- Train Guide
At last Myanmar Train Tickets are now available for purchase online.
Click on the book button to book your Myanmar train ticket. A paper ticket is required to travel in Myanmar. Your paper ticket will be available for collection or delivery to a collection point in Myanmar 1 to 2 days before travel. After booking a further e-mail will be sent to you when your paper ticket is ready for collection or delivery.
Myanmar Train Tickets can also be purchased up to 3 days in advance from the train station advance booking office in the location from which the train departs. In Myanmar the train reservation system is not computerised and written records of reservations are kept at the station from which the passenger making the reservation intends to to depart.
In Myanmar there are five types of train ticket. The cheapest type of ticket is available on all trains, however, only certain trains have soft seating and sleeper berths.
From cheapest to most expensive the five types of seat available on Myanmar’s trains are:
Be prepared for a long wait to get your ticket. Sometimes the queues can be long and once you do get served then the ticket needs to be hand written and various forms filled out. There are a lot of form which need to be completed before a foreigner can be given a train ticket.
Important Information for buying train tickets in Myanmar: