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Yangon Circular Train

Central Station, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+84 94 238 87 19
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Central Station, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The fee is only 200MMK for 3-4 hours ride. Must try, it is another experience while visit Yangon. Anytime of the day is OK.

Thank Teeraphong C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went on the circular train. It takes about 2.30 hrs to do the whole circuit. Costs about £2. You see a lot out of the window, Town life, paddy fields, people selling on the platforms all sorts of interesting foods. Inside the train is also...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You should definitely do this while staying in Yangon. a ticket is just about 0,30 Dollar and the whole circle ride is around 3 hours but you can leave everywhere, there are more than 30 stops. The best part is the northern part, the train...More

1  Thank stephanieundchrigu
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I like trains, always have. This is an excellent way to immerse yourself in this wonderful country. The description of the Lonely Planet guide is quite spot on: a bit like the a washing machine. The train has no aircon. This time of the year...More

Thank TheWholeTruthHK
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a person from HK, I cannot accept such a low speed train as a transportation but may find it interesting as a tourist. Just as a referee for readers, I checked with an officer in the Kyeemyindaing station that there is actually 3 trains...More

Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Please do not waste one to three hours of your life on this ride. I’m not sure why this is even a tourist attraction. Perhaps westerners think this is a novelty but not really for me coming from another southeast asian country (Malaysia). It wasn’t...More

Thank Erica L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We tend to get lost, very easily ! So decided to book a tour even though it cost more. Glad we did , Thura was a very pleasant young man and he told us a lot about the places we stopped and History of the...More

Thank exbritjenni
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Go to Yangon central station, platform 6; pay the ridiculously cheap fee and board the circular train for a 3 hour journey around Yangon, taking in the city, suburbs and some countryside areas. If you want an introduction to the country, local life and the...More

Thank PoshinDevon
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although 3hrs is a bit long to sit on a train without a final destination, I enjoyed glimpsing into the daily lives of the local commuters going about their day. The various food hawkers were a highlight of the trip and at the cost of...More

Thank Loz1978
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you wanna get a glimps of the real citylife and its suburbs a must thing to do. You will enjoy a 3 hour trip for only 200 kyat! Where else can you get that much for so less money? Find a seat at the...More

Thank Chbrunner
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Tony C
13 September 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can but you need to buy the new train tickets whenever you get off the train . one ticket is only for one time ride !
Alison M
20 June 2017|
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Response from Marcelo Z | Reviewed this property |
there is a chance.. otherwise use mimics..
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17 December 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline A | Reviewed this property |
I'd say go for the counter clockwise one, it's the same platform of the ticket selling place (platform 6 or 7), get off from danyangon station, there are always taxi available outside of the market, it's around 9000-10000... More