AM

Where will you be flying from? Here are some schedules of flights to and from Bagan.
https://www.visitmm.com/mainschedule...from-nyaung-u/

yestravel Feb 20th, 2014 04:21 AM

We flew air Yangon three times. It was fine. One flight left about forty five minutes late due to weather in h ego! otherwise they arrive in time or early.

yestravel Feb 20th, 2014 04:22 AM

Forgot to mention, you can take a boat from Mandalay to Bagan which is about ten hours, but a very nice trip.

Kathie Feb 20th, 2014 07:34 AM

I'm not sure how helpful the flight schedules link is. It lists only one airline (I think there are now 5). Still, the best way to get accurate flight schedules and to buy your tickets is through a local agent in Yangon.


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